Lebanon - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Lebanon was 15.16 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 38.65 in 1960 and a minimum value of 15.16 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 38.65
1961 38.25
1962 37.79
1963 37.28
1964 36.71
1965 36.11
1966 35.49
1967 34.86
1968 34.24
1969 33.64
1970 33.08
1971 32.58
1972 32.12
1973 31.72
1974 31.36
1975 31.06
1976 30.81
1977 30.60
1978 30.42
1979 30.25
1980 30.06
1981 29.81
1982 29.50
1983 29.10
1984 28.64
1985 28.12
1986 27.58
1987 27.05
1988 26.56
1989 26.11
1990 25.72
1991 25.37
1992 25.05
1993 24.73
1994 24.37
1995 23.95
1996 23.41
1997 22.75
1998 21.96
1999 21.07
2000 20.13
2001 19.20
2002 18.35
2003 17.61
2004 17.00
2005 16.54
2006 16.21
2007 15.96
2008 15.74
2009 15.55
2010 15.35
2011 15.16

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population