Jordan - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Jordan was 24.50 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 53.63 in 1964 and a minimum value of 24.50 in 2011.

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 51.75
1961 52.50
1962 53.10
1963 53.48
1964 53.63
1965 53.54
1966 53.25
1967 52.83
1968 52.31
1969 51.73
1970 51.07
1971 50.28
1972 49.36
1973 48.30
1974 47.13
1975 45.91
1976 44.70
1977 43.57
1978 42.55
1979 41.67
1980 40.94
1981 40.36
1982 39.87
1983 39.44
1984 39.03
1985 38.60
1986 38.13
1987 37.59
1988 37.00
1989 36.35
1990 35.67
1991 35.01
1992 34.40
1993 33.86
1994 33.39
1995 32.95
1996 32.51
1997 32.00
1998 31.42
1999 30.76
2000 30.05
2001 29.33
2002 28.67
2003 28.08
2004 27.59
2005 27.16
2006 26.78
2007 26.40
2008 25.98
2009 25.52
2010 25.03
2011 24.50

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population