* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

The number of crude births per 1000 people, per year, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 195 countries was 19.88 births per 1000 people.The highest value was in Niger: 46.08 births per 1000 people and the lowest value was in Monaco: 5.9 births per 1000 people. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: births per 1000 people; Source: The World Bank
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Definition: Crude birth rate indicates the number of live births occurring during the year, per 1,000 population estimated at midyear. Subtracting the crude death rate from the crude birth rate provides the rate of natural increase, which is equal to the rate of population change in the absence of migration.
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