01 June 2015, Monday, 14:47
UFA, 1 June 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Rozaliya Valeeva/. In Bashkortostan almost 15 children are born per thousand of population a year, according to Bashkortostan Statistics Agency. Total 60.2 thousand children were born in 2014.
As of 2013, 13 children were born per thousand of population (13.2 ratio) in the Russian regions.
Currently 1567 pre-school organizations, 200 branches of pre-school institutions, 380 groups of pre-school education at schools operate in the republic. 223.6 thousand children visit kindergartens. In 2014 74.7 thousand children were engaged in activities of 129 youth sports schools and sports clubs. 39.6 thousand children went to music and art schools.