Italy - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Italy was 9.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 19.70 in 1964 and a minimum value of 9.00 in 1998.

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.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 18.10
1961 18.40
1962 18.40
1963 18.80
1964 19.70
1965 19.10
1966 18.70
1967 18.00
1968 17.60
1969 17.50
1970 16.80
1971 16.80
1972 16.30
1973 16.00
1974 15.80
1975 14.90
1976 14.00
1977 13.20
1978 12.60
1979 11.90
1980 11.30
1981 11.00
1982 10.90
1983 10.60
1984 10.30
1985 10.10
1986 9.70
1987 9.60
1988 9.90
1989 9.70
1990 10.00
1991 9.90
1992 9.70
1993 9.40
1994 9.30
1995 9.20
1996 9.20
1997 9.20
1998 9.00
1999 9.30
2000 9.30
2001 9.40
2002 9.40
2003 9.40
2004 9.70
2005 9.50
2006 9.50
2007 9.50
2008 9.60
2009 9.50
2010 9.30
2011 9.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population