As of Jule 1, 2013, the number of
population of Astana city amounted to 790 238 people, including Almaty district
- 364 790
(46.2%), Esil - 106 854 (13.5%), Saryarka - 318 594 (40.3%) people. This was
reported to astana.kz in the capital Department of statistics.
“In comparison with the beginning of 2012, total number of Astana city population increased by 12 040 people, including Almaty district - 1 108 people, Esil - 4 117, Saryarka - 6 815 people”, - notes the agency.
According to the Department’s data, over the first five months 8 733 of newly born babies were registered in Astana, which is 13.3% more in comparison with th relevant period of the past year. Along with that, natural growth of the population in comparison with January-May of the past year increased by 17.1% and amounted to 7 240 people.
Over the same period 1 493 people died in the city, and it is 1.9% less than in January-May of 2012.
“In January-May 73 children, who died in the age below 1, were registered, which is 22 cases less that over the similar period of 2012. Infant mortality rate amounted to 8.36 died children in the age below 1 year per 1000 of newly born babies (in January-May of 2012 - 12.33)”, - notes the Department.
Among main death causes blood circulatory system diseases are on the first place, as before - 38.8%, neoplasms - 17.5%, accidents, intoxication and traumas 0 15.1%.
Over January-May of 2013, the number of registered marriages in the civil registration agencies increased by 7.8% in comparison with the relevant period of the past year, and the number of divorces increased by 12.4%.