18 February 2014, Tuesday, 15:54

Ufa population exceeded 1.1 million people

author: Rinat Sagitov

Ufa population exceeded 1.1 million people for the first time. The head of Ufa administration Irek Yalalov told the results of social and economic development of the city at the press conference.

In 2013 more than 17,2 thousand children were born in the city. This is higher than in 2012 by five percent. Natural increase has reached 4788 people. In 2013 Ufa had the highest ratings among Russian megacities on birth rate and natural increase of the population (per 1,000 people).

“Ufa is the single million city in Russia where the positive trends in the population growth are marked for the sixth consecutive year,” Irek Yalalov said.