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 2018 so far Number of births today so far Number of seconds between births
WORLD 704,458,000 140,891,600 386,004 16,084 133,036,173 250,665 0.22
AFRICA 214,056,000 42,811,200 117,291 4,887 40,424,257 76,167 0.74
Eastern Africa 74,478,000 14,895,600 40,810 1,700 14,065,094 26,501 2.12
Burundi 2,298,000 459,600 1,259 52 433,975 818 68.62
Comoros 132,000 26,400 72 3 24,928 47 1,194.55
Djibouti 108,000 21,600 59 2 20,396 38 1,460.00
Eritrea 804,000 160,800 441 18 151,835 286 196.12
Ethiopia 16,477,000 3,295,400 9,028 376 3,111,665 5,863 9.57
Kenya 7,736,000 1,547,200 4,239 177 1,460,936 2,753 20.38
Madagascar 4,261,000 852,200 2,335 97 804,685 1,516 37.01
Malawi 3,441,000 688,200 1,885 79 649,829 1,224 45.82
Mauritius 67,000 13,400 37 2 12,653 24 2,353.43
Mayotte 36,000 7,200 20 1 6,799 13 4,380.00
Mozambique 5,783,000 1,156,600 3,169 132 1,092,114 2,058 27.27
Réunion 66,000 13,200 36 2 12,464 23 2,389.09
Rwanda 1,862,000 372,400 1,020 43 351,637 663 84.68
Seychelles 7,000 1,400 4 0 1,322 2 22,525.71
Somalia 3,221,000 644,200 1,765 74 608,283 1,146 48.95
South Sudan 2,255,000 451,000 1,236 51 425,854 802 69.92
Uganda 9,044,000 1,808,800 4,956 206 1,707,950 3,218 17.43
United Republic of Tanzania 10,947,000 2,189,400 5,998 250 2,067,330 3,895 14.40
Zambia 3,279,000 655,800 1,797 75 619,236 1,167 48.09
Zimbabwe 2,656,000 531,200 1,455 61 501,583 945 59.37
Middle Africa 33,217,000 6,643,400 18,201 758 6,272,997 11,820 4.75
Angola 6,240,000 1,248,000 3,419 142 1,178,418 2,220 25.27
Cameroon 4,327,000 865,400 2,371 99 817,150 1,540 36.44
Central African Republic 829,000 165,800 454 19 156,556 295 190.21
Chad 3,223,000 644,600 1,766 74 608,660 1,147 48.92
Congo 900,000 180,000 493 21 169,964 320 175.20
Democratic Republic of the Congo 17,158,000 3,431,600 9,402 392 3,240,271 6,105 9.19
Equatorial Guinea 215,000 43,000 118 5 40,603 77 733.40
Gabon 291,000 58,200 159 7 54,955 104 541.86
Sao Tome and Principe 34,000 6,800 19 1 6,421 12 4,637.65
Northern Africa 28,579,000 5,715,800 15,660 652 5,397,115 10,169 5.52
Algeria 4,500,000 900,000 2,466 103 849,820 1,601 35.04
Egypt 12,306,000 2,461,200 6,743 281 2,323,976 4,379 12.81
Libya 605,000 121,000 332 14 114,254 215 260.63
Morocco 3,445,000 689,000 1,888 79 650,585 1,226 45.77
Sudan 6,652,000 1,330,400 3,645 152 1,256,223 2,367 23.70
Tunisia 1,015,000 203,000 556 23 191,682 361 155.35
Western Sahara 57,000 11,400 31 1 10,764 20 2,766.32
Southern Africa 6,963,000 1,392,600 3,815 159 1,314,955 2,478 22.65
Botswana 264,000 52,800 145 6 49,856 94 597.27
Lesotho 307,000 61,400 168 7 57,977 109 513.62
Namibia 363,000 72,600 199 8 68,552 129 434.38
South Africa 5,834,000 1,166,800 3,197 133 1,101,745 2,076 27.03
Swaziland 195,000 39,000 107 4 36,826 69 808.62
Western Africa 70,818,000 14,163,600 38,804 1,617 13,373,907 25,199 2.23
Benin 2,066,000 413,200 1,132 47 390,162 735 76.32
Burkina Faso 3,725,000 745,000 2,041 85 703,462 1,325 42.33
Cabo Verde 57,000 11,400 31 1 10,764 20 2,766.32
Côte d'Ivoire 4,485,000 897,000 2,458 102 846,988 1,596 35.16
Gambia 413,000 82,600 226 9 77,995 147 381.79
Ghana 4,403,000 880,600 2,413 101 831,502 1,567 35.81
Guinea 2,277,000 455,400 1,248 52 430,009 810 69.25
