As of October 1, 41 million 319 thousand people lived in Ukraine, according to the data from the State Statistics Service, writes “Ya i Zakon”.
“The total population decline in January-September 2021 amounted to 268.5 thousand people,” the statement reads.
According to the State Statistics Service, as of October 1, 2021, the number of the current population in Ukraine was estimated at 41 million 319 thousand people.
“The number of deaths still exceeds the number of live births: there are 42 live births per 100 deaths,” the agency said.
Earlier it was reported that in the first six months of 2021, the population of Ukraine decreased by 205,172 people, according to the State Statistics Service. Now there are 41.38 million Ukrainians, which corresponds to the level of 1958. The population is declining across the country, except for Kyiv region.