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Daugavpils district loses equivalent of one parish

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Last year Daugavpils district lost 700 declared residents, which is the equivalent of losing a whole parish in a year, according to a Latvian Radio broadcast on January 30. In 2019 Latvia saw the lowest birthrate in ten years. A total of 18,589 people were born, which is 4% less than the previous year. Due to the low birthrate other Latgale districts also experienced a similarly dramatic decline in residents.…