Soviet people

Soviet people (Russian: Сове́тский наро́д, tr. Sovyétsky naród), or citizens of the USSR (Russian: Гра́ждане СССР, tr. Grázhdanye SSSR), was an umbrella demonym (politonym) for the population of the Soviet Union.

Soviet people
Советский народ
Pomerki child sanatory in Kharkov, July 1950.
Total population
286,730,819 (1989)
Primarily Russian, also others
(incl. Ukrainian, Uzbek)
Primarily Eastern Orthodox or Atheism, also others
(incl. Judaism, Islam)
Related ethnic groups
Russians, Ukrainians, Belarusians, Kazakhs, others