AQMESCIT/ SIMFEROPIL (QHA) - The natural rise of the Crimean Tatar population in Crimea is nearly twice as higher as the death rate, said the Chairman of the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar people, MP Mustafa Cemil on December 31, 2011 in his New Year television congratulation.
According to him, all in all around 2,500 our nationals died in Crimea for the passed year and around 4,500 were born.
Crimea is home for about 300,000 Crimean Tatars, and over 100,000 Crimean Tatars live in the places of exile.