Flashcards in 9. Situation In 1914 (Economic) Deck (46)
What was the annual GNP growth between 1906-14?
What was the impact of having a GNP of 6% per year during 1906-14?
Slow compared to other superpowers
During what years were the GNP, 3.5%?
In what sector was there a small labour force?
Why did factories have to employ loads of people?
Compensate for the lack of investment
How many peasant households were independent in 1907?
In what year were the number of independent peasant households 42000?
How many peasant households were independent in 1913?
In what year were the number of independent peasant households, 134,500?
How many peasant households were independent in 1914?
98,000 as people moved to urban areas
In what year were the number of independent peasant households 98,000?
Between 1907-14 what was the rise in independent peasant households?
Why was there a decrease in independent peasant households in 1914?
People moved to the city
What was the length of the Russian railway in 1881?
In what year was the length of the Russian railway 21,230km?
What was the length of the Russian railway in 1914?
In what year was the length of the Russian railway 70,000km?
What was the condition of the Russian railway by 1914?
Still not finished
In 1914, what substance were Russia, the fourth largest producers in?
What was the name of the high class peasants formed?
Where was growth focused?
Internal markets rather than foreign markets
What did Russia still rely heavily on?
Foreign loans (e.g. france)
What strategy did Stolypin use to address the agricultural problem?
"Wager on the strong"
When was there a record harvest?
What percentage of land was consolidated?
What happened in 1913?
There was a record harvest
What did the record harvest hide?
disguised a lack of progress
in Russian methods of farming.
What was Russias output of pig iron in 1892?
When was Russia’s output of pig iron amounted to 1.1 million metric tons?