Somalia - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Somalia was 43.37 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.77 in 1996 and a minimum value of 43.37 in 2015.

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) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 47.65
1961 47.54
1962 47.45
1963 47.36
1964 47.28
1965 47.20
1966 47.10
1967 46.98
1968 46.84
1969 46.67
1970 46.49
1971 46.30
1972 46.11
1973 45.94
1974 45.80
1975 45.69
1976 45.61
1977 45.57
1978 45.57
1979 45.61
1980 45.69
1981 45.82
1982 45.99
1983 46.21
1984 46.45
1985 46.73
1986 47.05
1987 47.39
1988 47.74
1989 48.10
1990 48.45
1991 48.79
1992 49.11
1993 49.39
1994 49.62
1995 49.75
1996 49.77
1997 49.66
1998 49.43
1999 49.08
2000 48.67
2001 48.22
2002 47.79
2003 47.40
2004 47.07
2005 46.77
2006 46.49
2007 46.19
2008 45.84
2009 45.45
2010 45.03
2011 44.61
2012 44.23
2013 43.89
2014 43.61
2015 43.37

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population