Russia Kelsey Vibbert
Holidays & Festivals • January 1-5 New years vacation • January 7th Christmas • February 23 rd defender of the motherland day • March 8th international woman's day • May 1st spring & labor celebration • May 9th victory day • June 12th Russia day • November 4th civil unity day
Type of Government • Russia's type of government is a federation.
Population • Population as of August 2011: 142.9 million.
Capital • The capital of Russia is Moscow .
Average Income • The average income per capita in Russia is 13,236.
Major Religions • Russian Orthodox, Islam, Judaism, Roman Catholicism, Protestant, Buddhist, other.
Natural Resources Petroleum, natural gas, timber, furs, precious and nonferrous metals.
Russian climate There is a cold arctic climate in the north Siberia and there is a sub-tropical hot climate near the Black Sea. The biggest part of Russia is situated in the north and there is a little amount of places, where Russian people can enjoy sun.
Industry • Types-Complete range of manufactures: automobiles, trucks, trains, agricultural equipment, advanced aircraft, aerospace, machine and equipment products; mining and extractive industry; medical and scientific instruments; construction equipment.