As many as 5,814 children were born in Mogilev Region in January-June 2008, Interfax learnt from the regional committee for labor, employment and social security.
1,404 children were born in rural areas, the source specified.
Over the period in question 8,755 people died in the region. 3,699 people came to Mogilev Region from other Belarusian regions and foreign states, and 4,000 people left. The region's major migration partners are Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan.