"The number of the present population in Ukraine is 42,263,9 people as at July 1, 2018. during January-June 2018, the number of the population decreased by 112,500 people," the message said.
It is noted that the excess of the number of those who died over those who was born is still significant: 55 born for 100 died.
As we reported 39,582 citizens of Ukraine were granted the Russian citizenship in 2018. Since January 2018 until June 2018, 39,582 citizens of Ukraine were granted the Russian citizenship (it was accepted, restored or recognized).
As we reported 240, 000 citizens of the Russian Federation passed the biometric control at the border with Ukraine during the six months of 2018.