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
Lowest Birth Rates In The World By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/20/2017 11:56:49 PM
With a global population of over 7 billion people that continues to rise, it may seem odd to consider that there are countries that experience very low birth rates, and whose populations ... planet is a vital part to the world as a whole, and a steady ...
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 ...
The Economic Toll of High Suicide Rates in Japan and South Korea
knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu - 3/19/2017 11:53:25 PM
“The life expectancy at birth is a widely accepted measure of quality ... He notes that when studying suicide rates across the world, broad groups of countries emerge. Suicide rates are low in Muslim, Hindu and Latin American countries, high in Eastern ...
Despite Oklahoma infant mortality drop, rate remains fourth highest in nation
Oklahoma News - 3/22/2017 11:54:02 AM
Infant mortality is considered a basic measure of public health for countries around the world, the CDC report ... In 2013, the infant mortality rate among black babies in Oklahoma County was 13 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, almost twice as high ...
Infant Mortality Rates Fall 15 Percent in U.S.
NBC News - 3/21/2017 11:55:13 AM
"Infant mortality is considered a basic measure of public health for countries around the world," wrote Anne Driscoll and ... In 2014, India's infant mortality rate was 39 per 1,000 live births; South Africa's was 34 and Britain's was 3.9. It's 1.8 in ...
WHO: Greece far exceeds normal rate of C-section births
Neos Kosmos - 3/24/2017 3:30:35 AM
Caesarean sections account for 56.8 per cent of births in Greece, according to the World Health Organisation ... who stated that these findings discredit the country internationally and undermine the status of Greek science and medical practice.
Scientists stunned by new discovery about infant death
babwnews.com - 3/22/2017 11:25:24 AM
That’s extremely good news because the U.S. has a relativelyl high infant mortality rate for a first world country ... Infant mortality and preterm birth data are compared between the United States and European countries. The percent contribution ...
Low Birth Rates, Aging Population Could Make South Korea World's Oldest Country By 2045
Tech Times - 2/3/2016 8:15:10 AM
Japan is not the only nation in Asia suffering from a low population of newborn babies. Because of low birth rates and a rapidly aging population, South Korea may inevitably become the world's oldest country in 30 years. What's more, unless the population ...
The country where people devour pasta, wine and olive oil is the world's healthiest. Really.
Mashable - 3/20/2017 7:05:54 PM
The Mediterranean nation was ranked the world's healthiest country in the Bloomberg Global Health Index ... In Italy's stagnating economy, the unemployment rate hit about 12 percent in December, with youth unemployment rising to around 40 percent.
Doctors pass the scalpel to nurses in the quest for safer births
bhekisisa.org - 3/21/2017 3:37:08 PM
or within 42 days of the end of her pregnancy — was 1 000 per 100 000 live births, more than double the country’s 2013 rate of 480 published by the World Health Organisation (WHO). In 1984, to fill this gap, the country began training nurses like ...
World View: With Egypt’s Contraceptive Shortage, Cairo Becomes the World’s Fastest Growing City
Breitbart News - 3/24/2017 1:39:02 PM
The “good” economic news is that Egypt’s surging population growth has made the country the world’s fastest-growing real estate ... of these medicines dependent on the foreign exchange rate of the Egyptian pound currency versus the US dollar.
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 ...
British village has higher birth rate than world's most densely populated countries
Daily Telegraph - 9/3/2009 7:49:00 AM
A tiny British village has a higher birth rate than the world's five most densely populated countries, official figures show. Cambourne in Cambridgeshire produced 24.1 births per 1,000 women in 2009 - almost double the UK average of 12.1. The village has ...
Spotlight on World First Receiving Accounts
webretailer.com - 3/27/2017 9:03:28 AM
This is due to the beneficial exchange rates that World First offer in comparison to Amazon ... and just need to provide a few details such as your name, date of birth and the country your company is registered in. The information is then checked and ...
European Countries by Birth Rate
mapsofworld.com - 3/26/2017 5:58:32 AM
Among the European Countries, birth rates lie between 8.2 and 15.3 per 1000 people. Albania has the highest birth rate whereas Germany and Italy have the lowest. Most of the countries of Europe have birth rates ranging from 9 to 11 per thousand people per ...