I've done work in this space and my recollection is that Ethnologue, George P. Murdock's Standard Cross Cultural Sample, and the Ethnographic Atlas (also by Murdock) were the more commonly used datasets in research requiring georeferenced data. The problem is that Ethnologue is certainly not open and Murdock's datasets are not guaranteed to be up to date. ...
I've only seen this data in Russian, unfortunately.
From 2010, you can find census population data on Wikipedia but it's also in Russian. The link is here. Note that you can try the English translation of this page by clicking the English link under Languages header in the left sidebar.
If you need help with translation of titles of regions, please do not ...
There is the GADM database where you can download Russian boundaries in a variety of formats suitable for QGIS and DIVA GIS where u can download data by country. Select and download free geographic (GIS) data for any country in the world.
Generalized political boundaries of the countries comprising the Former Soviet Union
Data formats: (Download data)
This is the data that comes from the MIT
For your reference : here is the information to ensure you get the right shapefiles
These Russia census bureau regional level data on nationalities may be what you need https://www.gks.ru/free_doc/new_site/perepis2010/croc/perepis_itogi1612-tom4.htm
Take p.4 https://www.gks.ru/free_doc/new_site/perepis2010/croc/Documents/Vol4/pub-04-04.xlsx
and there are more data from 2010 population census
No data yet, but this repo will store game results and some other info
To use the data in your app, you can use this link
Which will be updated
and also has some structured data about stadiums
"name": "Luzhniki ...
At the suggestion of sboysel and Stanislav Kralin I explored two data sources that answer the question in different ways.
The RU.zip file off of http://download.geonames.org/export/dump/ is more comprehensive in its inclusion and is better if seeking general populated places in Russia. In total it has 360,646 entries. Be advised that in addition it also ...
I searched some more and found so far the best data set, OpenRussian: https://en.openrussian.org/dictionary. It contains a lot of data, but as far as I could tell not as much as the Russian Wiktionary.
A good general source for map data, including, but not limited to the political boundaries of the nations of the former Soviet Union, is Natural Earth.
Boundaries of nations and nation-like things are under the "cultural" category, and can be downloaded at a variety of resolutions (1:10,000,000; 1:50,000,000; 1:110,000,000) and a variety of ...
You may use our World Cup 2018 dataset which contains more than 38 million tweets from almost 8 million unique Twitter users. The dataset was constructed during the World Cup 2018. Since we have stored the data in a MongoDB instance, the exported data is available as a MongoDB dump. You can easily import the exported data into a MongoDB instance. In order to ...
Guides / collections for open football data include:
Guide to Football/Soccer data and APIs by Joe Kampschmidt; no update yet for the world cup 2018 in russia :-(
Football Data -Awesome Datasets @ DataHub.io - No update yet for the world cup 2018 in russia :-(
My humble self has started a (static / pre-built) JSON HTTP API (...
The 2010 Census results are available on the FSSS web site.
One should click on the Построить таблицу по итогам ВПН-2010 link in the left menu. The direct link is this, but referrer should be in the gks.ru domain.
Here below an example table which contains data on Tatar language speakers in my native town (~100 000 people) and in suburbs.
In the table ...
Mark Weisser's SPAADIA corpora consist of 35 transactional dialogues annotated at the sentence-level with function/mood (declarative, interrogative, imperative, etc)
He's also got a nice annotation guideline for expanding on this schema.
There are many global infectious decease outbreaks databases.
For example, Gideon (15-day free trial) provides data of this kind:
There are also many sources of statistical information from Russian federal authorities (or their territorial bodies):
Rosstat statistics (see my comment above);
Minzdrav annual reports (an example);
Rospotrebnadzor annual ...
This site will display and download exchange rates on a daily basis for the past year:
This OECD link will show you annual exchange rates (use custom option) back to 1995.