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Sometimes called White Russia or alternatively White Ruthenia, especially in relation to the pre history of the region. Culture name also known as Belarussian.
The name Belarus probably derives from the Middle Ages geographic designation of the area as "White Russia. Such labeling probably predates the times when the Kievan Kingdom came into existence. Historic sources mention Belarus during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries as a geographic name; it later gained specific political meaning, including nation-state identification.
Although Belarusians are the dominant ethnic group in the country, the culture includes people of various ethnicities such as Lithuanians, Poles, Ukrainians, Russians, Jews, and Tartars.
The richness and blend of the culture reflects the complexity of ethnic interactions that have been taking place in this region for hundreds of years. Belarus is bounded by Poland and Lithuania on the west, Latvia in the northwest, Russia in the northeast and east, and Ukraine in the south.
Belarus is a large plain about the size of Kansas, with a total area of 80, square milessquare kilometers. The basins are connected, forming a system of natural waterways that link the Baltic and Black Seas.
Much of the country is lowland with gently rolling hills; forests cover one-third of the land and their peat marshes are a valuable natural resource. Modern Belarus is fairly evenly populated, with the exceptions of the marshes along the southern boundary with Ukraine. The capital, Minsk, is the largest and one of the oldest cities in the region and is centrally located.
Belarus has a moderate continental climate that is influenced by the Baltic Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The summers are cool with some warm days, and winters are cold, while the average annual precipitation ranges Average temperature ranges are from The population of Belarus was estimated to be 10, in The major ethnic groups in were Belarusians The demographic distribution remained consistent for centuries, but changed profoundly during the course of the twentieth century, especially due to the murder of Jews and Poles during the Holocaust and the influx of ethnic Russians.
The population density was estimated at inhabitants per square mile in Women make up 53 percent of the population, and men the remaining 47 percent. Approximately 69 percent of the population is urban. The biggest city is Minsk, with around 1. The official language is Belarusian, but Russian is also widely spoken.
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