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City news, 21.11.2001 18:03

The birth-rate in St. Petersburg is rising.

During 10 last months the birth rate has increased by 1771 babies relative to the same period of the last year. The absolute number of new-born children came to 28015. With an increasing number of deliveries, the infantile death-rate has fallen to 9 per thousand babies.

(c) 2000