Guinea-Bissau 336,000 67,200 184 8 63,453 120 469.29
Liberia 811,000 162,200 444 19 153,157 289 194.43
Mali 3,944,000 788,800 2,161 90 744,820 1,403 39.98
Mauritania 750,000 150,000 411 17 141,637 267 210.24
Niger 5,242,000 1,048,400 2,872 120 989,946 1,865 30.08
Nigeria 36,906,000 7,381,200 20,222 843 6,969,660 13,132 4.27
Senegal 2,782,000 556,400 1,524 64 525,378 990 56.68
Sierra Leone 1,308,000 261,600 717 30 247,014 465 120.55
Togo 1,316,000 263,200 721 30 248,525 468 119.82
ASIA 372,314,000 74,462,800 204,008 8,500 70,311,118 132,480 0.42
Eastern Asia 92,748,000 18,549,600 50,821 2,118 17,515,365 33,002 1.70
China 81,730,000 16,346,000 44,784 1,866 15,434,627 29,082 1.93
China, Hong Kong SAR 410,000 82,000 225 9 77,428 146 384.59
China, Macao SAR 38,000 7,600 21 1 7,176 14 4,149.47
China, Taiwan Province of China 1,059,000 211,800 580 24 199,991 377 148.90
Dem. People's Republic of Korea 1,762,000 352,400 965 40 332,752 627 89.49
Japan 5,139,000 1,027,800 2,816 117 970,495 1,829 30.68
Mongolia 346,000 69,200 190 8 65,342 123 455.72
Republic of Korea 2,263,000 452,600 1,240 52 427,365 805 69.68
South-Central Asia 193,061,000 38,612,200 105,787 4,408 36,459,373 68,696 0.82
Central Asia 7,766,000 1,553,200 4,255 177 1,466,601 2,763 20.30
Kazakhstan 1,836,000 367,200 1,006 42 346,727 653 85.88
Kyrgyzstan 728,000 145,600 399 17 137,482 259 216.59
Tajikistan 1,258,000 251,600 689 29 237,572 448 125.34
Turkmenistan 695,000 139,000 381 16 131,250 247 226.88
Uzbekistan 3,249,000 649,800 1,780 74 613,570 1,156 48.53
Southern Asia 185,294,000 37,058,800 101,531 4,230 34,992,583 65,933 0.85
Afghanistan 5,790,000 1,158,000 3,173 132 1,093,436 2,060 27.23
Bangladesh 15,286,000 3,057,200 8,376 349 2,886,745 5,439 10.32
Bhutan 72,000 14,400 39 2 13,597 26 2,190.00
India 126,120,000 25,224,000 69,107 2,879 23,817,633 44,877 1.25
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 6,334,000 1,266,800 3,471 145 1,196,169 2,254 24.89
Maldives 38,000 7,600 21 1 7,176 14 4,149.47
Nepal 2,872,000 574,400 1,574 66 542,374 1,022 54.90
Pakistan 27,226,000 5,445,200 14,918 622 5,141,602 9,688 5.79
Sri Lanka 1,556,000 311,200 853 36 293,849 554 101.34
South-Eastern Asia 58,296,000 11,659,200 31,943 1,331 11,009,140 20,743 2.70
Brunei Darussalam 33,000 6,600 18 1 6,232 12 4,778.18
Cambodia 1,831,000 366,200 1,003 42 345,782 652 86.12
Indonesia 24,412,000 4,882,400 13,376 557 4,610,181 8,686 6.46
Lao People's Democratic Republic 801,000 160,200 439 18 151,268 285 196.85
Malaysia 2,699,000 539,800 1,479 62 509,703 960 58.42
Myanmar 4,712,000 942,400 2,582 108 889,856 1,677 33.46
Philippines 12,097,000 2,419,400 6,628 276 2,284,506 4,304 13.03
Singapore 249,000 49,800 136 6 47,023 89 633.25
Thailand 3,443,000 688,600 1,887 79 650,207 1,225 45.80
Timor-Leste 226,000 45,200 124 5 42,680 80 697.70
Viet Nam 7,793,000 1,558,600 4,270 178 1,471,700 2,773 20.23
Western Asia 28,210,000 5,642,000 15,458 644 5,327,430 10,038 5.59
Armenia 189,000 37,800 104 4 35,692 67 834.29
Azerbaijan 824,000 164,800 452 19 155,612 293 191.36
Bahrain 109,000 21,800 60 2 20,585 39 1,446.61
Cyprus 63,000 12,600 35 1 11,897 22 2,502.86
Georgia 254,000 50,800 139 6 47,968 90 620.79
Iraq 6,303,000 1,260,600 3,454 144 1,190,315 2,243 25.02
