The features of the demographic processes in the Primorsky Region in the last two decades are analyzed: the dynamics of fertility and mortality, changes in the sex-age structure of the population, the magnitude and direction of migration flows. Revealing factors influencing on the decline in population.
Questions connected with the possibility of application of cartographical method for studying of demographic processes in Russia are considered. Definition of demographic maps and their classification are offered. Used techniques of creation of complex and synthetic maps are described – by construction of legends of tabular type, working out of integrated indexes and estimated classifications on their basis, and also as a result of modelling of typological synthetic characteristics are. Web-application "Demography" is designed on the basis of the prepared series of maps. The presented maps and developed web-application "Demography" can be used for making administrative decisions in the sphere of optimisation of demographic and migratory processes in Russia, and also for a wide range of users, interested in demographic development of Russian regions.