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The Dnieper (to 1796 lots, from 1796 to 1802 — Novorossiysk,from 1802 to 1926, Yekaterinoslav, 2015 - Dnepropetrovsk — city, regional center of Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine, Dnieper center of the agglomeration. Fourth city in population in Ukraine after Kiev, Kharkov and Odessa. Dnepropetrovsk was originally conceived as the third capital of the Russian Empire, after Moscow and St. Petersburg. One of the biggest industrial centres of Soviet Ukraine, Dnipropetrovsk was one of the key centers of the nuclear, defense and space industries of the Soviet Union. Because of its military industry, Dnipropetrovsk was closed until 1990-ies. Especially developed metallurgy, Metalworking, mechanical engineering and other heavy industries. The population of the former from 1976 to 2011 city-millionaire) on November 1, 2015 amounted to 974 341 permanent resident and 984 466 people of the cash population, within the boundaries of the city Council — including the village Aviator — 976 755 permanent residents and 986 887 people population.