Rosstat: In June 2020, 554 more people died in Penza region than a year ago
Penza, 8 August 2020. PenzaNews. 2 048 people died in Penza region in June 2020, which is 554 more than in the same month in 2019. This was evidenced by data of Rosstat.
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The number of deaths in the region increased by 37.1%.
In the six months of 2020, 10 517 people died in Penza region, while in the first half of 2019, 9 375 died. The growth was 1 142 people, or 12.2%.
In January-June this year, 4,723 children were born in the region, which is 398 less than in the same period of 2019. The decrease is 7.8%.
The natural population decline in Penza region increased. In the first six months of 2019, it was 4 254 people, while in the first half of 2020 it amounted to 5 794.