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Health > Births and maternity > Number of births: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total number of live births. A live birth refers to a birth after which the baby shows signs of life, however, if the baby dies after showing signs of life, it is still considered a live birth.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 27.06 million 2010
2 China 16.04 million 2011
3 Nigeria 5.97 million 2007
4 Indonesia 4.81 million 2006
5 Pakistan 4.43 million 2005
6 United States 4.13 million 2009
7 Bangladesh 3.67 million 2005
8 Brazil 3.14 million 2008
9 Ethiopia 2.8 million 2009
10 Egypt 2.26 million 2010
11 Mexico 2.24 million 2008
12 Philippines 2.13 million 2007
13 Russia 1.79 million 2010
14 Tanzania 1.61 million 2008
15 Vietnam 1.52 million 2009
16 Uganda 1.41 million 2010
17 Kenya 1.3 million 2007
18 Iran 1.3 million 2008
19 Turkey 1.24 million 2010
20 Afghanistan 1.09 million 2009
21 Japan 1.07 million 2010
22 South Africa 1.06 million 2007
23 Mozambique 973,056 2010
24 Sudan 893,772 2008
25 Algeria 887,810 2010
26 Iraq 848,143 2005
27 Colombia 821,773 2009
28 Burma 811,644 2007
29 France 802,224 2010
30 Yemen 795,638 2004
31 United Kingdom 790,204 2009
32 Argentina 756,176 2010
33 Cote d'Ivoire 747,672 2011
34 Cameroon 746,718 2010
35 Thailand 729,949 2006
36 Nepal 715,216 2009
37 Angola 700,783 2005
38 Ghana 699,542 2007
39 Germany 677,947 2010
40 Mali 666,216 2009
41 Burkina Faso 658,561 2009
42 Madagascar 652,846 2008
43 Uzbekistan 626,881 2011
44 Venezuela 581,480 2008
45 Niger 574,650 2004
46 Malawi 566,138 2009
47 Italy 561,944 2010
48 Morocco 543,780 2005
49 Peru 518,315 2006
50 Zambia 512,305 2006
51 Ukraine 502,595 2011
52 Malaysia 496,313 2009
53 Spain 485,252 2010
54 South Korea 470,171 2010
55 Saudi Arabia 438,175 2007
56 Syria 430,183 2007
57 Senegal 428,005 2007
58 Zimbabwe 425,363 2009
59 Chad 408,264 2003
60 Poland 388,416 2011
61 Sri Lanka 386,573 2007
62 Canada 380,863 2009
63 Somalia 375,152 2003
64 Guatemala 369,769 2008
65 Burundi 363,603 2009
66 Kazakhstan 356,575 2008
67 Rwanda 354,708 2009
68 North Korea 345,630 2008
69 Cambodia 338,265 2009
70 Guinea 335,768 2003
71 Benin 316,801 2005
72 Ecuador 303,759 2001
73 Australia 297,903 2010
74 Haiti 261,639 2004
75 Chile 252,240 2009
76 Bolivia 237,320 2006
77 South Sudan 230,468 2008
78 Laos 199,641 2005
79 Papua New Guinea 197,492 2005
80 Romania 196,242 2011
81 Dominican Republic 188,991 2005
82 Tajikistan 186,500 2006
83 Jordan 183,948 2010
84 Tunisia 182,990 2008
85 Honduras 180,042 2004
86 Netherlands 179,448 2011
87 Azerbaijan 176,072 2011
88 Democratic Republic of the Congo 171,386 2011
89 Sierra Leone 167,812 2006
90 Israel 166,255 2010
91 Paraguay 151,360 2002
92 Togo 146,885 1996
93 Kyrgyzstan 146,123 2010
94 Liberia 140,131 2007
95 Palestine 136,827 2007
96 Cuba 127,746 2010
97 Belgium 127,297 2009
98 Nicaragua 123,432 2005
99 Eritrea 118,463 2000
100 Turkmenistan 116,500 2006
101 Central African Republic 116,036 2003
102 Greece 114,766 2010
103 Sweden 111,770 2011
104 Libya 111,053 2002
105 Belarus 109,147 2011
106 Czech Republic 108,673 2011
107 El Salvador 107,880 2009
108 Portugal 96,856 2011
109 Lebanon 95,218 2010
110 Hungary 90,335 2010
