Uzbekistan population surpassed 36 million people as of December 9, the State Statistics Committee said in a report. The number of females stands at 17,849,445 and that of males - at 18,076,253.
In September 2021, the Uzbekistan population of exceeded 35 million.
Earlier it was reported that in Uzbekistan over the past six months the number of permanent residents increased by 332.1 thousand people.
As of January 1, 2022, the average life expectancy of the resident population in Uzbekistan was 73.8 years. This figure was 73.4 years at the beginning of 2021.
Residents of cities live on average about 73.7 years, rural residents - 73.8 years.