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East Asia and Pacific Compared by People > Birth rate

DEFINITION: The average annual number of births during a year per 1,000 persons in the population at midyear; also known as crude birth rate. The birth rate is usually the dominant factor in determining the rate of population growth. It depends on both the level of fertility and the age structure of the population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 East Timor 34.85 births/1,000 population 2013
2 Marshall Islands 27.21 births/1,000 population 2013
3 Solomon Islands 26.9 births/1,000 population 2013
4 Nauru 26.39 births/1,000 population 2013
5 Vanuatu 26.35 births/1,000 population 2013
6 Papua New Guinea 25.4 births/1,000 population 2013
7 Laos 25.23 births/1,000 population 2013
8 Cambodia 24.88 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Philippines 24.62 births/1,000 population 2013
10 Tonga 24.12 births/1,000 population 2013
11 Tuvalu 23.56 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Kiribati 22.18 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Samoa 21.7 births/1,000 population 2013
14 Federated States of Micronesia 21.44 births/1,000 population 2013
15 Malaysia 20.41 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Mongolia 20.34 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Fiji 20.28 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Burma 18.89 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Brunei 17.63 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Indonesia 17.38 births/1,000 population 2013
21 Vietnam 16.56 births/1,000 population 2013
22 North Korea 14.49 births/1,000 population 2013
23 New Zealand 13.48 births/1,000 population 2013
24 Thailand 12.66 births/1,000 population 2013
25 China 12.25 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Australia 12.23 births/1,000 population 2013
27 Palau 10.9 births/1,000 population 2013
28 Taiwan 8.61 births/1,000 population 2013
29 South Korea 8.33 births/1,000 population 2013
30 Japan 8.23 births/1,000 population 2013
31 Singapore 7.91 births/1,000 population 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Birth rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/East-Asia-and-Pacific/People/Birth-rate

East Asia and Pacific Compared by People > Birth rate

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