Israel 823,000 164,600 451 19 155,423 293 191.59
Jordan 1,235,000 247,000 677 28 233,228 439 127.68
Kuwait 326,000 65,200 179 7 61,565 116 483.68
Lebanon 457,000 91,400 250 10 86,304 163 345.03
Oman 403,000 80,600 221 9 76,106 143 391.27
Qatar 131,000 26,200 72 3 24,739 47 1,203.66
Saudi Arabia 3,159,000 631,800 1,731 72 596,574 1,124 49.91
State of Palestine 779,000 155,800 427 18 147,113 277 202.41
Syrian Arab Republic 1,927,000 385,400 1,056 44 363,912 686 81.83
Turkey 6,405,000 1,281,000 3,510 146 1,209,578 2,279 24.62
United Arab Emirates 437,000 87,400 239 10 82,527 155 360.82
Yemen 4,386,000 877,200 2,403 100 828,292 1,561 35.95
EUROPE 38,856,000 7,771,200 21,291 887 7,337,916 13,826 4.06
Eastern Europe 16,211,000 3,242,200 8,883 370 3,061,431 5,768 9.73
Belarus 555,000 111,000 304 13 104,811 197 284.11
Bulgaria 327,000 65,400 179 7 61,754 116 482.20
Czechia 536,000 107,200 294 12 101,223 191 294.18
Hungary 436,000 87,200 239 10 82,338 155 361.65
Poland 1,725,000 345,000 945 39 325,764 614 91.41
Republic of Moldova 202,000 40,400 111 5 38,147 72 780.59
Romania 937,000 187,400 513 21 176,951 333 168.28
Russian Federation 8,903,000 1,780,600 4,878 203 1,681,322 3,168 17.71
Slovakia 282,000 56,400 155 6 53,255 100 559.15
Ukraine 2,308,000 461,600 1,265 53 435,863 821 68.32
Northern Europe 6,244,000 1,248,800 3,421 143 1,179,173 2,222 25.25
Channel Islands 8,000 1,600 4 0 1,511 3 19,710.00
Denmark 306,000 61,200 168 7 57,788 109 515.29
Estonia 70,000 14,000 38 2 13,219 25 2,252.57
Finland 300,000 60,000 164 7 56,655 107 525.60
Iceland 22,000 4,400 12 1 4,155 8 7,167.27
Ireland 323,000 64,600 177 7 60,998 115 488.17
Latvia 97,000 19,400 53 2 18,318 35 1,625.57
Lithuania 153,000 30,600 84 3 28,894 54 1,030.59
Norway 320,000 64,000 175 7 60,432 114 492.75
Sweden 609,000 121,800 334 14 115,009 217 258.92
United Kingdom 4,028,000 805,600 2,207 92 760,684 1,433 39.15
Southern Europe 6,498,000 1,299,600 3,561 148 1,227,141 2,312 24.27
Albania 171,000 34,200 94 4 32,293 61 922.11
Bosnia and Herzegovina 162,000 32,400 89 4 30,594 58 973.33
Croatia 188,000 37,600 103 4 35,504 67 838.72
Greece 440,000 88,000 241 10 83,094 157 358.36
Italy 2,420,000 484,000 1,326 55 457,015 861 65.16
Malta 21,000 4,200 12 0 3,966 7 7,508.57
Montenegro 35,000 7,000 19 1 6,610 12 4,505.14
Portugal 389,000 77,800 213 9 73,462 138 405.35
Serbia 462,000 92,400 253 11 87,248 164 341.30
Slovenia 104,000 20,800 57 2 19,640 37 1,516.15
Spain 1,981,000 396,200 1,085 45 374,110 705 79.60
TFYR Macedonia 117,000 23,400 64 3 22,095 42 1,347.69
Western Europe 9,902,000 1,980,400 5,426 226 1,869,983 3,523 15.92
Austria 425,000 85,000 233 10 80,261 151 371.01
Belgium 652,000 130,400 357 15 123,130 232 241.84
France 3,800,000 760,000 2,082 87 717,626 1,352 41.49
Germany 3,640,000 728,000 1,995 83 687,410 1,295 43.32
Luxembourg 33,000 6,600 18 1 6,232 12 4,778.18
Netherlands 905,000 181,000 496 21 170,908 322 174.23
Switzerland 442,000 88,400 242 10 83,471 157 356.74
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 53,316,000 10,663,200 29,214 1,217 10,068,672 18,971 2.96
Caribbean 3,675,000 735,000 2,014 84 694,020 1,308 42.91
Antigua and Barbuda 8,000 1,600 4 0 1,511 3 19,710.00
Aruba 6,000 1,200 3 0 1,133 2 26,280.00
