Statistics show that most of Khasanskii Raion's workforce is employed by large- and medium-sized organizations, 21 percent of which are in transportation.
In Khasanskii Raion the largest-scale economic project and backbone enterprise was Slavyanskii Shipyard, which employed about 3,500 individuals at its peak (compared to 600 employees at present, including contractors from other regions).
Despite this, Russian Railways has shown no interest in developing this territory, as evidenced by the everyday reality that villages around Khasanskii Raion appear to lag behind the Chinese border area when it comes to conditions at border crossings and living conditions in general.
Construction by Gazprom OJSC of a liquefied natural gas production facility (Vladivostok-LNG) at Lomonosov Cape with a capacity of 15 million tons a year is viewed as a driving economic force for Khasanskii Raion and Primorskii Krai.
The current project does not take into account the location's fire and seismic risks or the uniqueness of Khasanskii Raion's ecosystem--the district is home to the Land of the Leopard national park, the Kedrovaia Pad nature reserve (a UNESCO world heritage site), and a marine conservation area (PrimaMedia 2014).
The history of construction of a transshipment complex on the territory of Slavianskii Shipyard reflects the many antagonisms between a local community's notions of the common good and those of businesses and the authorities at krai (frontier territory), raion, and local (village) levels.
All polyclinics and hospitals in the 56 raions of Sverdlovsk Oblast record the diagnosis at each visit or admission on a standardized form, which includes name, address, employment (yes/no), place of work, age group (0-14 years, 15-17 years, [is greater than or equal to] 18 years), diagnosis, and first episode (yes/no).
The exposure within the units of observation (raions) is not expected to be homogenous, and differences in exposure between units of observation are possibly smaller than the individual differences within each unit of observation.
The oblast level information is aggregated from the raions of each oblast.