Birth Clocks

Region or Country Expected number of births (2015-2020) Number of people born each year Number of people born each day Number of people born each hour Number of people born in 2020 so far Number of births today so far Number of seconds between births
WORLD 701,277,931 140,255,586 384,262 16,011 71,602,047 129,338 0.22
AFRICA 212,112,876 42,422,575 116,226 4,843 21,657,200 39,120 0.74
Eastern Africa 71,481,161 14,296,232 39,168 1,632 7,298,387 13,183 2.21
Burundi 2,164,107 432,821 1,186 49 220,960 399 72.86
Comoros 132,115 26,423 72 3 13,489 24 1,193.51
Djibouti 103,158 20,631 57 2 10,533 19 1,528.53
Eritrea 527,655 105,531 289 12 53,875 97 298.83
Ethiopia 17,572,229 3,514,445 9,629 401 1,794,164 3,241 8.97
Kenya 7,345,341 1,469,068 4,025 168 749,976 1,355 21.47
Madagascar 4,259,994 851,998 2,334 97 434,955 786 37.01
Malawi 3,072,248 614,449 1,683 70 313,683 567 51.32
Mauritius 64,826 12,965 36 1 6,619 12 2,432.36
Mayotte 36,240 7,248 20 1 3,700 7 4,350.99
Mozambique 5,495,085 1,099,017 3,011 125 561,060 1,013 28.69
Réunion 65,533 13,106 36 1 6,691 12 2,406.12
Rwanda 1,951,412 390,282 1,069 45 199,244 360 80.80
Seychelles 8,129 1,625 4 0 830 1 19,397.22
Somalia 3,107,683 621,536 1,703 71 317,301 573 50.74
South Sudan 1,927,514 385,502 1,056 44 196,803 355 81.80
Uganda 8,068,514 1,613,702 4,421 184 823,813 1,488 19.54
United Republic of Tanzania 10,260,034 2,052,006 5,622 234 1,047,572 1,892 15.37
Zambia 3,107,921 621,584 1,703 71 317,326 573 50.73
Zimbabwe 2,211,423 442,284 1,212 50 225,791 408 71.30
Middle Africa 33,325,052 6,665,010 18,260 761 3,402,562 6,146 4.73
Angola 6,215,232 1,243,046 3,406 142 634,589 1,146 25.37
Cameroon 4,437,254 887,450 2,431 101 453,054 818 35.54
Central African Republic 825,318 165,063 452 19 84,267 152 191.05
Chad 3,239,404 647,880 1,775 74 330,750 597 48.68
Congo 857,167 171,433 470 20 87,519 158 183.95
Democratic Republic of the Congo 17,168,551 3,433,710 9,407 392 1,752,948 3,166 9.18
Equatorial Guinea 215,073 43,014 118 5 21,959 40 733.15
Gabon 333,827 66,765 183 8 34,084 62 472.34
Sao Tome and Principe 33,226 6,645 18 1 3,392 6 4,745.68
Northern Africa 29,892,389 5,978,477 16,379 682 3,052,080 5,513 5.27
Algeria 5,158,969 1,031,793 2,827 118 526,742 951 30.56
Egypt 12,922,480 2,584,496 7,081 295 1,319,414 2,383 12.20
Libya 631,411 126,282 346 14 64,468 116 249.73
Morocco 3,409,201 681,840 1,868 78 348,087 629 46.25
Sudan 6,694,834 1,338,966 3,668 153 683,558 1,235 23.55
Tunisia 1,018,469 203,693 558 23 103,988 188 154.82
Western Sahara 57,025 11,405 31 1 5,822 11 2,765.10
Southern Africa 6,990,953 1,398,190 3,831 160 713,792 1,289 22.55
Botswana 280,786 56,157 154 6 28,669 52 561.57
Eswatini 151,207 30,241 83 3 15,439 28 1,042.81
Lesotho 283,944 56,788 156 6 28,991 52 555.32
Namibia 350,047 70,009 192 8 35,741 65 450.45
South Africa 5,924,969 1,184,993 3,247 135 604,953 1,093 26.61
Western Africa 70,423,321 14,084,664 38,588 1,608 7,190,379 12,988 2.24
Benin 2,065,662 413,132 1,132 47 210,909 381 76.33
Burkina Faso 3,724,647 744,929 2,041 85 380,295 687 42.33
Cabo Verde 53,195 10,639 29 1 5,431 10 2,964.19
Côte d'Ivoire 4,451,418 890,283 2,439 102 454,500 821 35.42
Gambia 436,224 87,244 239 10 44,539 80 361.47
Ghana 4,356,347 871,269 2,387 99 444,793 803 36.20
