Russia and Eastern Europe

Russia and the Former Soviet States

How large a part of the Soviet Union was Russia

While the Soviet Union consisted of 15 Soviet Socialist Republics, the largest was the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic (RSFSR). The RSFSR, also known as Russia, comprised three-quarters of the Soviet Union’s territory and over half of its population.


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