Population of Belarus decreased in 2019

Only in 10 districts of the country, and only in the Minsk region there was registered positive population dynamics.

Thus, as of 1 July 2019, the population of Belarus made 9 million 456,2 people, or 19,021 people less than on 1 January 2019. The migration growth in the first half of the year amounted to 899 people. The largest drop in population was registered in Vitebsk region minus 5600 people.

The population of Minsk continues to decline as well. In January-June 2019, it decreased by 2418 people.

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