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Baikal is a village in Russia, Irkutsk oblast, Sliudanskyy region.

Geography

The village is near Lake Baikal and setted in left coast of river Angara. In the right coast is Listvianka. The administrative centre Irkutsk is 60 kilometers north. There is an automobile ferry to Listvianka.

Population

In 2005, there were 400 people living in Baikal village. In USSR times there were about 10000 humans.

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