Profile of Chukotka Autonomous Region

General Overview

Population
50.2 thousand people

0.03% of the population of the RF,
84th ranking

Urban — 34.7 (69.1%)
Rural — 15.5 (30.9%)

Territory
721.5 thousand sq. km

4.2% of the territory of the RF,
6th ranking

The population density is — 0.07 people/sq. km (RF — 8.6)
The share of the urban population (as of 01.01.2016) — 69.2 % (RF — 74.1%)


Ethnic Composition

Russians — 52.5 % (RF - 80.9%)

Chukchi — 26.7 %

Ukrainians — 6.0 % (RF – 1.4%)

Eskimos — 3.2 %

Evens (Lamuts) — 2.9 %

Large Towns
Anadyr15.4 thousand people
Bilibino5.7 thousand people
Pevek4.9 thousand people

Economic Climate

The efficiency level of regional executive authorities of the region based on assessment of the Government of the Russian Federation (2015) — no information available 

Indicators, 2016

RUB MIO (* — USD MIO)

per capita, RUB thous. (** — USD thous.)

value

ranking among other regions of the RF

value

average for the RF

ranking among other regions of the RF

Gross regional product 1

56 556

78

1 119

426

5

Industrial output 2

86 728,1

N/A

1 732,8 5

N/A

N/A

Agricultural production 5

1 167,5

N/A

23,3

N/A

N/A

Retail turnover 2

6 426,1

N/A

128,4 5

N/A

N/A

Value of foreign trade  3

138,9*

N/A

2,7**

N/A

N/A

Fixed investment 4

5 489,3

N/A

109,6

N/A

N/A

1 – data for 2014, excluding information regarding the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol
2 – preliminary data
3 – data for January-November 2016
4 - data for January-September of 2016
5 - estimate

Employment Structure, % (2015)

Structure of Industrial Production, % (2016)

The Largest Enterprises:

Chukotka Mining and Geological Company, JSC
Northern Gold, LLC
Mayskoye Gold Mining Company, LLC
Branch of Rosenergoatom Concern, OJSC
Bilibino NPP Chukotkommunkhoz, state-owned company of Chukotka Autonomous Region
Rudnik Karalveem (Karalveem mine), OJSC
Chukotsnab, State Unitary Enterprise of Chukotka Autonomous Region
Chukotenergo, JSC
Mining partnership "Chukotka", LLC
Chukotskaya torgovaya kompaniya (Chukotka Trade Company), non-public joint-stock company
Rudnik Valunisty (Valunisty Mine), LLC
ChukotAVIA, state-owned company of Chukotka Autonomous Region
Mining partnership "Shahter", LLC
Chukotskaya optovaya torgovlya (Chukotka Wholesale), state-owned company of Chukotka Autonomous Region
Shahta Nagornaya (Nagornaya mine), OJSC

Leading Regional Banks:

Sberbank
Asian-Pacific Bank
Rosselkhozbank

Financial Background and Social Situation

Budget Revenues
33.0 billion

for 2016

Financial self-sufficiency — 55.4 %
Return of tax and duties — 16.2 млрд. руб
Fiscal capacity — 0.677% (RF: 100; 27th ranking)

Budget Surplus — Deficit for Total Expenditures
9% surplus

4.2% of the RF, 6th ranking

Ratio of financial flows "Regions-Center" and "Center-Regions" — 0.1 times (RF: 2nd)

Incoming from the Center:
grants — 77.4% subsidy — 19.2%,
subventions — 1.7%


Natural Population Increase
3.1 people per
1000 of inhabitants

Positive migration balance  
-7.2 people per 1000 of inhabitants

Cash Incomes per Capita
RUB 57.4 thousand

Cash incomes per capita compared to subsistence minimum wage — 3.1%

The share of the population with incomes below the subsistence minimum wage (2015) — 8.9 % (RF: 13.3 %; 6th ranking)

Average monthly nominal accrued wages — RUB 83 029 
(RF: RUB 35 754)

Wage arrears to wages fund — 0 %