Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug

The Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (YaNAO; Russian: Яма́ло-Не́нецкий автоно́мный о́круг (ЯНАО), Yamalo-Nenetsky Avtonomny Okrug (YaNAO); Nenets: Ямалы-Ненёцие автономной ӈокрук, Jamaly-Nenjocije awtonomnoj ŋokruk) or Yamalia (Russian: Ямалия) is a federal subject of Russia and an autonomous okrug of Tyumen Oblast. Its administrative center is the town of Salekhard, and its largest city is Noyabrsk. The 2010 Russian Census recorded its population as 522,904.[7] The Autonomous Okrug borders Krasnoyarsk Krai to the east, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug to the south, Nenets Autonomous Okrug and Komi Republic to the west.

Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug
Ямало-Ненецкий автономный округ
Anthem: Anthem of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug
Coordinates: 67°15′N 74°40′E
Federal districtUral[2]
Economic regionWest Siberian[3]
  BodyLegislative Assembly[4]
  Governor[4]Dmitry Artyukhov[5]
  Total750,300 km2 (289,700 sq mi)
 (2010 Census)[7]
538,547 (+3%)
  Density0.70/km2 (1.8/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5 (MSK+2 [9])
ISO 3166 codeRU-YAN
License plates89
OKTMO ID71900000
Official languagesRussian[10]

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