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Birth rate

This page shows the value of the Birth rate information field for all countries in the Country Guide.

Notes on this field are available at the Information Field Notes page.

Afghanistan

41.82 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Albania

19.47 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Algeria

23.14 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

American Samoa

25.81 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Andorra

10.58 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Angola

46.89 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Anguilla

15.34 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Antigua and Barbuda

19.6 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Argentina

18.59 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Armenia

10.97 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Aruba

13.1 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Australia

13.08 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Austria

9.9 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Azerbaijan

18.08 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bahamas, The

19.54 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bahrain

20.61 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bangladesh

25.44 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Barbados

14.45 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Belarus

9.27 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Belgium

10.91 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Belize

32.29 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Benin

44.81 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bermuda

12.24 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bhutan

36.22 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bolivia

28.15 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

12.92 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Botswana

29.63 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Brazil

18.84 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

British Virgin Islands

15.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Brunei

20.81 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Bulgaria

8.06 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Burkina Faso

45.26 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Burundi

40.46 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cambodia

33.48 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cameroon

36.6 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Canada

11.41 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cape Verde

29.67 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cayman Islands

14.21 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Central African Republic

37.52 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Chad

48.81 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Chile

17.19 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

China

16.12 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Christmas Island

NA births/1,000 population

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

NA births/1,000 population

Colombia

22.85 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Comoros

40.05 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

46.44 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Congo, Republic of the

38.61 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cook Islands

22.18 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Costa Rica

20.69 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cote d'Ivoire

40.78 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Croatia

12.82 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cuba

12.68 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Cyprus

13.27 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Czech Republic

9.1 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Denmark

12.16 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Djibouti

40.98 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Dominica

18.27 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Dominican Republic

25.15 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Ecuador

26.51 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Egypt

25.38 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

El Salvador

29.02 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Equatorial Guinea

38.13 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Eritrea

42.71 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Estonia

8.45 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Ethiopia

45.13 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

NA births/1,000 population

Faroe Islands

13.58 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Fiji

23.48 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Finland

10.8 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

France

12.27 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

French Guiana

22.44 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

French Polynesia

19.01 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Gabon

27.6 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Gambia, The

42.28 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Gaza Strip

43.14 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Georgia

10.87 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Germany

9.35 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Ghana

29.81 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Gibraltar

14.14 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Greece

9.82 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Greenland

16.85 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Grenada

20.96 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guadeloupe

17.25 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guam

26.19 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guatemala

35.05 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guernsey

10.17 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guinea

40.08 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guinea-Bissau

39.63 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Guyana

17.94 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Haiti

31.97 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Honduras

32.65 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Hong Kong

11.29 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Hungary

9.26 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Iceland

14.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

India

24.79 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Indonesia

22.6 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Iran

18.29 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Iraq

35.04 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Ireland

14.51 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Israel

19.32 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Italy

9.13 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Jamaica

18.51 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Japan

9.96 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Jersey

11.65 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Jordan

26.24 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Kazakhstan

16.78 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Kenya

29.35 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Kiribati

32.43 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Korea, North

20.43 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Korea, South

15.12 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Kuwait

22.04 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Kyrgyzstan

26.29 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Laos

38.29 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Latvia

7.8 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Lebanon

20.26 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Lesotho

31.74 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Liberia

47.22 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Libya

27.68 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Liechtenstein

11.83 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Lithuania

9.77 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Luxembourg

12.45 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Macau

12.54 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of

13.73 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Madagascar

42.92 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Malawi

38.49 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Malaysia

25.3 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Maldives

38.96 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mali

49.23 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Malta

12.75 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Man, Isle of

11.69 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Marshall Islands

45.17 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Martinique

16.1 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mauritania

43.36 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mauritius

16.66 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mayotte

45.26 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mexico

23.15 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Micronesia, Federated States of

27.09 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Moldova

12.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Monaco

9.94 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mongolia

21.53 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Montserrat

17.48 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Morocco

24.6 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Mozambique

37.99 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Myanmar

20.61 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Namibia

35.23 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Nauru

27.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Nepal

33.83 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Netherlands

12.12 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Netherlands Antilles

16.94 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

New Caledonia

20.84 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

New Zealand

14.28 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Nicaragua

28.26 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Niger

51.45 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Nigeria

40.16 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Niue

NA births/1,000 population

Norfolk Island

NA births/1,000 population

Northern Mariana Islands

20.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Norway

12.79 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Oman

38.08 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Pakistan

32.11 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Palau

19.88 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Panama

19.53 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Papua New Guinea

32.68 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Paraguay

31.27 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Peru

24.48 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Philippines

27.85 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Pitcairn Islands

NA births/1,000 population

Poland

10.13 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Portugal

11.49 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Puerto Rico

15.47 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Qatar

16.07 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Reunion

21.84 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Romania

10.76 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Russia

9.02 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Rwanda

34.78 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saint Helena

13.73 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

19.06 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saint Lucia

22.19 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

16.53 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

18.25 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Samoa

15.59 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

San Marino

10.88 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Sao Tome and Principe

42.98 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Saudi Arabia

37.47 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Senegal

37.94 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Serbia and Montenegro

Serbia - 12.20 births/1,000 population; Montenegro - 14.9 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Seychelles

17.99 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Sierra Leone

45.63 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Singapore

12.79 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Slovakia

10 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Slovenia

9.35 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Solomon Islands

34.79 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Somalia

47.7 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

South Africa

24.56 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Spain

9.22 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Sri Lanka

16.78 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Sudan

38.58 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Suriname

21.08 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Svalbard

NA births/1,000 population

Swaziland

40.64 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Sweden

10.01 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Switzerland

10.4 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Syria

31.11 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Taiwan

14.42 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Tajikistan

33.56 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Tanzania

40.17 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Thailand

16.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Togo

38.02 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Tokelau

NA births/1,000 population

Tonga

24.92 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Trinidad and Tobago

13.84 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Tunisia

17.38 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Turkey

18.65 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Turkmenistan

28.88 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Turks and Caicos Islands

25.65 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Tuvalu

21.78 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Uganda

48.04 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Ukraine

9.03 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

United Arab Emirates

18 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

United Kingdom

11.76 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

United States

14.2 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Uruguay

17.42 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Uzbekistan

26.18 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Vanuatu

25.93 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Venezuela

21.09 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Vietnam

21.62 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Virgin Islands

15.96 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Wallis and Futuna

NA births/1,000 population

West Bank

36.73 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Western Sahara

45.07 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

World

22 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Yemen

43.44 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Zambia

41.9 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

Zimbabwe

25 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)
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