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V. I. Lenin

THE AGRARIAN QUESTION IN
RUSSIA TOWARDS THE CLOSE
OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

First published in 1918 as
a separate pamphlet by the
Zhizn i Znaniye Publishers

Published according  
to the pamphlet text  
 

From V. I. Lenin, Collected Works, 4th English Edition,
Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1963

Vol. 15, pp. 69-147.

Translated from the Russian
Edited by Andrew Rothstein and Bernard Isaacs


Prepared © for the Internet by David J. Romagnolo, djr@cruzio.com (September 1997)

Total land area

Including

Including

Population
in 1897

Square
versts
(thous.)

Dess.
(mill.)

Lands of
which no
data are
available
(mill.
dess.)

Lands
regis-
tered
(mill.
dess.)

Arable

Mead-
ows

For-
ests

Total

Total
(thous.)

Per
sq.
verst

Million Dessiatins

10 gubernias in King-
  dom of Poland
38 gubernias west of
  the Volga
12 gubernias north
  and east of Volga
Total for 50 gubernias
  of European Russia
Caucasus
Siberia
Central Asia
Total for Asiatic
  Russia
Total for Russian
  Empire[¥]


111.6
 
1,755.6
 
2,474.9
 
4,230.5
411.7
10,966.1
3,141.6
 
14,519.4
 
18,861.5


11.6
 
183.0
 
258.0
 
441.0
42.9
1,142.6
327.3
 
1,512.8
 
1,965.4


--  
 
--  
 
--  
 
--  
22.1
639.7
157.4
 
819.2
 
819.2


11.6
 
183.0
 
258.0
 
441.0
20.8
502.9
169.9
 
693.6
 
1,146.2


7.4
 
93.6
 
22.3
 
115.9
6.5
4.3
0.9
 
11.7
 
135.0


0.9
 
18.7
 
7.1
 
25.8
2.2
3.9
1.6
 
7.7
 
34.4


2.5
 
34.0
 
132.0
 
166.0
2.5
121.0
8.0
 
131.5
 
300.0


10.8
 
146.3
 
161.4
 
307.7
11.2
129.2
10.5
 
150.9
 
469.4


9,402.2
 
--    
 
--    
 
93,442.9
9,289.4
5,758.8
7,746.7
 
--    
 
125,640.0


84.3
 
--
 
--
 
22.1
22.6
 0.5
 2.5
 
--
 
 6.7