State Statistics Committee of Ukraine has recorded a birth rate growth in January-May 2012 in all regions of the country.
"In the period from January to May 2012, 208.3 thousand children were born in Ukraine, which is 13.9 thousand more than for the corresponding period last year", – stated in the State Statistics Committee.
According to the statistical agency, the birth rate has increased from 10.3 to 11.0 babies per one thousand of population.
"The growth of birth has been observed in all regions of the country. In Volyn, Transcarpathian, Rovno and Kiev regions birth rate exceeds the death rate ", – underlined in the report.