This Review presents the basic statistics about the natural population change in the Republic of Macedonia
in 2011 and the comparative indicators for the period 1995-2011.
In accordance with international standards and recommendations on the one hand, and with the aim of
meeting users' needs for qualitative data on the other hand, the State Statistical Office, starting from 2004, applies
a new methodology of presenting data on the vital events, taking into consideration only the events that have occurred
in the Republic of Macedonia.
The contents of the Review have been defined based on the analyses of users' needs for statistical data on
the natural population change in the Republic of Macedonia, especially in the field of health and social protection,
education and science. These data are of particular interest for the state administrative bodies and the units of the
local self-government for the purposes of creation and implementation of the development policies.