[12.06.2020 10:07 UTC] Brian Kenety
Czech population rises to 10.7 mn, marriages drop due to coronavirus
The Czech population rose slightly in the first quarter, by 425 people, to level of 10.694 million people, preliminary data published by the Czech Statistical Office show.
Meanwhile, there were only 3,500 marriages through March, 600 fewer in annual terms, due to coronavirus restrictions. During the quarter, 16,100 people immigrated to the Czech Republic, a rise of 800 people year on year.
Český rozhlas 7 - Radio Praha, Vinohradská 12, 120 99 Praha 2, Česká Republika tel: +420-2-2155 2931–7, fax: +420-2-2155 2903
© Copyright 1996-2020 Radio Prague, All Rights Reserved