In January-October 2019, Ukraine's population decreased by 212,5 thousand people. This was reported on the official website of Ukraine’s State Statistics Service.
The estimated population of Ukraine, as of November 1, 2019, amounted to 41940,7 thousand people.
The excess of the number of deaths over the number of live births remains significant: there are 54 live births per 100 deaths.
As we reported earlier, according to the survey, conducted by the Razumkov Center, 37,5% of Ukrainians believe that Ukraine is moving in the right direction. Strana.ua informed.
It is noted that 45% of respondents assessed the recent changes positively in October, and in September - 57% of respondents, respectively.
Simultaneously with the decline in optimistic Ukrainians, the number of those, who assess events in the country negatively, increased from 17% in September to 29% in October. In November, the number of negatively-minded respondents almost equaled the number of people assessing the situation positively and reached 35% of respondents.