Syrian Arab Republic - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Syrian Arab Republic was 22.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.37 in 1960 and a minimum value of 22.40 in 2011.

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 49.37
1961 49.03
1962 48.68
1963 48.31
1964 47.94
1965 47.58
1966 47.27
1967 47.00
1968 46.79
1969 46.63
1970 46.52
1971 46.44
1972 46.37
1973 46.28
1974 46.17
1975 46.01
1976 45.80
1977 45.53
1978 45.21
1979 44.81
1980 44.35
1981 43.79
1982 43.16
1983 42.45
1984 41.66
1985 40.81
1986 39.88
1987 38.90
1988 37.87
1989 36.83
1990 35.79
1991 34.79
1992 33.84
1993 32.95
1994 32.12
1995 31.35
1996 30.62
1997 29.91
1998 29.21
1999 28.51
2000 27.82
2001 27.16
2002 26.53
2003 25.95
2004 25.43
2005 24.94
2006 24.48
2007 24.05
2008 23.62
2009 23.20
2010 22.79
2011 22.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population