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 Kirov region, in the west with Udmurtia, in the south with Bashkortostan, in the east with Sverdlovsk region. The population is 2 633 774 people. The total area is 160 236 km ².