The population of Ukraine in September 2012 increased for the first time in 19 years. Well informed "Interfax" on November 18, citing data from the State Statistics Service.
As of October 1 in the country resided 45,378,000 880, which is 177 more than on September 1. Present population of Ukraine (that has everything, including temporary residents) was October 1 45,559,000 325 people.
The natural increase in the Ukraine remained negative (died in September 4000 at 60 Ukrainians more than were born), and the population has grown at the expense of workers — their number has increased over the month by 4000 237 people, for the first time exceeded the negative natural increase. This, says the "Interfax", due to the fact that in September in Ukrainian universities for the new academic year, international students come.
Significant population growth due to in-migration was recorded in the regions, where many universities. Thus, the population of Kiev in September 8000 increased by 188 people, and the Kharkiv region — 6000 to 454. In some regions — Odessa, Lviv, Chernivtsi, Rivne, Zakarpattia regions and Sevastopol — State Statistics recorded a positive natural increase.
In other regions of Ukraine the number of inhabitants has decreased the most — in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions (by 3.3 thousand and 2.4 thousand, respectively).
Ukraine's population reached its peak — 52.2 million in cash and 51.7 million inhabitants permanent — in 1993. Since then, every month, the population decreased