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
Developing Countries Tackle Mother, Infant Mortality
Voice of America - 2/16/2017 10:11:12 AM
Dr. Flavia Bustreo at the World Health Organization (WHO ... and most of the babies die on the day of their birth. The countries in the network have high maternal and infant mortality rates, but Bustreo said they are fully committed to achieving these ...
Why too many women die in childbirth in Developing Countries? How can we tackle Infant Mortality?
newsgram.com - 2/17/2017 7:35:31 PM
The countries in the network have high maternal and infant mortality rates, but Bustreo said they ... NewsGram brings to you top news around the world today. In some regions, women traditionally give birth at home. The challenge is to get these women ...
Below replacement birth rates in China and Japan colour their future population grey
dailycommercialnews.com - 2/10/2017 5:53:27 AM
Turning first to Japan, according to its just released census, the population of the world’s third ... given the prospect for its birth rate to remain below the critical 2.1 and for it to continue to lose migrants to other countries, it appears likely ...
Birth attendants who cut the umbilical cord with broken bottles, by Mercy Abang
ekekeee.com - 2/15/2017 3:13:02 PM
Ondo state had a maternal mortality ratio of 742 per 100,000 live births with worse indices at the facility level. Nigeria records one of the world’s highest rates of maternal deaths, with the country being the largest contributor of maternal deaths ...
Air Pollution Linked To Millions Of Premature Births Around The Globe
The Huffington Post - 2/17/2017 5:40:59 PM
If protecting the environment alone wasn’t reason enough to take measures to reduce air pollution, the massive global health implications of rising preterm birth rates certainly should be. Each year, 15 million babies around the world ― that’s ...
Power BI and the World Bank API
Microsoft - 2/15/2017 5:18:53 AM
format=json&date=1960:2014&per_page=20000 Fertility Rate, Births Per Woman: http://api.worldbank.org/countries/all/indicators/SP.DYN.TFRT.IN/?format=json&date=1960:2014&per_page=20000 World Bank Country Classifications: This will allow me to slice by ...
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 ...
Global child mortality: it is hard to overestimate both the immensity of the tragedy, and the progress the world has made
ourworldindata.org - 2/14/2017 9:09:08 AM
Yet there are many daily, recurring tragedies in the world which create as much or ... to continue to apply to those developing countries which currently have both high mortality and high birth rates. We recently made a short video about this with our ...
C-sections rates aren’t climbing as quickly
Futurity - 2/12/2017 11:59:08 PM
... industrialized countries have generally plateaued, but at rates that are higher than recommended by WHO (the World Health Organization),” the researchers write. The WHO recommends an average of no more than 10 to 15 percent of births by c-section ...
Global Oxytocic Pharmaceuticals Market estimates to expand at an impressive 9.7% CAGR to reach US$ 157.6 million value by 2026-end
Medgadget - 2/13/2017 12:09:17 PM
However, China is expected to remain the largest market for oxytocic pharmaceuticals in the world. Considering the country’s exploding birth rate, China’s oxytocic pharmaceuticals market will be valued over US$ 55 million by 2026-end, expanding at 9.8% ...
Millions of premature births could be linked to air pollution, study finds
The Guardian - 2/16/2017 7:12:14 AM
the World Health Organization (WHO) reports. Researchers for the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) have concluded that as many as 3.4 million premature births across 183 countries could be associated with fine particulate matter, a common air pollutant ...
China's population to touch 1.42 billion by 2020
The Tribune India - 2/6/2017 7:59:53 AM
China's population, the largest in the world, is expected to reach about 1.42 billion by 2020, according to the country's National ... population growth rate will be around six per thousand while China's gender ratio at birth is expected to be reduced ...
Half of this country's married couples aren't having sex
USA Today - 2/16/2017 10:46:59 AM
This lack of libido has been partly blamed for the country's low birth rate, which is making some nervous due to a decreasing population and workforce. (Here's how often happy couples have sex, according to another study.) This story originally appeared ...
Import Endless Third World Refugees: Your Country Becomes A Third World
usdefensewatch.com - 2/18/2017 7:05:42 PM
The burning question facing every European country in 2017: can their countries and cultures survive endless refugee immigration from the ever-burgeoning Third World? The salient question ... either refuse to engage birth control or have no access.