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Sparsely populated 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 Niger 46.84 births/1,000 population 2013
2 Mali 46.06 births/1,000 population 2013
3 Zambia 42.79 births/1,000 population 2013
4 Somalia 41.45 births/1,000 population 2013
5 Angola 39.16 births/1,000 population 2013
6 South Sudan 38.5 births/1,000 population 2013
7 Chad 37.99 births/1,000 population 2013
8 Central African Republic 35.8 births/1,000 population 2013
9 Gabon 34.82 births/1,000 population 2013
10 Mauritania 32.31 births/1,000 population 2013
11 Western Sahara 31.18 births/1,000 population 2013
12 Sudan 30.84 births/1,000 population 2013
13 Solomon Islands 26.9 births/1,000 population 2013
14 Belize 25.58 births/1,000 population 2013
15 Papua New Guinea 25.4 births/1,000 population 2013
16 Oman 24.43 births/1,000 population 2013
17 Algeria 24.25 births/1,000 population 2013
18 Bolivia 23.77 births/1,000 population 2013
19 Botswana 21.69 births/1,000 population 2013
20 Namibia 20.72 births/1,000 population 2013
21 French Guiana 20.46 births/1,000 population 2006
22 Mongolia 20.34 births/1,000 population 2013
23 Kazakhstan 20.03 births/1,000 population 2013
24 Turkmenistan 19.53 births/1,000 population 2013
25 Saudi Arabia 19.01 births/1,000 population 2013
26 Libya 18.74 births/1,000 population 2013
27 Bhutan 18.43 births/1,000 population 2013
28 Argentina 17.12 births/1,000 population 2013
29 Suriname 17.1 births/1,000 population 2013
30 Paraguay 16.95 births/1,000 population 2013
31 Guyana 16.31 births/1,000 population 2013
32 New Caledonia 15.81 births/1,000 population 2013
33 Greenland 14.57 births/1,000 population 2013
34 New Zealand 13.48 births/1,000 population 2013
35 Uruguay 13.28 births/1,000 population 2013
36 Iceland 13.15 births/1,000 population 2013
37 Australia 12.23 births/1,000 population 2013
38 Russia 12.11 births/1,000 population 2013
39 Norway 10.8 births/1,000 population 2013
40 Finland 10.36 births/1,000 population 2013
41 Canada 10.28 births/1,000 population 2013
=42 Niue -9 births/1,000 population 2012
=42 Pitcairn Islands -9 births/1,000 population 2012
=42 Christmas Island -9 births/1,000 population 2012

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/Sparsely-populated-countries/People/Birth-rate

Sparsely populated 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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