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Census a challenge in the remote areas of Yamal

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Russian statistics service Rosstat on April 1 started a nationwide census in the remote area of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region

Russian statistics service Rosstat on April 1 started a nationwide census in the remote area of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region

© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaRussian statistics service Rosstat on April 1 started a nationwide census in the remote area of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region
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Russian statistics service Rosstat on April 1 started a nationwide census in the remote area of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaA nationwide census will be held throughout Russia from October 14 to 25. Alexander Surinov, the head of Rosstat, came to the tundra to observe and manage the census. Photo: nomadic reindeer herder dwelling in Yamal
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A nationwide census will be held throughout Russia from October 14 to 25. Alexander Surinov, the head of Rosstat, came to the tundra to observe and manage the census. Photo: nomadic reindeer herder dwelling in Yamal
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaRosstat officials called a native Khanty family of five in advance, but it was not easy to reach their dwelling (chum)
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Rosstat officials called a native Khanty family of five in advance, but it was not easy to reach their dwelling (chum)
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaOn the way to Khanty, one of the vehicles got stuck in the snow.
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On the way to Khanty, one of the vehicles got stuck in the snow.
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaHelicopters are the best means of transportation to remote nomadic settlements but are also the most expensive. According to Yamalstat, a single helicopter flight, including takeoff and landing costs, runs around 86,000 rubles (almost $3,000)
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Helicopters are the best means of transportation to remote nomadic settlements but are also the most expensive. According to Yamalstat, a single helicopter flight, including takeoff and landing costs, runs around 86,000 rubles (almost $3,000)
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaCensus takers are to gather information on 45,000 respondents in Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region. More than 500,000 Russians live in remote areas. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
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Census takers are to gather information on 45,000 respondents in Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region. More than 500,000 Russians live in remote areas. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaIndividual nomadic families can live several kilometers away from each other. Reindeer are the only means of transportation in such conditions.
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Individual nomadic families can live several kilometers away from each other. Reindeer are the only means of transportation in such conditions.
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaThe census was initially postponed until October 2013 due to the economic crisis. The government, however, decided in November that the census should be held as scheduled, on the grounds that it would help shape Russia's social and economic policies in the post-crisis period. Russia has allocated around 10.5 billion rubles for the census. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
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The census was initially postponed until October 2013 due to the economic crisis. The government, however, decided in November that the census should be held as scheduled, on the grounds that it would help shape Russia's social and economic policies in the post-crisis period. Russia has allocated around 10.5 billion rubles for the census. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaMost of the census takers will be students. They will receive around 5,500 rubles per month. Those census takers who work in the remote areas of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region speak all the national dialects of the inhabitants.
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Most of the census takers will be students. They will receive around 5,500 rubles per month. Those census takers who work in the remote areas of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region speak all the national dialects of the inhabitants.
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaDuring the survey, the Tayshin family spoke one of the national dialects. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
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During the survey, the Tayshin family spoke one of the national dialects. Photo: nomadic family in Yamal
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaHospitable Yamal family welcomes the census takers with local delicacies, stroganina, or uncooked frozen fish
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Hospitable Yamal family welcomes the census takers with local delicacies, stroganina, or uncooked frozen fish
© RIA Novosti . Tatiana VinogradovaAfter the exotic lunch, census takers and the head of Rosstat continued their thrilling trip along the Gulf of Ob to register the nomads whose settlement is a five-hour journey from the administrative center of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region, Salekhard
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After the exotic lunch, census takers and the head of Rosstat continued their thrilling trip along the Gulf of Ob to register the nomads whose settlement is a five-hour journey from the administrative center of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region, Salekhard
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