Malta - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Malta was 10.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 9.50 in 2007.

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 26.10
1961 23.30
1962 22.80
1963 20.30
1964 19.80
1965 17.60
1966 16.80
1967 16.70
1968 16.10
1969 15.80
1970 16.30
1971 17.10
1972 16.90
1973 17.50
1974 17.60
1975 18.30
1976 18.00
1977 17.90
1978 17.40
1979 16.90
1980 15.40
1981 15.00
1982 14.40
1983 15.00
1984 14.80
1985 14.20
1986 15.30
1987 15.80
1988 15.80
1989 15.90
1990 15.20
1991 15.20
1992 15.20
1993 14.10
1994 13.10
1995 12.40
1996 12.20
1997 12.40
1998 11.90
1999 11.20
2000 10.80
2001 10.10
2002 9.90
2003 10.20
2004 9.70
2005 9.60
2006 9.60
2007 9.50
2008 10.00
2009 10.00
2010 9.60
2011 10.30

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population