- 28 Aug 2019 7:40 AM
- Hungary Matters
In the first six months of the year, 41,902 children were born, 1,201 fewer than in the same period last year, while 67,741 died, 691 more than in Jan-June 2018.
The rate of natural population decline was 7,9% higher than in the same period a year earlier, KSH said.
The number of marriages increased, with 24,020 couples tying the knot, 7,9% more than in the same period last year.