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Posted inEastern Europe & Russia, Regions

Is Belarus Facing a Demographic Crisis?

13 March 2002 MINSK, 12 March (Racyja)–According to preliminary data released by the Belarusian Statistics Ministry, the country’s population fell in number to 9,951,300 people as of this year (compared with 10,018,000 in 2000). According to the United Nations, Belarus is facing a demographic crisis. The situation is reportedly most worrisome in the Vitebsk region, […]