Liberia - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Liberia was 35.49 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.17 in 1963 and a minimum value of 35.49 in 2013.

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 49.02
1961 49.12
1962 49.16
1963 49.17
1964 49.15
1965 49.11
1966 49.07
1967 49.04
1968 49.03
1969 49.03
1970 49.06
1971 49.09
1972 49.12
1973 49.13
1974 49.13
1975 49.11
1976 49.08
1977 49.04
1978 48.99
1979 48.92
1980 48.83
1981 48.71
1982 48.54
1983 48.33
1984 48.06
1985 47.73
1986 47.33
1987 46.87
1988 46.37
1989 45.85
1990 45.33
1991 44.87
1992 44.48
1993 44.18
1994 43.95
1995 43.79
1996 43.66
1997 43.52
1998 43.34
1999 43.09
2000 42.77
2001 42.36
2002 41.89
2003 41.37
2004 40.81
2005 40.21
2006 39.60
2007 38.98
2008 38.35
2009 37.74
2010 37.14
2011 36.57
2012 36.02
2013 35.49

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population