13 800 people die in Penza region within 7 months
Penza, 28 August 2021. PenzaNews. 13 807 people died in Penza region in January-July 2021, which is 1 367 more than in the same period of 2020; the increase was 11%. This was evidenced by data of Rosstat.
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The number of children born in the region in the seven months of this year was 5 375. This is 252 fewer babies than in the same period last year. The decrease is 4.5%.
Thus, the natural decline in the population in Penza region, that is, the excess of the number of deaths over the number of births, amounted to 8 432 people in January-July 2021.
At the end of the seven months of 2020, it was 6 813 people.