The number of inhabitants of Ukraine (excluding Crimea and the area of conducting military operations) as of July 1 of the current year amounted to 42, 82 million people, which is 164 thousand Persons less in comparison With an indicator of 1 July 2014, declared the state Committee of statistics of Ukraine (SSSU).
Fertility, according to the state statistics service, in January-June of the current year amounted to 198 287. In the first half of 2014 this Figure was 230 772 thousand people.
According to official data, the loss of residents is not due to hostilities in the Donbass, and because of migration. Tens of thousands of Ukrainians are leaving the country, going to the Russian Federation and neighboring countries. This is the same official Ukrainian statistics record inflows in 2014 and the first quarter of 2015. In the FMS of Russia has announced that it has provided Since July 1, 2014 immigrant status 325 thousand Displaced persons From Ukraine. In the period From 1 April 2014 to the site of Russia moved in and as of March 31, 2015 has not subsided over 953 thousand Inhabitants From the South-East of Ukraine. Within the 71 regions of Russia deployed 455 temporary accommodation, where available 28, 8 thousand People, and among them, more than 9 thousand Children up to 18 years. In the private sector has almost 489 thousand People. With the petition for refugee status turned about 5, 9 thousand People, a statement about the temporary asylum – 324, 7 thousand People.