Gobi Development Budget Comparison (2008-2012)

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Umnugovi (Өмнөговь)

Population: 56,930

Total Province: 2,190,282 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi is the largest province by area consisting of 14 soums and a pronvincial capital, Dalanzadgad. The province is also one of the richest in the country with large coal, copper, and gold deposits. In the last decade the province was one of only a handful of areas in the country that had a net population increase, and in the last several years it contributed a net positive amount of local revenues to the national budget.

Umnugovi

Khanbogd (Ханбогд)

Population: 7,150

Total Province: 38,000 (MNT Thousands)

Oyu Tolgoi, a large copper and gold mine jointly owned by the Mongolian Government and Rio Tinto, is located in this county.

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

2011

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic repairs
(Сумын хүн эмнэлгиин барилгын засвар)
20,000
Total20,000

Khankhongor (Ханхонгор)

Population: 1,616

Total Province: 28,000 (MNT Thousands)

Some coal exploration and mining has taken place in this county over the last few years. Baruun Haraa, which a subsidiary of MCS Group has led the exploration in the area. It has large marshy areas that are exploited for small scale agricultural activities and potentially mining. It was also a filming location for the movie "The Story of the Weeping Camel."

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт пабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

2011

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Pharmacy building repairs
(Сумын ЭЭС-ийн барилгын засвар)
10,000
Total10,000

Bayandalai (Баяндалай)

Population: 1,953

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Bayan-Ovoo (Баян Овоо)

Population: 1,596

Total Province: 146,952 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic building repairs
(Эмнэлэгийн барипгын засвар)
39,643
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног техөөрөмж)
18,000
Soum center 0.4 kW line repair
(Сумын төвийн 0.4 кв-ын цахилгааны шугамын засвар)
89,309
Total146,952

Bulgan (Булган)

Population: 2,036

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

The famous "Flaming Cliffs" (aka Bayanzag) are in this county. It was also filming location for the film "The Story of the Weeping Camel."

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Хүн эмнэлэгт лабораториин тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Gurvantes (Гурвантэс)

Population: 4,411

Total Province: 233,000 (MNT Thousands)

Ovoot Tolgoi, a coal mine owned by SouthGobi Sands, is located in this county. It is the largest county in Umnugovi province by land area.

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораториин тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

2012

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic building expansion
(Эмнэлгиин барилгын өргөтгөлийн барилга барих)
215,000
Total215,000

Mandal-Ovoo (Мандаловоо)

Population: 1,569

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторын тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Manlai (Манлай)

Population: 2,028

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Nomgon (Номгон)

Population: 2,645

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт пабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Noyon (Ноён)

Population: 1,017

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Sevrei (Сэврэй)

Population: 1,891

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

The famous "Khongoriin Els" sand dunes are in this county.

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Khurmen (Хүрмэн)

Population: 1,557

Total Province: 288,330 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт лабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

2011

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Clinic building expansion
(Эмнэлгийн өргөтгөлийн барилгыг барих)
104,500
Expanded clinic building construction
(Сумын эмнэлгийн өргөтгөлийн барилга барих `)
165,830
Total270,330

Tsogt-Ovoo (Цогтовоо)

Population: 1,540

Total Province: 18,000 (MNT Thousands)

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Soum clinic laboratory equipment
(Сумын эмнэлэгт пабораторийн тоног төхөөрөмж)
18,000
Total18,000

Dalanzadgad (Даланзадгад)

Population: 18,740

Total Province: 1,312,000 (MNT Thousands)

The provincial capital of Umnugovi. Its name means "Seventy Springs," and it is situated within Khankhongor county.

Umnugovi

2010

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Unified hospital equipment
(Нэгдсэн эмнэлгийн уламжлалт эмчилгээний тасагт тоног төхеөрөмж)
10,000
Unified hospital building repairs
(Нэгдсэн эмнэлэг сэтгэц наркологийн барилгын засвар)
12,000
Total22,000

2011

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
75 bed clinic building roof repair
(75 ортой эмнэлгийн барилгын дээврийн засвар)
40,000
Total40,000

2012

DescriptionProvincial
(MNT Thousands)
Diagnosis equipment
(Эмнэлгүүдийн эмчилгээ, оношлогооны, ариутгалын тоног төхөөрөмжийн хангалтыг нэмэгдүүлж, эмнэлгийн тусламж үйлчилгээний чанарыг дээшлүүлэх)
1,200,000
Install nursing equipment
(Аймгийн ахмадын сувилалд нөхөн сэргээх эмчилгээний хүчилтөрөгчийн аппарат суурилуулах)
50,000
Total1,250,000
About the Gobi Development Budget Comparison (2008-2012) Widget

The Gobi Development Budget Comparison creates data lists of economic and infrastructure expenditures from the national and provincial budgets in all 14 soums (counties) and the provincial capital of Umnugovi Aimag (province) during the period of 2008-2012. There are several paramters to choose from including budget type (provincial vs. national), expense category (general type of expense), and display method of expenses (absolute vs. per capita). Note that totals and summed subtotals may not exactly match due to rounding.

Key Terms:

  • Aimag - Province
  • Soum - County, next administrative unit below aimag
  • Bag - County subunit or subdistrict, next administrative unit below soum
  • Ger - Mongolian yurt, traditional dwelling
  • Dalanzadgad - Provincial capital of Umnugovi
  • MNT - Mongolian tugrik (approx. 1400MNT/USD)

Sources of data for this widget are:

  • Budget information from "Аймгийн засаг даргын мөрийн хөтөлбөрийн хэрэгжилт 2009-2012", Өмнөговь аймгийн засаг даргын тамгын газар, (Даланзадгад) 2012, pg. 79-104. (Provincial Government Program Implementation 2009-2012).
  • Population information from national census 2010.