Luxembourg - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Luxembourg was 10.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16.00 in 1961 and a minimum value of 10.80 in 1973.

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 15.90
1961 16.00
1962 15.90
1963 15.70
1964 15.80
1965 15.90
1966 15.50
1967 14.80
1968 14.00
1969 13.30
1970 13.00
1971 12.90
1972 11.70
1973 10.80
1974 11.00
1975 11.00
1976 10.80
1977 11.20
1978 11.20
1979 11.20
1980 11.40
1981 12.10
1982 11.80
1983 11.40
1984 11.50
1985 11.20
1986 11.70
1987 11.40
1988 12.30
1989 12.40
1990 12.90
1991 12.90
1992 12.60
1993 13.40
1994 13.50
1995 13.20
1996 13.70
1997 13.10
1998 12.60
1999 12.90
2000 13.10
2001 12.40
2002 12.00
2003 11.70
2004 11.90
2005 11.50
2006 11.70
2007 11.40
2008 11.50
2009 11.30
2010 11.60
2011 10.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population