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
15 Amazing Things These Countries Do For New Moms
babygaga.com - 12/1/2016 3:07:07 AM
Different parts of the world champion very different assistance for ... to make new moms’ lives a little bit easier. Not only that, some countries that are grappling with low birth rates, which can affect the state of their economies, reward the very ...
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 ...
Dangers posed by Scotland’s low birth rate
www.thecourier.co.uk - 12/5/2016 9:36:05 AM
Our birth rate continues to fall, migration into Scotland is low and we continue to provide free university places to young people from other countries ... Though some of the 16 are far from world famous, their events were shown on BBC television which ...
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 ...
Allons Enfants: Demographic Trends In France – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 12/8/2016 5:07:40 AM
France’s slide into lower birth rates preceded the other countries of the continent by approximately 100 years. At the end of the 1930s, the country had the world’s oldest population. The French population, which has doubled over a period of two ...
Rwanda: Researchers Call for Improved Birth Registration System
AllAfrica - 12/7/2016 9:33:42 AM
According to George Gitau, the World Vision Rwanda country director, the research will impact ... by introducing sensitisation campaigns in communities to keep the birth registration rate rising," Gitau told The New Times. The Government introduced a ...
Caesarean Births Changing Human Evolution
Maroc Journal - 12/7/2016 12:32:40 PM
With an average rate of 154.3 caesarean sections per 1,000 births, Israel has the lowest prevalence of such procedures out of 34 OECD countries – while also ... who gathered data from the World Health Organization and other large birth studies, found ...
How Ebola changed a country
The Hindu - 12/2/2016 12:14:08 AM
Even prior to the crisis, in late 2013, the country had one of the highest teenage pregnancy rates in the world. The spike in teenage pregnancy is being largely attributed to disruption of already fragile health systems including family planning and birth ...
On World Aids Day, Cuba’s Socialist Health Model Sets Example
teleSUR - 12/1/2016 5:04:38 PM
... recognized Cuba as the first country in the world to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis. With Cuba's mother-to-child transmission rate of HIV below 2 percent of births, and syphilis transmission less than 0.5 percent ...
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 ...
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 ...
Poor Nutrition Around the World
Ag Web - 12/5/2016 6:32:57 PM
The World Health Organization (WHO ... birth and their infants often are born with low birth weight, a problem which is frequently associated with high mortality rates. Many people in developing countries now experience both malnutrition and over-nutrition ...
Israel has the highest birth rate in the developed world, and that's becoming a problem
The Business Insider - 9/25/2015 8:20:12 AM
Israel's birth rate, the highest in the developed world and once seen as a survival tactic in a ... nearly double the fertility rate for the rest of the industrialised countries in the OECD. That, accompanied by heavy Jewish immigration from the former ...
Germany Replaces Japan as Country with World’s Lowest Birth Rate
nationalvanguard.org - 6/1/2015 11:59:30 PM
The controlled media try to make this into a strictly economic concern, which can be “solved” by immigration. In reality, this is a matter of the purposeful genocide of our race worldwide, and immigration is one of the weapons used against us.
Make Boomsa for the Motherland!
Slate - 4/25/2013 7:25:02 AM
He continued: “Their concern is to cut down the birth rate, reduce the rate of population ... Fertility rates began falling in Western, industrialized countries in 1968. By 1975, every Western First World nation was below the replacement rate.