During January-June 2018 the population of Ukraine decreased by 122,5 thousand. as of July 1, Ukraine has 42263,9 thousand. it is reported by the state statistics service. Also the number of deaths exceeds the number of live births in the country.
“100 dead and 55 live births,” reads the message.
During that period in Ukraine was born of 164,3 thousand children died 298 thousand people, of which 1279 children aged up to one year, have informed in Department.
In the state statistics service also said that in January-June 2018 were observed migration population growth at the level of 11.2 thousand people, while as for the same period in 2017, the figure was 3807.