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
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
European Countries by Birth Rate
mapsofworld.com - 11/24/2016 3:39:53 PM
Among the European Countries, Albania has the highest birth rate. Below is the map of Europe showing the top ten countries having highest birth rate along with table stating birth rates of these countries.
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 ...
Rainbow Hospital sets the "Guinness World Record-the largest gathering of people born prematurely under one roof"
India PRwire - 11/23/2016 7:48:37 AM
World prematurity Day is a global initiative involving more than 60 countries and is supported by UNICEF ... To help reduce preterm birth rates, women need improved care before, between and during pregnancies. Better access to contraceptives and increased ...
Government Think Tank: China Could Further Ease Childbirth Curbs
Voice of America - 12/2/2016 8:28:03 AM
China might further relax, or even scrap, restrictions on childbirth to avoid a "low birthrate trap," an influential government think tank has said, as the country debates how to avert a demographic time bomb. China's birth rate, one of the world's lowest ...
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 ...
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.
This map shows the incredible fall in child mortality rates. But it’s not all good news
weforum.org - 11/22/2016 7:28:20 AM
The study said the 2015 figures highlight the inequality in child deaths around the world: under-five mortality rates in countries range from 1.9 to 155.1 deaths per 1,000 births. Estimates suggest that 5.9 million children under five died last year ...
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.
What country or territory in the world has the lowest birth rate?
funtrivia.com - 1/30/2007 11:54:37 PM
I found the answers on the Europe thread,i can only say that the question appears on this site, stating "Vatican City" to be the smallest state in the world.For obvious reasons it has a zero birthrate. Will try finding it somewhere. One source claims that ...
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 ...