Mongolia welcomed New Year with population of 3,123.936

2017-01-09 16:37:13

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ By January 1, the population of Mongolia was 3.123.936, reported General Authority of Intellectual Property and State Registration. The total population was 3.059,498 as of January 1, 2016 and 77.762 babies were born during the whole year of 2016 while 18.805 people died.

In addition to that, the number of people, who acquired or restored or re-registered in database was 7.759 persons and number of people who withdrew citizenship of Mongolia was 2.278.

“- We have fingerprint data of all 3.1 million citizens with information on age and gender. According to the database, gender ratio is 49.5:50.5. In other words, the number of men (1.547.286) men is less than the number of women (1.576.650)” said chairwomen of GAIPSR staff B.Badamtsetseg.

By the end of 2016, registered married couples were 17.118, while 4.159 couples registered divorced.