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High income OECD countries 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 Israel 18.71 births/1,000 population 2013
2 Ireland 15.5 births/1,000 population 2013
3 Chile 14.12 births/1,000 population 2013
4 United States 13.66 births/1,000 population 2013
5 New Zealand 13.48 births/1,000 population 2013
6 Iceland 13.15 births/1,000 population 2013
7 France 12.6 births/1,000 population 2013
8 United Kingdom 12.26 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Australia 12.23 births/1,000 population 2013
10 Luxembourg 11.72 births/1,000 population 2013
11 Netherlands 10.85 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Norway 10.8 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Switzerland 10.45 births/1,000 population 2013
14 Estonia 10.38 births/1,000 population 2013
15 Finland 10.36 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Sweden 10.33 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Canada 10.28 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Slovakia 10.27 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Denmark 10.2 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Spain 10.14 births/1,000 population 2013
21 Belgium 10 births/1,000 population 2013
22 Poland 9.88 births/1,000 population 2013
23 Portugal 9.59 births/1,000 population 2013
=24 Italy 8.94 births/1,000 population 2013
=24 Greece 8.94 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Austria 8.73 births/1,000 population 2013
27 Slovenia 8.66 births/1,000 population 2013
28 Czech Republic 8.55 births/1,000 population 2013
29 Germany 8.37 births/1,000 population 2013
30 South Korea 8.33 births/1,000 population 2013
31 Japan 8.23 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/High-income-OECD-countries/People/Birth-rate

High income OECD countries 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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