Guinea 2,245,115 449,023 1,230 51 229,231 414 70.23
Guinea-Bissau 327,805 65,561 180 7 33,470 60 481.02
Liberia 791,483 158,296 434 18 80,812 146 199.22
Mali 3,937,479 787,495 2,158 90 402,025 726 40.05
Mauritania 736,369 147,273 403 17 75,185 136 214.13
Niger 5,114,131 1,022,826 2,802 117 522,164 943 30.83
Nigeria 36,886,425 7,377,285 20,212 842 3,766,187 6,803 4.27
Senegal 2,720,091 544,018 1,490 62 277,727 502 57.97
Sierra Leone 1,277,240 255,448 700 29 130,409 236 123.45
Togo 1,299,394 259,878 712 30 132,671 240 121.35
ASIA 372,697,319 74,539,463 204,218 8,509 38,053,231 68,737 0.42
Eastern Asia 95,153,345 19,030,669 52,139 2,172 9,715,370 17,549 1.66
China 84,889,903 16,977,980 46,515 1,938 8,667,449 15,656 1.86
China, Hong Kong SAR 406,908 81,381 223 9 41,546 75 387.51
China, Macao SAR 34,502 6,900 19 1 3,523 6 4,570.17
China, Taiwan Province of China 997,858 199,571 547 23 101,884 184 158.02
Dem. People's Republic of Korea 1,775,899 355,179 973 41 181,323 328 88.79
Japan 4,766,941 953,388 2,612 109 486,715 879 33.08
Mongolia 383,518 76,703 210 9 39,158 71 411.14
Republic of Korea 1,897,816 379,563 1,040 43 193,771 350 83.08
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN ASIA 192,609,295 38,521,859 105,539 4,397 19,665,840 35,523 0.82
Central Asia 8,329,263 1,665,852 4,564 190 850,436 1,536 18.93
Kazakhstan 1,942,522 388,504 1,064 44 198,336 358 81.17
Kyrgyzstan 774,341 154,868 424 18 79,062 143 203.63
Tajikistan 1,403,901 280,780 769 32 143,341 259 112.32
Turkmenistan 695,311 139,062 381 16 70,993 128 226.78
Uzbekistan 3,513,188 702,637 1,925 80 358,704 648 44.88
Southern Asia 184,280,032 36,856,006 100,975 4,207 18,815,404 33,987 0.86
Afghanistan 6,024,265 1,204,853 3,301 138 615,091 1,111 26.17
Bangladesh 14,732,419 2,946,483 8,073 336 1,504,213 2,717 10.70
Bhutan 65,573 13,114 36 1 6,695 12 2,404.65
India 121,188,663 24,237,732 66,405 2,767 12,373,634 22,351 1.30
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 7,757,508 1,551,501 4,251 177 792,059 1,431 20.33
Maldives 35,839 7,167 20 1 3,659 7 4,399.68
Nepal 2,810,207 562,041 1,540 64 286,928 518 56.11
Pakistan 29,970,376 5,994,075 16,422 684 3,060,043 5,527 5.26
Sri Lanka 1,695,182 339,036 929 39 173,082 313 93.02
South-Eastern Asia 57,280,986 11,456,197 31,387 1,308 5,848,517 10,564 2.75
Brunei Darussalam 31,955 6,391 18 1 3,263 6 4,934.44
Cambodia 1,831,645 366,329 1,004 42 187,015 338 86.09
Indonesia 24,208,402 4,841,680 13,265 553 2,471,732 4,465 6.51
Lao People's Democratic Republic 834,979 166,995 458 19 85,253 154 188.84
Malaysia 2,636,421 527,284 1,445 60 269,184 486 59.81
Myanmar 4,738,387 947,677 2,596 108 483,800 874 33.28
Philippines 10,889,397 2,177,879 5,967 249 1,111,832 2,008 14.48
Singapore 250,294 50,058 137 6 25,556 46 629.98
Thailand 3,622,935 724,587 1,985 83 369,910 668 43.52
Timor-Leste 186,979 37,395 102 4 19,091 34 843.30
Viet Nam 8,049,592 1,609,918 4,411 184 821,881 1,485 19.59
Western Asia 27,653,693 5,530,738 15,153 631 2,823,504 5,100 5.70
Armenia 208,501 41,700 114 5 21,288 38 756.26
Azerbaijan 844,029 168,805 462 19 86,177 156 186.82
Bahrain 109,031 21,806 60 2 11,132 20 1,446.19
Cyprus 62,755 12,551 34 1 6,407 12 2,512.63
Georgia 272,379 54,475 149 6 27,811 50 578.90
