Vital Statistics 2019: provisional figures - Slight growth in deaths and divorces in 2019

Neuch√Ętel, 24.02.2020 - 2019 was marked by a slight increase in the number of deaths and divorces. Marriages, registered partnerships and births, including those outside marriage, are currently lower than in 2018. These are the provisional findings of the Vital Statistics from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

This press release and further information on this topic can be found on the FSO website (see link below).

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