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Friday, 29.04.2016, 16:57
Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, during the first three months of 2016, 5313 newborn were registered in Latvia – 87 babies or 2% more than during the corresponding period of 2015. The number of newborn tends to increase already since 2011.
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Statistics Lithuania informs that in 2015, 44.5 thousand people emigrated from Lithuania, which is by 7.9 thousand (21.6%) more than in 2014. In 2015, the number of emigrants per 1000 residents stood at 15.3 (in 2014, 12.5).
On February 25, in University of Latvia 74th conference section meeting "Depopulation Risks and Challenges" the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) demography experts presented research on changes occurred during the last 15 years in demographic and social indicators (marital status, common children, migration, education) of couples married in 2001, as well as on influence of various factors on divorces.
Residents of Lithuania are becoming increasingly alarmed over the security threats of illegal migration, shows a poll published on Friday, informs LETA/BNS.
Europe cannot take in all the refugees in the world, as Ilmars Mezs, head of the International Organization for Migration offices in Riga, told the LNT television this morning, informs LETA.
The Lithuanian population decreased by over 1% over the past year 2015, mainly due to increased emigration, the Statistics Department said on Friday, cites LETA/BNS.
According to the European Commission's employment and social development report which analyzes social issues of European countries, Estonian families with children are the most jeopardized by poverty and low employment, the daily Eesti Paevaleht reports, cites LETA/BNS.