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Europe Compared by People > Population growth rate

DEFINITION: The average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. The rate may be positive or negative. The growth rate is a factor in determining how great a burden would be imposed on a country by the changing needs of its people for infrastructure (e.g., schools, hospitals, housing, roads), resources (e.g., food, water, electricity), and jobs. Rapid population growth can be seen as threatening by neighboring countries.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Cyprus 1.52% 2013
=2 Ireland 1.16% 2013
=2 Turkey 1.16% 2013
4 Luxembourg 1.13% 2013
5 Azerbaijan 1.01% 2013
6 San Marino 0.93% 2013
7 Switzerland 0.85% 2013
8 Liechtenstein 0.81% 2013
9 Spain 0.73% 2013
10 Iceland 0.66% 2013
11 United Kingdom 0.55% 2013
12 France 0.47% 2013
13 Netherlands 0.44% 2013
=14 Italy 0.34% 2013
=14 Malta 0.34% 2013
16 Norway 0.33% 2013
17 Albania 0.29% 2013
18 Denmark 0.23% 2013
=19 Andorra 0.22% 2013
=19 Republic of Macedonia 0.22% 2013
21 Sweden 0.18% 2013
22 Portugal 0.15% 2013
23 Armenia 0.14% 2013
24 Slovakia 0.09% 2013
25 Finland 0.06% 2013
26 Belgium 0.05% 2013
27 Greece 0.04% 2013
28 Austria 0.02% 2013
=29 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.0 2013
=29 Monaco 0.0 2013
31 Russia -0.02% 2013
32 Poland -0.09% 2013
33 Bosnia and Herzegovina -0.1% 2013
34 Croatia -0.11% 2013
35 Czech Republic -0.15% 2013
36 Belarus -0.18% 2013
37 Germany -0.19% 2013
38 Hungary -0.2% 2013
39 Slovenia -0.21% 2013
40 Romania -0.27% 2013
41 Lithuania -0.28% 2013
42 Georgia -0.33% 2013
43 Serbia -0.46% 2013
44 Montenegro -0.56% 2013
45 Latvia -0.61% 2013
46 Ukraine -0.63% 2013
47 Estonia -0.66% 2013
48 Bulgaria -0.81% 2013
49 Moldova -1.02% 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Population growth 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/Europe/People/Population-growth-rate

Europe Compared by People > Population growth rate

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