Uruguay - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Uruguay was 14.47 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 22.08 in 1960 and a minimum value of 14.47 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 22.08
1961 22.01
1962 21.87
1963 21.66
1964 21.41
1965 21.14
1966 20.91
1967 20.75
1968 20.67
1969 20.68
1970 20.76
1971 20.87
1972 20.97
1973 21.01
1974 20.97
1975 20.85
1976 20.62
1977 20.32
1978 19.97
1979 19.60
1980 19.22
1981 18.88
1982 18.59
1983 18.37
1984 18.22
1985 18.16
1986 18.15
1987 18.18
1988 18.23
1989 18.27
1990 18.28
1991 18.24
1992 18.15
1993 18.02
1994 17.84
1995 17.62
1996 17.37
1997 17.11
1998 16.86
1999 16.62
2000 16.41
2001 16.21
2002 16.01
2003 15.83
2004 15.65
2005 15.48
2006 15.32
2007 15.17
2008 15.03
2009 14.90
2010 14.78
2011 14.67
2012 14.57
2013 14.47

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population