The resident population of Moscow (in the range of operating from 1 July 2012.) Assessment of September 1, 2012. amounted to 11 million 911.1 thousand people. These data are published today by the territorial bodies of the Federal Service of State Statistics of Russia for Moscow (Mosgorstat) report on the socio-economic situation in the capital in January-September 2012.
The demographic situation is characterized by a continuous process of natural loss of population change: births in January-August 2012. exceeded the number of deaths and natural decline was replaced by natural growth. The number of births in January-August 2012. compared with the same period last year increased by 7.6% to 89.2 million people, the number of deaths increased by 2.2% and amounted to 77.6 thousand people. The natural increase in January-August 2012. 11.6 thousand people.
In January-August 2012. marriages registered 60 680 thousand, or 1.8% less than the same period last year, divorce rates were 27 582 thousand (down 6.6%).