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Former British colonies 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Uganda 44.5 births/1,000 population 2013
2 Zambia 42.79 births/1,000 population 2013
3 Somalia 41.45 births/1,000 population 2013
4 Malawi 39.98 births/1,000 population 2013
5 Nigeria 38.78 births/1,000 population 2013
6 Sierra Leone 37.77 births/1,000 population 2013
7 Tanzania 37.25 births/1,000 population 2013
8 The Gambia 32.59 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Zimbabwe 32.41 births/1,000 population 2013
10 Ghana 31.7 births/1,000 population 2013
11 Yemen 31.63 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Sudan 30.84 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Kenya 30.08 births/1,000 population 2013
14 Lesotho 26.31 births/1,000 population 2013
15 Jordan 26.23 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Swaziland 25.68 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Belize 25.58 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Egypt 23.79 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Pakistan 23.76 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Tuvalu 23.56 births/1,000 population 2013
21 Bangladesh 22.07 births/1,000 population 2013
22 Botswana 21.69 births/1,000 population 2013
23 Namibia 20.72 births/1,000 population 2013
24 Kuwait 20.61 births/1,000 population 2013
25 Malaysia 20.41 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Fiji 20.28 births/1,000 population 2013
27 India 20.24 births/1,000 population 2013
28 Burma 18.89 births/1,000 population 2013
29 Israel 18.71 births/1,000 population 2013
30 Jamaica 18.65 births/1,000 population 2013
31 Bhutan 18.43 births/1,000 population 2013
32 Brunei 17.63 births/1,000 population 2013
33 Sri Lanka 16.64 births/1,000 population 2013
34 Grenada 16.57 births/1,000 population 2013
35 Guyana 16.31 births/1,000 population 2013
36 Antigua and Barbuda 16.07 births/1,000 population 2013
37 The Bahamas 15.81 births/1,000 population 2013
38 United Arab Emirates 15.65 births/1,000 population 2013
39 Dominica 15.61 births/1,000 population 2013
40 Maldives 15.38 births/1,000 population 2013
41 Saint Lucia 14.19 births/1,000 population 2013
42 Bahrain 14.16 births/1,000 population 2013
43 Trinidad and Tobago 14.07 births/1,000 population 2013
44 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.79 births/1,000 population 2013
45 United States 13.66 births/1,000 population 2013
46 New Zealand 13.48 births/1,000 population 2013
47 Australia 12.23 births/1,000 population 2013
48 Barbados 12.1 births/1,000 population 2013
49 Canada 10.28 births/1,000 population 2013
50 Qatar 10.08 births/1,000 population 2013
51 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/Former-British-colonies/People/Birth-rate

Former British colonies Compared by People > Birth rate

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Interesting observations about People > Birth rate

  • Uganda ranked first for birth rate amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Niger ranked first for birth rate amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Turkey ranked first for birth rate amongst Europe in 2013.
  • Israel ranked first for birth rate amongst High income OECD countries in 2013.
  • Mali ranked second for birth rate globally in 2013.
  • Ireland ranked first for birth rate amongst European Union in 2013.
  • Philippines ranked first for birth rate amongst Emerging markets in 2013.
  • Malawi ranked first for birth rate amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2013.
  • Burundi ranked first for birth rate amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
  • Guatemala ranked first for birth rate amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2013.
  • Tajikistan ranked first for birth rate amongst Cold countries in 2013.
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