Bahamas 28,000 5,600 15 1 5,288 10 5,631.43
Barbados 17,000 3,400 9 0 3,210 6 9,275.29
Cuba 612,000 122,400 335 14 115,576 218 257.65
Curaçao 10,000 2,000 5 0 1,888 4 15,768.00
Dominican Republic 1,063,000 212,600 582 24 200,746 378 148.33
Grenada 10,000 2,000 5 0 1,888 4 15,768.00
Guadeloupe 24,000 4,800 13 1 4,532 9 6,570.00
Haiti 1,307,000 261,400 716 30 246,826 465 120.64
Jamaica 237,000 47,400 130 5 44,757 84 665.32
Martinique 21,000 4,200 12 0 3,966 7 7,508.57
Puerto Rico 194,000 38,800 106 4 36,637 69 812.78
Saint Lucia 11,000 2,200 6 0 2,077 4 14,334.55
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 8,000 1,600 4 0 1,511 3 19,710.00
Trinidad and Tobago 89,000 17,800 49 2 16,808 32 1,771.69
United States Virgin Islands 7,000 1,400 4 0 1,322 2 22,525.71
Central America 16,527,000 3,305,400 9,056 377 3,121,107 5,881 9.54
Belize 42,000 8,400 23 1 7,932 15 3,754.29
Costa Rica 344,000 68,800 188 8 64,964 122 458.37
El Salvador 586,000 117,200 321 13 110,666 209 269.08
Guatemala 2,115,000 423,000 1,159 48 399,416 753 74.55
Honduras 997,000 199,400 546 23 188,282 355 158.15
Mexico 11,458,000 2,291,600 6,278 262 2,163,832 4,077 13.76
Nicaragua 591,000 118,200 324 13 111,610 210 266.80
Panama 393,000 78,600 215 9 74,218 140 401.22
South America 33,115,000 6,623,000 18,145 756 6,253,734 11,783 4.76
Argentina 3,750,000 750,000 2,055 86 708,184 1,334 42.05
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 1,273,000 254,600 698 29 240,405 453 123.86
Brazil 14,479,000 2,895,800 7,934 331 2,734,344 5,152 10.89
Chile 1,185,000 237,000 649 27 223,786 422 133.06
Colombia 3,645,000 729,000 1,997 83 688,355 1,297 43.26
Ecuador 1,650,000 330,000 904 38 311,601 587 95.56
French Guiana 34,000 6,800 19 1 6,421 12 4,637.65
Guyana 79,000 15,800 43 2 14,919 28 1,995.95
Paraguay 709,000 141,800 388 16 133,894 252 222.40
Peru 3,030,000 606,000 1,660 69 572,212 1,078 52.04
Suriname 51,000 10,200 28 1 9,631 18 3,091.76
Uruguay 240,000 48,000 132 5 45,324 85 657.00
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 2,990,000 598,000 1,638 68 564,658 1,064 52.74
NORTHERN AMERICA 22,550,000 4,510,000 12,356 515 4,258,544 8,024 6.99
Canada 1,940,000 388,000 1,063 44 366,367 690 81.28
United States of America 20,603,000 4,120,600 11,289 470 3,890,855 7,331 7.65
OCEANIA 3,365,000 673,000 1,844 77 635,477 1,197 46.86
Australia/New Zealand 1,883,000 376,600 1,032 43 355,603 670 83.74
Australia 1,573,000 314,600 862 36 297,059 560 100.24
New Zealand 310,000 62,000 170 7 58,543 110 508.65
Melanesia 1,361,000 272,200 746 31 257,023 484 115.86
Fiji 86,000 17,200 47 2 16,241 31 1,833.49
New Caledonia 22,000 4,400 12 1 4,155 8 7,167.27
Papua New Guinea 1,132,000 226,400 620 26 213,777 403 139.29
Solomon Islands 86,000 17,200 47 2 16,241 31 1,833.49
Vanuatu 35,000 7,000 19 1 6,610 12 4,505.14
Micronesia 53,000 10,600 29 1 10,009 19 2,975.09
Guam 14,000 2,800 8 0 2,644 5 11,262.86
Kiribati 16,000 3,200 9 0 3,022 6 9,855.00
Micronesia (Fed. States of) 13,000 2,600 7 0 2,455 5 12,129.23
Polynesia 68,000 13,600 37 2 12,842 24 2,318.82
French Polynesia 21,000 4,200 12 0 3,966 7 7,508.57
Samoa 24,000 4,800 13 1 4,532 9 6,570.00
Tonga 13,000 2,600 7 0 2,455 5 12,129.23

Source: United Nations World Population Prospects 2017