Iraq 5,519,936 1,103,987 3,025 126 563,598 1,018 28.57
Israel 848,837 169,767 465 19 86,668 157 185.76
Jordan 1,073,232 214,646 588 25 109,579 198 146.92
Kuwait 291,404 58,280 160 7 29,753 54 541.10
Lebanon 586,681 117,336 321 13 59,901 108 268.77
Oman 459,461 91,892 252 10 46,912 85 343.18
Qatar 131,559 26,311 72 3 13,432 24 1,198.55
Saudi Arabia 2,998,530 599,706 1,643 68 306,157 553 52.59
State of Palestine 708,469 141,693 388 16 72,336 131 222.56
Syrian Arab Republic 2,130,215 426,043 1,167 49 217,500 393 74.02
Turkey 6,587,778 1,317,555 3,610 150 672,627 1,215 23.94
United Arab Emirates 497,064 99,412 272 11 50,751 92 317.22
Yemen 4,323,832 864,766 2,369 99 441,473 797 36.47
EUROPE 38,847,368 7,769,473 21,286 887 3,966,403 7,165 4.06
Eastern Europe 16,632,942 3,326,588 9,114 380 1,698,261 3,068 9.48
Belarus 559,091 111,818 306 13 57,084 103 282.03
Bulgaria 316,774 63,354 174 7 32,343 58 497.77
Czechia 556,789 111,357 305 13 56,849 103 283.20
Hungary 461,243 92,248 253 11 47,094 85 341.86
Poland 1,873,378 374,675 1,027 43 191,276 346 84.17
Republic of Moldova 205,655 41,131 113 5 20,998 38 766.72
Romania 957,884 191,576 525 22 97,802 177 164.61
Russian Federation 9,287,596 1,857,519 5,089 212 948,284 1,713 16.98
Slovakia 285,422 57,084 156 7 29,142 53 552.45
Ukraine 2,129,110 425,822 1,167 49 217,387 393 74.06
Northern Europe 5,974,713 1,194,942 3,274 136 610,032 1,102 26.39
Channel Islands 8,343 1,668 5 0 852 2 18,899.68
Denmark 306,413 61,282 168 7 31,285 57 514.60
Estonia 68,389 13,677 37 2 6,983 13 2,305.63
Finland 257,650 51,530 141 6 26,307 48 611.99
Iceland 20,352 4,070 11 0 2,078 4 7,747.64
Ireland 312,365 62,473 171 7 31,893 58 504.79
Latvia 104,449 20,889 57 2 10,664 19 1,509.64
Lithuania 146,046 29,209 80 3 14,912 27 1,079.66
Norway 293,778 58,755 161 7 29,995 54 536.73
Sweden 590,433 118,086 324 13 60,285 109 267.06
United Kingdom 3,859,679 771,935 2,115 88 394,082 712 40.85
Southern Europe 6,306,405 1,261,281 3,456 144 643,898 1,163 25.00
Albania 170,074 34,014 93 4 17,365 31 927.13
Bosnia and Herzegovina 137,450 27,490 75 3 14,034 25 1,147.18
Croatia 186,171 37,234 102 4 19,008 34 846.96
Greece 413,176 82,635 226 9 42,186 76 381.63
Italy 2,308,048 461,609 1,265 53 235,657 426 68.32
Malta 21,508 4,301 12 0 2,196 4 7,331.23
Montenegro 37,088 7,417 20 1 3,787 7 4,251.51
North Macedonia 113,288 22,657 62 3 11,567 21 1,391.85
Portugal 402,869 80,573 221 9 41,134 74 391.39
Serbia 420,614 84,122 230 10 42,946 78 374.88
Slovenia 100,857 20,171 55 2 10,298 19 1,563.40
Spain 1,988,996 397,799 1,090 45 203,081 367 79.28
Western Europe 9,933,308 1,986,661 5,443 227 1,014,213 1,832 15.87
Austria 439,248 87,849 241 10 44,848 81 358.98
Belgium 621,874 124,374 341 14 63,495 115 253.56
France 3,643,815 728,763 1,997 83 372,042 672 43.27
Germany 3,896,182 779,236 2,135 89 397,809 719 40.47
Luxembourg 31,809 6,361 17 1 3,248 6 4,957.09
Netherlands 858,755 171,751 471 20 87,681 158 183.61
Switzerland 437,351 87,470 240 10 44,655 81 360.53
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 52,746,134 10,549,226 28,902 1,204 5,385,498 9,728 2.99
Caribbean 3,583,373 716,674 1,963 82 365,870 661 44.00
Antigua and Barbuda 7,400 1,480 4 0 756 1 21,308.11
Aruba 6,152 1,230 3 0 628 1 25,630.69
