Category:Ternopil Oblast

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English: Ternopil Oblast is a province in western Ukraine. Population: ca. 1.2 million. It is nearly exclusively Ukrainian speaking area, with Ukrainian population mainly belonging to Catholic (Eastern Catholic or also known as Greek-Catholic) church, with many Ukrainian Orthodox (of Kyiv patriarchate and autocephalous Ukrainian Orthodox church) and some Roman Catholics, mainly of Polish ancestry. Ternopil Oblast was part of Poland prior to 1939 and Austria-Hungary prior to 1918.
Ternopil Oblast 
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oblast of Ukraine
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Instance ofoblast of Ukraine
LocationUkraine, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, Ukraine
Capital
Head of government
Inception4 December 1939
Population
  • 1,059,200 (1 January 2017)
Area
  • 13,823 square kilometre
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 311728922
GND ID: 1062668790
OSM relation ID: 72525
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49° 23′ 35.16″ N, 25° 33′ 34.92″ E

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