According to city officials, the birth rate in Moscow this year, compared with 2009 increased by 16 thousand people. For example, in 2009 in Moscow hospitals appeared 116 thousand babies in 2010 — 123 thousand, in 2011 — 125 thousand. 2012 broke all records demographics: about 132 thousand newborns appeared in the families of Muscovites.
At the same mortality rates as compared to the previous years has greatly decreased. In 2009 and 2011 they were 120 thousand, in 2010 — 126 thousand, and in 2012 — 112.5 thousand people. These data allowed us to talk about the natural increase of the population, which in 2012 amounted to 12.5 thousand people, while in 2009 and 2010, these figures, unfortunately, were negative (minus 4 and minus thousand three thousand, respectively) .
In addition, as predicted by the authorities, the life expectancy in 2012 in the capital exceed 75 years. Three years ago the figure was 73.6 years.