Lebanon - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Lebanon was 13.43 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 38.37 in 1960 and a minimum value of 12.75 in 2009.

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 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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 38.37
1961 37.94
1962 37.43
1963 36.84
1964 36.19
1965 35.50
1966 34.79
1967 34.09
1968 33.43
1969 32.84
1970 32.32
1971 31.90
1972 31.55
1973 31.27
1974 31.03
1975 30.84
1976 30.66
1977 30.49
1978 30.30
1979 30.07
1980 29.78
1981 29.43
1982 29.01
1983 28.54
1984 28.02
1985 27.45
1986 26.87
1987 26.28
1988 25.71
1989 25.15
1990 24.62
1991 24.12
1992 23.63
1993 23.15
1994 22.66
1995 22.13
1996 21.54
1997 20.89
1998 20.17
1999 19.38
2000 18.54
2001 17.63
2002 16.70
2003 15.78
2004 14.90
2005 14.13
2006 13.51
2007 13.08
2008 12.83
2009 12.75
2010 12.82
2011 13.00
2012 13.22
2013 13.43

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population