The Perm Krai is a constituent entity of the Russian Federation and is part of the Volga Federal District. The administrative center is the city of Perm. It borders on the north with the Republic of Komi, in the northwest with the Kirov region, in the west with Udmurtia, in the south with Bashkortostan, in the east with the Sverdlovsk region. It was formed on December 1, 2005 as a result of the merger of the Perm Region and the Permian Komi Autonomous Okrug in accordance with the results of the referendum held on December 7, 2003.  

Perm Region