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2016  
2017  
Number of births ('000)   
60.9  
56.6 #
Number of births (yoy%)   
+1.6  
-7.0 #
Crude birth rate (number of live births per 1 000 population)  (1)
8.3  
7.7 #
Total fertility rate (number of live births per 1 000 female population)  (2)
1 205  
1 126 #
Number of deaths ('000)   
46.9  
46.6 #
Number of deaths (yoy%)   
+1.7  
-0.7 #
Crude death rate (number of deaths per 1 000 population)  (1)
6.4  
6.3 #
Expectation of life at birth for males (years)   
81.3  
81.7 #
Expectation of life at birth for females (years)
87.3  
87.7 #
Number of marriages (000)   
50.0  
50.9 #
Number of marriages (yoy%)
-3.1  
+1.8 #
Crude marriage rate (number of marriage per 1 000 population)  (1)
6.8  
6.9 #
Median age at first marriage for males   
31.4  
31.4 #
Median age at first marriage for females   
29.4  
29.5 #
(1) Per 1 000 population
(2) Per 1 000 female population excluding female foreign domestic helpers
The Population Census conducted from June to August 2011 provided a benchmark for revising the population estimates compiled since the 2006 Population By-census.  In the above table, population figures as at 2010 have been revised accordingly.

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