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European Union 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 Ireland 15.5 births/1,000 population 2013
2 France 12.6 births/1,000 population 2013
3 United Kingdom 12.26 births/1,000 population 2013
4 Luxembourg 11.72 births/1,000 population 2013
5 Cyprus 11.45 births/1,000 population 2013
6 Netherlands 10.85 births/1,000 population 2013
7 Estonia 10.38 births/1,000 population 2013
8 Finland 10.36 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Sweden 10.33 births/1,000 population 2013
=10 Malta 10.27 births/1,000 population 2013
=10 Slovakia 10.27 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Denmark 10.2 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Spain 10.14 births/1,000 population 2013
14 Belgium 10 births/1,000 population 2013
15 Latvia 9.91 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Poland 9.88 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Portugal 9.59 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Croatia 9.53 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Romania 9.4 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Hungary 9.37 births/1,000 population 2013
21 Lithuania 9.36 births/1,000 population 2013
22 Bulgaria 9.07 births/1,000 population 2013
=23 Italy 8.94 births/1,000 population 2013
=23 Greece 8.94 births/1,000 population 2013
25 Austria 8.73 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Slovenia 8.66 births/1,000 population 2013
27 Czech Republic 8.55 births/1,000 population 2013
28 Germany 8.37 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/European-Union/People/Birth-rate

European Union Compared by People > Birth rate

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