Mortality rate decreased in Azerbaijan

  • 15:30 17 July 2019

Mortality rate decreased in Azerbaijan

During 5 months of this year, the district (city) registration departments of the Ministry of Justice registered 56,254 newborns, and the ratio of this number per 1000 population compared with the previous year remained at the same level (13.7), ONA reports citing State Committee.

During the current period, 1,238 twins and 36 triplets were born.

In January-May of this year, 24,690 deaths were registered in the country, and the death rate per 1000 population decreased from 6.2 to 6.0 compared to the same period last year.

Kamala Guliyeva