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Health > Births and maternity > Number of births per thousand people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total number of live births. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Mali 49.13 2009
2 Somalia 46.67 2003
3 Niger 45.22 2004
4 Chad 43.85 2003
5 Burkina Faso 43.63 2009
6 Zambia 43.48 2006
7 Angola 42.36 2005
8 Uganda 41.4 2010
9 Burundi 40.73 2009
10 Mozambique 40.6 2010
11 Yemen 40.57 2004
12 Nigeria 40.53 2007
13 Liberia 39.78 2007
14 Guinea-Bissau 39.29 2006
15 Afghanistan 39.29 2009
16 Malawi 38.85 2009
17 Benin 38.72 2005
18 Cote d'Ivoire 38.56 2011
19 Tanzania 38.02 2008
20 Comoros 38.02 2003
21 Guinea 36.48 2003
22 Cameroon 36.21 2010
23 Equatorial Guinea 36 2001
24 Senegal 35.95 2007
25 Kenya 34.55 2007
26 Laos 34.48 2005
27 Solomon Islands 34.26 2006
28 Rwanda 33.69 2009
29 Togo 33.44 1996
30 Gabon 33.3 1999
31 East Timor 33.26 2008
32 Sao Tome and Principe 33.23 2007
33 Ethiopia 33.02 2009
34 Zimbabwe 33 2009
35 Madagascar 32.76 2008
36 Papua New Guinea 32.4 2005
37 Sierra Leone 31.78 2006
38 Swaziland 31.11 2005
39 Ghana 31.06 2007
40 Iraq 30.98 2005
41 Belize 30.88 2005
42 Vanuatu 30.48 1999
43 Jordan 30.42 2010
44 Central African Republic 30.3 2003
45 Marshall Islands 30.26 2006
46 Eritrea 30.07 2000
47 Namibia 29.96 2005
48 Botswana 29.88 2006
49 Tonga 28.98 2006
50 Egypt 28.96 2010
51 Haiti 28.66 2004
52 Lesotho 28.48 2008
53 Mauritania 28.42 2000
54 Samoa 28.35 2008
55 Pakistan 28.06 2005
56 Cape Verde 27.51 2010
57 Kiribati 27.21 2005
58 Paraguay 27.17 2002
59 Guatemala 27.09 2008
60 Nepal 26.94 2009
61 Kyrgyzstan 26.82 2010
62 Tajikistan 26.82 2006
63 Honduras 26.62 2004
64 Sudan 26.26 2008
65 Bangladesh 25.64 2005
66 Monaco 25.6 2006
67 South Sudan 25.28 2008
68 Bolivia 24.94 2006
69 American Samoa 24.59 2006
70 Cook Islands 24.29 2010
71 Oman 24.27 2009
72 Turkmenistan 24.26 2006
73 Algeria 23.95 2010
74 Philippines 23.94 2007
75 Cambodia 23.92 2009
76 Ecuador 23.77 2001
77 Mongolia 23.32 2010
78 Federated States of Micronesia 23.26 2003
79 Kazakhstan 22.75 2008
80 Nicaragua 22.63 2005
81 India 22.45 2010
82 Guyana 22.29 2007
83 Syria 21.99 2007
84 South Africa 21.96 2007
85 Lebanon 21.93 2010
86 Maldives 21.85 2010
87 Israel 21.81 2010
88 Uzbekistan 21.37 2011
89 Fiji 21.31 2009
90 Indonesia 21.1 2006
91 Libya 20.79 2002
92 Northern Mariana Islands 20.74 2005
93 Venezuela 20.68 2008
94 Guam 20.5 2011
95 Dominican Republic 20.23 2005
96 Djibouti 20.03 2001
97 Tuvalu 19.7 2005
98 Mexico 19.51 2008
99 Sri Lanka 19.29 2007
100 Bhutan 19.28 2005
101 Kuwait 19.23 2010
102 Azerbaijan 19.19 2011
103 Suriname 18.82 2009
104 Argentina 18.73 2010
105 Seychelles 18.58 2011
106 Peru 18.49 2006
107 Panama 18.48 2010
108 Morocco 18.05 2005
109 Colombia 17.94 2009
110 Iran 17.89 2008
111 Malaysia 17.86 2009
