Births and deaths, October 2022

Again, fewer births than deaths

According to provisional data for October 2022, 6% fewer children were born and 10% fewer people died. October was again the month with natural decrease; 271 fewer births than deaths were recorded.

  • 7 December 2022 at 10:30
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  • provisional data

Fewer live births

1,523 children were born (98 or 6% fewer than in October 2021). On average 49 children were born per day (3 fewer than a year before).

Fewer deaths

1,794 people died. This is 196 (10%) fewer than in October 2021 and 244 (16%) more than in September 2022. On average 58 people died per day (64 a year earlier).
Excess mortality (i.e. excess number of deaths compared to the average number of deaths in October in 2015–2019) was 7%.

What do data for November show us?

According to the first estimate, 1,135 people died between 1 and 20 November 2022. In the same period of 2021, 1,629 people died.



Average daily number of live births and deaths, Slovenia, monthly1)
Average daily number of live births and deaths, Slovenia, monthly<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2022 are provisional.
Live births and deaths, Slovenia, monthly
Live birthsDeaths
20192020202120221)20192020202120221)
January1,6561,5761,5541,4612,1401,9752,6422,118
February1,3251,3501,3551,2731,9531,8981,8592,138
March1,5841,5271,5881,3751,8871,8611,9502,045
April1,5451,4801,5051,2831,6521,7531,8071,831
May1,6761,6061,5221,5341,6411,5981,7491,709
June1,6351,6061,5441,4781,4661,6181,6931,616
July1,7881,7071,7671,6291,5871,5841,5451,759
August1,7311,7371,8151,5641,6141,6241,5181,768
September1,6851,6971,6791,5921,5311,6691,7771,550
October1,6901,6481,6211,5231,6352,1001,9901,794
November1,5311,4021,498-1,6143,0982,432-
December1,4821,4311,536-1,8683,2382,299-
1) Provisional data.
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Monthly data for 2022 are provisional. Provisional data for November 2022 will be published on 6 January 2023. Final monthly data for 2022 will be published on 23 June 2023. Slovenia provides provisional data on the number of deaths to Eurostat monthly.
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