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Decline in Registration of births and marriages and of deaths increased in Jaffna District

The statistics obtained from the District Registrar Office of Jaffna  shows the registration of Births and Marriages are on a decline with a slight inclination.

On the other hand Registration of death had increased. Shown below is a breakdown of these figures:

2004

2010

2014

Births

10,596

9,974

8,803

Marriages

  5,506

5,411

4,524

Deaths

3,217

3,846

4,299