Definition: This entry gives the average annual number of births during a year per 1,000 persons in the population at midyear; also known as crude birth rate. The birth rate is usually the dominant factor in determining the rate of population growth. It depends on both the level of fertility and the age structure of the population.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Birth rate map
World population may rise to nearly 10 billion by 2050
Hindustan Times - 8/29/2016 6:41:48 PM
The world population will reach 9.9 billion in 2050 ... Nearly all of these countries are in Africa. In Niger, the country with the highest birth rate, the population will more than triple. The data showed that, 42 countries will register population ...
High birth rates and poverty undermine a generation of African children – report
The Guardian - 8/24/2016 11:55:32 PM
Fertility rates are highest in west Africa. Chad, where women have on average more than six children each, is near the top of the table. “It isn’t easy to speak about and work on family planning in a country ... This is a pro-birth society and a ...
World population set to reach nearly 10 billion by 2050
ABP NEWS - 8/29/2016 4:11:28 PM
New York: By 2050, the world population is projected to reach 9.9 billion ... Nearly all of these countries are in Africa. In Niger, the country with the highest birth rate, the population will more than triple, the study said. On the other hand, 42 ...
PRB projects world population rising 33 percent by 2050 to nearly 10 billion
scienmag.com - 8/25/2016 6:29:14 AM
(Washington, DC)–The world population will reach 9.9 billion in 2050 ... Nearly all of these countries are in Africa. In Niger, the country with the highest birth rate, the population will more than triple. Forty-two countries will register population ...
Texas leads the developed world in maternal mortality rate
Daily Kos - 8/23/2016 10:49:19 AM
After Texas decided that it was going to wage a war against Planned Parenthood - cutting clinics of any public funding or forcing them closed with abusive medically unnecessary legislation - maternal mortality rate has risen to third world levels.
Top 10 Countries with Highest Birth Rate in the World
toptenfindings.com - 1/28/2015 11:56:14 PM
In this article we will talk about top 10 countries of the world with highest birth rate. We all know that fertility rate in many countries is increasing day by day. This is a big problem for many countries because as population increases government has ...
Texas Has The World's Worst Maternal Mortality Rate
Builder Magazine - 8/30/2016 1:18:29 PM
Texas has 23.8 maternal deaths per every 100,000 women (meaning women who die while pregnant, or shortly after giving birth), the highest rate in the developed world, according to ... death rate while the rest of the country worsens. Christine Morton ...
Texas Has The Worst Maternal Mortality Rate In The Developed World
fastcoexist.com - 8/26/2016 11:50:11 AM
The maternal mortality rate in Texas—at 23.8 deaths out of 100,000 women—is worse than in Iran or Croatia. And at the same time that the rate has been dropping around the world, it has been ... or shortly after giving birth—across the U.S. There ...
DISASTER BY 2050? Africa”s population to DOUBLE as world to swell to 10 BILLION
reportuk.org - 8/30/2016 2:44:23 PM
PRB President Jeffrey Jordan said: ”Although the birth rates are declining all over the world, it can still be assumed that ... witness a rise from 40 million to 66 million. However, 42 countries will register population declines, including countries ...
World population rising 33% by 2050: Study
siasat.com - 8/26/2016 3:21:56 AM
For example very low birth rates in Europe will mean population declines ... and environment indicators for the world, major regions, and more than 200 countries. PRB also added six indicators and analytical graphics that explore the balance between ...
European Countries by Birth Rate
mapsofworld.com - 8/31/1997 11:52:54 PM
Among the European Countries, Germany and Italy have the lowest birth rate. Below is the map of Europe showing the top ten countries having lowest birth rate along with table stating birth rates of these countries.
Warning Bell for Developed Countries: Declining Birth Rates
Forbes - 10/16/2012 6:28:12 PM
The replacement rate—the reproduction rate that keeps a population stable—for developed countries is 2.1, yet nearly half the world’s population has birth rates lower than that. The U.S. has a total fertility rate (TFR) of 2.0—nearly the ...
Over 147 Million African Children Will Be Living Below $1.90 Per Day Extreme Poverty By 2030: Report
naija247news.com - 8/25/2016 5:13:29 PM
As a result, a growing share of the world’s children are being born into African countries that have the slowest rates of poverty reduction, according to the report. The report says that Africa’s average birth rate is 4.7 children per woman ...
Dawn - 8/29/2016 7:14:36 AM
Malaysia is the South-east Asia’s third largest economy which falls in the upper-middle income group, and is one of 13 countries identified by the ... spends more to generate jobs and tackle low birth-rate and rapid aging, it needs to introduce a ...
Why Do Some Countries Have Such High Birth Rates?
worldatlas.com - 6/5/2016 11:57:21 PM
More commonly, however, many countries in the developing world struggle to reign in high birth rates and the problems that they can cause by overextension of available resources. Surely, there have to be explanations as to why these countries have been ...