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Number of live births in the Republic of Serbia in the period January – September 2021 amounted to 45 476. Compared with the same period of the previous year, when number of live births was 46 270, noted was the decrease in live births by 794, i.e. 1.7%.
Number of deaths in the Republic of Serbia in the period January – September 2021 amounted to 93 713, and if related to the same period 2020, when it was 78 445, it recorded increase by 15 268, or 19.5%.
Average gross salaries and wages calculated for August 2021 amounted to 89 202 RSD, while average net salaries and wages amounted to 64 639 RSD.
In the period January - August 2021, average net salaries and wages increased by 8,7% in nominal terms and by 5,8% in real terms compared to the same period last year.
Median net salaries and wages for August 2021 amounted to 49 933 RSD, meaning that 50% of employees realised wages and salaries up to the mentioned amount.
For six years in a row, on October 20th celebrated is the European Statistics Day. Using the long-standing slogan - Better data. Better lives, attention is again focused on the importance of statistics and statistical data.
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According to the Survey data, the at-risk-of-poverty rate was 21.7% in 2020, and compared to 2019, it was lower by 1.5 percentage points. The at-risk-of-poverty or social exclusion rate amounted to 29.8%, and it was lower by 1.9 percentage points relative to 2019.
In August 2021, 2 843 building permits were issued, presenting the increase of 39.3% related to August 2020. Out of the total number of permits issued in August 2021, 81.6% related to buildings and 18.4% to civil engineering. When referring only to buildings, 81.4% related to residential buildings and 18.6% to non–residential ones, while regarding civil engineering, the largest number related to pipelines, communication and electric power lines (69.0%).
Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in September 2021 in relation to August 2021 increased by 0.8% on average (index 100.8).
Producer prices of agricultural and fishing products in August 2021, compared to the same month of 2020, were increased by 24.0% average.