Uruguay - Birth rate

Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Uruguay was 14.36 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 22.20 in 1960 and a minimum value of 14.36 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 22.20
1961 21.40
1962 21.60
1963 21.70
1964 20.70
1965 20.00
1966 18.80
1967 18.90
1968 19.20
1969 20.30
1970 19.50
1971 19.90
1972 20.00
1973 20.10
1974 20.70
1975 20.90
1976 20.80
1977 20.25
1978 19.90
1979 19.30
1980 19.10
1981 18.40
1982 18.20
1983 18.00
1984 18.00
1985 18.00
1986 17.90
1987 17.90
1988 17.50
1989 18.20
1990 18.00
1991 17.50
1992 17.20
1993 17.60
1994 17.50
1995 17.60
1996 18.20
1997 17.80
1998 16.70
1999 16.40
2000 15.90
2001 15.50
2002 15.90
2003 15.72
2004 15.16
2005 14.86
2006 14.76
2007 14.67
2008 14.58
2009 14.50
2010 14.42
2011 14.36

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population