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Latin America and Caribbean 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 Guatemala 25.99 births/1,000 population 2013
2 Belize 25.58 births/1,000 population 2013
3 Honduras 24.16 births/1,000 population 2013
4 Bolivia 23.77 births/1,000 population 2013
5 Haiti 23.35 births/1,000 population 2013
6 Venezuela 19.66 births/1,000 population 2013
7 Ecuador 19.23 births/1,000 population 2013
8 Dominican Republic 19.21 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Panama 18.91 births/1,000 population 2013
10 Peru 18.85 births/1,000 population 2013
11 Nicaragua 18.77 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Jamaica 18.65 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Mexico 18.61 births/1,000 population 2013
=14 El Salvador 17.12 births/1,000 population 2013
=14 Argentina 17.12 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Suriname 17.1 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Colombia 16.98 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Paraguay 16.95 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Grenada 16.57 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Guyana 16.31 births/1,000 population 2013
21 Costa Rica 16.25 births/1,000 population 2013
22 Antigua and Barbuda 16.07 births/1,000 population 2013
23 The Bahamas 15.81 births/1,000 population 2013
24 Dominica 15.61 births/1,000 population 2013
25 Brazil 14.97 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Saint Lucia 14.19 births/1,000 population 2013
=27 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 14.12 births/1,000 population 2013
=27 Chile 14.12 births/1,000 population 2013
29 Trinidad and Tobago 14.07 births/1,000 population 2013
30 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.79 births/1,000 population 2013
31 Uruguay 13.28 births/1,000 population 2013
32 Aruba 12.72 births/1,000 population 2013
33 Cayman Islands 12.17 births/1,000 population 2013
34 Barbados 12.1 births/1,000 population 2013
35 Bermuda 11.39 births/1,000 population 2013
36 Cuba 9.92 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/People/Birth-rate

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by People > Birth rate

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