- 23 Dec 2019 7:23 AM
- Hungary Matters
The number of marriages increased, with 57,774 couples tying the knot, 24% more than in the same period last year, and the highest number since 1990.
In the first ten months of the year, 74,064 children were born, 1,242 fewer than in the same period last year, while 108,123 people died, 345 fewer than in Jan-Oct 2018.
The rate of natural population decline grew by 0.01% to 0.42%, the KSH said.