112 Tunisia 17.72 2008
113 Vietnam 17.63 2009
114 El Salvador 17.45 2009
115 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 17.44 2009
116 Saint Kitts and Nevis 17.38 2001
117 Grenada 17.31 2002
118 Turkey 17.18 2010
119 French Polynesia 17.08 2010
120 Gibraltar 17.07 2010
121 Saudi Arabia 16.91 2007
122 New Caledonia 16.71 2010
123 Brunei 16.56 2008
124 Ireland 16.48 2010
125 Brazil 16.38 2008
126 Jamaica 16.33 2009
127 Costa Rica 16.3 2009
128 Burma 15.97 2007
129 Uruguay 15.89 2008
130 Turks and Caicos Islands 15.37 2008
131 Greenland 15.27 2010
132 Bahrain 14.97 2009
133 Chile 14.84 2009
134 Cayman Islands 14.79 2010
135 Armenia 14.62 2011
136 Antigua and Barbuda 14.39 2010
137 The Bahamas 14.38 2005
138 North Korea 14.26 2008
139 Iceland 14.09 2011
140 New Zealand 13.94 2011
141 Saint Lucia 13.89 2005
142 Trinidad and Tobago 13.88 2006
143 Australia 13.5 2010
144 United States 13.46 2009
145 Dominica 13.11 2010
146 Palau 12.94 2006
147 Georgia 12.94 2011
148 United Arab Emirates 12.92 2006
149 Barbados 12.8 2007
150 United Kingdom 12.78 2009
151 Russia 12.56 2010
152 Bermuda 12.48 2009
153 France 12.34 2010
154 Anguilla 12.26 2011
155 Norway 12.16 2011
156 Puerto Rico 12.14 2008
157 China 11.93 2011
158 Sweden 11.83 2011
159 Belgium 11.79 2009
160 Hong Kong 11.77 2009
161 Mauritius 11.71 2010
162 Faroe Islands 11.69 2011
163 Montenegro 11.63 2011
164 Republic of Macedonia 11.56 2010
165 Belarus 11.52 2011
166 Lithuania 11.35 2011
167 Cuba 11.32 2010
168 Finland 11.32 2010
169 Canada 11.29 2009
170 Slovakia 11.27 2011
171 Isle of Man 11.23 2007
172 Aruba 11.23 2010
173 Qatar 11.15 2010
174 Thailand 11.08 2006
175 Moldova 11 2011
176 Ukraine 11 2011
177 Estonia 10.96 2011
178 Slovenia 10.91 2010
179 Luxembourg 10.88 2011
180 Netherlands 10.75 2011
181 Macau 10.71 2011
182 Andorra 10.63 2010
183 Denmark 10.59 2011
184 Spain 10.53 2010
185 San Marino 10.47 2011
186 Czech Republic 10.35 2011
187 Albania 10.35 2011
188 Malta 10.28 2011
189 Switzerland 10.26 2010
190 Greece 10.15 2010
191 Poland 10.08 2011
192 Channel Islands 9.96 2006
193 Croatia 9.82 2010
194 Bulgaria 9.64 2011
195 Serbia 9.6 2009
196 South Korea 9.52 2010
197 Italy 9.29 2010
198 Austria 9.27 2011
199 Romania 9.18 2011
200 Portugal 9.17 2011
201 Liechtenstein 9.11 2010
202 Hungary 9.03 2010
203 Cyprus 8.81 2009
204 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8.72 2010
205 Latvia 8.58 2010
206 Japan 8.41 2010
207 Germany 8.29 2010
208 Singapore 7.48 2010
209 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.68 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Births and maternity > Number of births per thousand people", United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Births-and-maternity/Number-of-births-per-thousand-people

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