The disease has caused fatal complications in 970 people. In 3,657 incidents, COVID-19 was not the main cause of the tragedy and did not have a strong impact on the occurrence of complications that led to the death of the patient.
According to Rosstat, the death rate in the country last month increased by 18.3%, while the birth rate fell by 6.8%. In total, 201,945 people died in September, during the first nine months of 2021 – 1.72 million Russians.
At the same time, 121,646 children were born in September this year. Last year this figure was 130,476 babies. In total, from January to September 2021, approximately 1.05 million children were born in the country.