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Lesson overview:How is the population distributed across Russia?

  • The population of Russia is 114.5 million (2020) and it is the 9th most populous in the world.
  • Russia is one of the most sparsely populated countries in the world. Its country has a population density of 9 people per square kilometre.
  • Human and physical factors have influenced the population distribution of Europe.
  • The population of Russia is 114.5 million (2020) and it is the 9th most populous in the world.
  • Russia is one of the most sparsely populated countries in the world. Its country has a population density of 9 people per square kilometre.
  • Human and physical factors have influenced the population distribution of Europe.

During this lesson we will consider the distribution of Russia's population as well as the reasons for the patterns in this population distribution and density.