In the Kurgan region in January-May 2022, the death rate exceeded the birth rate by 2.2 times. It is reported by Sverdlovskstat.
As of January 1, 2022, 805.5 thousand people lived in the region. In January-May 2022, 2647 Kurgans were born, 5710 died, including 17 children under the age of one year. Compared to the corresponding period in 2021, there was a decrease in the number of births by 9.2% and the number of deaths by 7.8%.
The migration decline in the population in January-May 2022 compared with the corresponding period of the previous year, the number of arrivals increased by 173 people (by 2.1%), those who left – by 297 people (by 2.9%).
In 2021, the population of the Kurgan region decreased by 13.1 thousand people, including due to migration loss – by 28.2%, due to natural loss – by 71.8%.