111 Hong Kong 82,095 2009
112 Switzerland 80,290 2010
113 Austria 78,109 2011
114 Mauritania 76,955 2000
115 Costa Rica 75,000 2009
116 Ireland 73,724 2010
117 Bulgaria 70,846 2011
118 Serbia 70,299 2009
119 Panama 67,955 2010
120 Oman 64,631 2009
121 Mongolia 63,270 2010
122 United Arab Emirates 62,969 2006
123 New Zealand 61,403 2011
124 Slovakia 60,813 2011
125 Namibia 60,735 2005
126 Finland 60,694 2010
127 Norway 60,220 2011
128 Denmark 58,998 2011
129 Georgia 58,014 2011
130 Kuwait 57,533 2010
131 Guinea-Bissau 57,076 2006
132 Botswana 56,647 2006
133 Lesotho 56,164 2008
134 Uruguay 53,199 2008
135 Gambia 49,181 1993
136 Puerto Rico 45,675 2008
137 Jamaica 44,006 2009
138 Croatia 43,361 2010
139 Armenia 43,340 2011
140 Gabon 39,826 1999
141 Moldova 39,181 2011
142 Singapore 37,967 2010
143 East Timor 35,848 2008
144 Lithuania 34,385 2011
145 Swaziland 34,363 2005
146 Bosnia and Herzegovina 33,528 2010
147 Albania 32,628 2011
148 Republic of Macedonia 24,296 2010
149 Slovenia 22,343 2010
150 Comoros 21,690 2003
151 Qatar 19,504 2010
152 Equatorial Guinea 19,245 2001
153 Latvia 19,219 2010
154 Fiji 18,166 2009
155 Trinidad and Tobago 18,090 2006
156 Bahrain 17,841 2009
157 Guyana 17,172 2007
158 Solomon Islands 16,470 2006
159 Mauritius 15,005 2010
160 Djibouti 14,697 2001
161 Estonia 14,679 2011
162 Reunion 14,146 2010
163 Cape Verde 13,415 2010
164 Bhutan 12,538 2005
165 Suriname 9,792 2009
166 Cyprus 9,608 2009
167 Belize 8,396 2005
168 Mayotte 7,452 2004
169 Montenegro 7,215 2011
170 Maldives 7,115 2010
171 Brunei 6,424 2008
172 French Guiana 6,083 2010
173 Macau 5,852 2011
174 Luxembourg 5,639 2011
175 Vanuatu 5,527 1999
176 Sao Tome and Principe 5,429 2007
177 Guadeloupe 5,341 2010
178 Samoa 5,200 2008
179 Martinique 4,889 2010
180 The Bahamas 4,733 2005
181 French Polynesia 4,579 2010
182 Iceland 4,496 2011
183 Malta 4,283 2011
184 New Caledonia 4,178 2010
185 Barbados 3,537 2007
186 Guam 3,298 2011
187 Tonga 2,945 2006
188 Netherlands Antilles 2,661 2009
189 Federated States of Micronesia 2,485 2003
190 Kiribati 2,462 2005
191 Saint Lucia 2,298 2005
192 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1,905 2009
193 Virgin Islands 1,771 2007
194 Grenada 1,767 2002
195 Western Sahara 1,641 1974
196 Seychelles 1,625 2011
197 Marshall Islands 1,576 2006
198 Channel Islands 1,548 2006
199 American Samoa 1,442 2006
200 Northern Mariana Islands 1,335 2005
201 Antigua and Barbuda 1,255 2010
202 Aruba 1,141 2010
203 Dominica 933 2010
204 Isle of Man 919 2007
205 Monaco 880 2006
206 Greenland 869 2010
207 Andorra 828 2010
208 Cayman Islands 821 2010
209 Bermuda 819 2009
210 Saint Kitts and Nevis 803 2001
211 Faroe Islands 576 2011
212 Gibraltar 493 2010
213 Turks and Caicos Islands 453 2008
214 Liechtenstein 329 2010
215 San Marino 325 2011
216 British Virgin Islands 316 2004
217 Nauru 312 2006
218 Cook Islands 279 2010
219 Palau 259 2006
220 Tuvalu 191 2005
=221 Wallis and Futuna 185 2008
=221 Anguilla 185 2011
223 Montserrat 72 2008
224 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 46 2007
225 Saint Helena 34 2005
226 Niue 31 2009
227 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 27 2006
228 Tokelau 25 2003
229 Norfolk Island 22 2006

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