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
Europe: The Substitution Of A Population
zerohedge.com - 8/27/2016 2:23:29 AM
you can feel all the sadness of a world that has consumed itself. In 2008, the countries of the European Union saw the birth of 5,469,000 children. Five years later, there were nearly half a million fewer, 5,075,000 -- a decrease of 7%. Fertility rates ...
Humans Projected to Number Ten Billion by 2050s, Half of us Living in Asia
National Geographic Society - 8/28/2016 5:14:06 AM
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 declines.
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 ...
PRB projects world population rising 33 percent by 2050 to nearly 10 billion
Eurek Alert - 8/25/2016 6:00:36 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 ...
IPK International and ITB Berlin: Despite declining birth rates, family trips are on the rise
travelprnews.com - 8/25/2016 8:12:27 PM
IPK International and ITB Berlin examine trends in family trips abroad – steady growth despite declining birth rates in many countries – Spain is the ... This is the result of a special evaluation of the World Travel Monitor®, conducted by IPK ...
World Population Set to Reach Nearly 10 bn by 2050
vishwagujarat.com - 8/28/2016 12:37:55 PM
The latest ‘World Population Data Sheet’ released by the organisation ... 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 ...
World population may rise to nearly 10 billion by 2050
Times of India - 8/28/2016 5:52:53 PM
NEW YORK: 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
20,000 teenage girls give birth daily in developing countries
bisiadewale.com - 8/18/2016 6:19:03 PM
Speaking at an event to mark the 2016 World Population Day with the theme ... and neglected girls in terms of planning and statistics.20,000 teenage girls give birth daily in developing countries According to New Telegraph report, the medical expert ...
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 ...
Lifelike Dolls Fail To Reduce Teenage Pregnancy Rates, Study Says
News Week - 8/26/2016 11:28:42 AM
“Similar programs are increasingly being offered in schools around the world, and evidence now suggests ... Switzerland boasts the lowest teenage birth rate of all developed countries—eight conceptions per 1,000—significantly less than the U.K ...
World’s costliest home on market at $1.1B
Bankrate - 8/27/2016 6:55:30 AM
The world's most expensive house ... been owned by the family since 1924. RATE SEARCH: Do you need a 30-year mortgage? Compare mortgage rates today. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt stayed in the home before the birth of their twins, according to the Daily ...