Bahamas 26,929 5,385 15 1 2,750 5 5,855.40
Barbados 15,310 3,062 8 0 1,563 3 10,299.15
Cuba 578,587 115,717 317 13 59,075 107 272.53
Curaçao 8,774 1,754 5 0 896 2 17,971.28
Dominican Republic 1,039,855 207,971 570 24 106,172 192 151.64
Grenada 9,216 1,843 5 0 941 2 17,109.38
Guadeloupe 23,453 4,690 13 1 2,395 4 6,723.23
Haiti 1,355,329 271,065 743 31 138,382 250 116.34
Jamaica 237,437 47,487 130 5 24,243 44 664.09
Martinique 18,668 3,733 10 0 1,906 3 8,446.54
Puerto Rico 115,128 23,025 63 3 11,755 21 1,369.61
Saint Lucia 10,979 2,195 6 0 1,121 2 14,361.96
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7,888 1,577 4 0 805 1 19,989.86
Trinidad and Tobago 90,738 18,147 50 2 9,265 17 1,737.75
United States Virgin Islands 6,160 1,232 3 0 629 1 25,597.40
Central America 16,316,591 3,263,318 8,941 373 1,665,960 3,009 9.66
Belize 39,612 7,922 22 1 4,044 7 3,980.61
Costa Rica 350,737 70,147 192 8 35,811 65 449.57
El Salvador 588,734 117,746 323 13 60,111 109 267.83
Guatemala 2,115,201 423,040 1,159 48 215,967 390 74.55
Honduras 1,036,662 207,332 568 24 105,846 191 152.10
Mexico 11,120,355 2,224,071 6,093 254 1,135,413 2,051 14.18
Nicaragua 670,224 134,044 367 15 68,431 124 235.26
Panama 395,066 79,013 216 9 40,337 73 399.12
South America 32,846,170 6,569,234 17,998 750 3,353,668 6,058 4.80
Argentina 3,776,183 755,236 2,069 86 385,557 696 41.76
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 1,233,184 246,636 676 28 125,911 227 127.86
Brazil 14,672,301 2,934,460 8,040 335 1,498,075 2,706 10.75
Chile 1,155,723 231,144 633 26 118,002 213 136.43
Colombia 3,697,363 739,472 2,026 84 377,509 682 42.65
Ecuador 1,680,568 336,113 921 38 171,590 310 93.83
French Guiana 35,771 7,154 20 1 3,652 7 4,408.04
Guyana 77,961 15,592 43 2 7,960 14 2,022.55
Paraguay 715,787 143,157 392 16 73,083 132 220.29
Peru 2,870,455 574,091 1,573 66 293,080 529 54.93
Suriname 53,468 10,693 29 1 5,459 10 2,949.05
Uruguay 239,654 47,930 131 5 24,469 44 657.95
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 2,637,593 527,518 1,445 60 269,304 486 59.78
NORTH AMERICA 21,438,111 4,287,622 11,747 489 2,188,879 3,954 7.36
Canada 1,927,664 385,532 1,056 44 196,819 356 81.80
United States of America 19,503,750 3,900,750 10,687 445 1,991,377 3,597 8.08
OCEANIA 3,436,123 687,224 1,883 78 350,836 634 45.89
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND 1,889,640 377,928 1,035 43 192,936 349 83.44
Australia 1,591,568 318,313 872 36 162,503 294 99.07
New Zealand 298,072 59,614 163 7 30,434 55 529.00
Melanesia 1,424,147 284,829 780 33 145,409 263 110.72
Fiji 94,754 18,950 52 2 9,675 17 1,664.10
New Caledonia 19,883 3,976 11 0 2,030 4 7,930.39
Papua New Guinea 1,160,942 232,188 636 27 118,535 214 135.82
Solomon Islands 105,491 21,098 58 2 10,771 19 1,494.72
Vanuatu 43,077 8,615 24 1 4,398 8 3,660.42
Micronesia 56,085 11,217 31 1 5,726 10 2,811.45
Guam 13,736 2,747 8 0 1,402 3 11,479.32
Kiribati 16,169 3,233 9 0 1,651 3 9,751.99
Micronesia (Fed. States of) 12,795 2,559 7 0 1,306 2 12,323.56
Polynesia 66,251 13,250 36 2 6,764 12 2,380.04
French Polynesia 20,534 4,106 11 0 2,097 4 7,678.97
Samoa 24,042 4,808 13 1 2,455 4 6,558.52
Tonga 12,623 2,524 7 0 1,289 2 12,491.48

Source: United Nations World Population Prospects 2019