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The People of Ukraine

Ukraine's population is about 47,732,079 people. The population growth is at - 0.66% becuase of a birthrate of 10.21 per 1,000 people compared to a death rate of 16.41 per 1,000 people. The life expectancy is about 67 years of age for the population of Ukraine. Ukraine is made up of Ukrainians, Russians, Belarusians, Moldovans, Bulgarians, Hungarians, Romanians, and other ethnic groups. The languages spoken in Ukraine are Ukrainian, Russian, Romanian, Polish, and Hungarian.

The Military of Ukraine includes Ground Forces, Naval Forces, Air Defense, and Border Troops. The military service is compulsory and voluntary for the population 18- 27 years of age.