Coordinates: 55°N 83°E / 55°N 83°E
Siberian Federal District
Сибирский федеральный округ
|Established||18 May 2000|
|• Presidential Envoy||Anatoly Seryshev|
|• Total||4,361,800 km2 (1,684,100 sq mi)|
|• Density||3.8/km2 (10/sq mi)|
|Omsk Oblast||UTC+06:00 (Omsk Time)|
|most of the district||UTC+07:00 (Krasnoyarsk Time)|
|Irkutsk Oblast||UTC+08:00 (Irkutsk Time)|
|Federal subjects||10 contained|
|Economic regions||2 contained|
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Siberian Federal District (Russian: Сиби́рский федера́льный о́круг, Sibirsky federalny okrug) is one of the eight federal districts of Russia. Its population was 17,178,298 according to the 2010 Census, living in an area of 4,361,800 square kilometers (1,684,100 sq mi). The entire federal district lies within the continent of Asia.
The district was created by presidential decree on 13 May 2000 and covers around 30% of the total land area of Russia. In November 2018, Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai were removed from the Siberian Federal District and added to the Far Eastern Federal District in accordance with a decree issued by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The district comprises the West Siberian (part) and East Siberian economic regions and ten federal subjects:
|#||Flag||Coat of Arms||Federal subject||Area in km2||Population (2010)||Capital/Adm. center||Map of Administrative Division|
|10||Republic of Khakassia||61,600||532,403||Abakan|
|Religion in the Siberian Federal District as of 2012 (Sreda Arena Atlas)|
|Spiritual but not religious||33.2%|
|Atheism and irreligion||18.7%|
|Other and undeclared||7.9%|
According to a 2012 survey, 28.9% of the population of the current federal subjects of the Siberian Federal District (excluding Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai) adheres to the Russian Orthodox Church, 5.2% are unaffiliated generic Christians, 1.9% is an Orthodox believer without belonging to any church or adheres to other (non-Russian) Orthodox churches, 1.4% is an adherent of Islam, 1.2% is an adherant of Buddhism, and 1.6% adhere to some native faith such as Rodnovery, Tengrism, or Tuvan Shamanism. In addition, 33.2% of the population declares to be "spiritual but not religious", 18.7% is atheist, and 7.9% follows other religions or did not give an answer to the question.
Ethnic composition, according to the 2010 census: