This year, according to state statistics, 100 dead Ukrainians accounted for only 59 births.
During January-September 2018 the population of Ukraine decreased by 165,6 thousand people. On Monday, November 19, reported on the website of the State statistics service.
Thus, according to the statistical office, the number of present population in Ukraine on October 1, 2018 was 42 220, 8 thousand people.
“There remains a substantial excess number of deaths over number of births: 100 deaths – 59 born”, – stated in the message.
Recall, from January to August the number pattern of the population of Ukraine in the first eight months (January to August 2018) decreased by a 152.4 thousands.
Earlier it was reported that for seven months of the current year Ukraine’s population declined by 138,3 thousand persons, and for the last year Ukrainians became less on 198,1 thousand people.