YEREVAN.- Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan considers it quite realistic that Armenia's population can reach at least 4 million by 2040, he said in an interview with Armenia TV.

"This is the number for our normal development. And I think that this is realistic, "he said.

Serzh Sargsyan noted that now there is no action program for each year. He said that their task for the coming five years is to reduce emigration to zero level.

According to him, we should pay serious attention to health problems, to strengthening families, their social status, and the position of youth, we must be able to create an opportunity for immigration during this period.