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 2021 so far Number of births today so far Number of seconds between births
WORLD 701,277,931 140,255,586 384,262 16,011 113,189,258 216,265 0.22
AFRICA 212,112,876 42,422,575 116,226 4,843 34,235,926 65,413 0.74
Eastern Africa 71,481,161 14,296,232 39,168 1,632 11,537,365 22,044 2.21
Burundi 2,164,107 432,821 1,186 49 349,296 667 72.86
Comoros 132,115 26,423 72 3 21,324 41 1,193.51
Djibouti 103,158 20,631 57 2 16,650 32 1,528.53
Eritrea 527,655 105,531 289 12 85,166 163 298.83
Ethiopia 17,572,229 3,514,445 9,629 401 2,836,233 5,419 8.97
Kenya 7,345,341 1,469,068 4,025 168 1,185,569 2,265 21.47
Madagascar 4,259,994 851,998 2,334 97 687,581 1,314 37.01
Malawi 3,072,248 614,449 1,683 70 495,874 947 51.32
Mauritius 64,826 12,965 36 1 10,463 20 2,432.36
Mayotte 36,240 7,248 20 1 5,849 11 4,350.99
Mozambique 5,495,085 1,099,017 3,011 125 886,930 1,695 28.69
Réunion 65,533 13,106 36 1 10,577 20 2,406.12
Rwanda 1,951,412 390,282 1,069 45 314,966 602 80.80
Seychelles 8,129 1,625 4 0 1,312 3 19,397.22
Somalia 3,107,683 621,536 1,703 71 501,593 958 50.74
South Sudan 1,927,514 385,502 1,056 44 311,109 594 81.80
Uganda 8,068,514 1,613,702 4,421 184 1,302,293 2,488 19.54
United Republic of Tanzania 10,260,034 2,052,006 5,622 234 1,656,013 3,164 15.37
Zambia 3,107,921 621,584 1,703 71 501,632 958 50.73
Zimbabwe 2,211,423 442,284 1,212 50 356,933 682 71.30
Middle Africa 33,325,052 6,665,010 18,260 761 5,378,806 10,277 4.73
Angola 6,215,232 1,243,046 3,406 142 1,003,165 1,917 25.37
Cameroon 4,437,254 887,450 2,431 101 716,192 1,368 35.54
Central African Republic 825,318 165,063 452 19 133,210 255 191.05
Chad 3,239,404 647,880 1,775 74 522,854 999 48.68
Congo 857,167 171,433 470 20 138,350 264 183.95
Democratic Republic of the Congo 17,168,551 3,433,710 9,407 392 2,771,078 5,295 9.18
Equatorial Guinea 215,073 43,014 118 5 34,714 66 733.15
Gabon 333,827 66,765 183 8 53,881 103 472.34
Sao Tome and Principe 33,226 6,645 18 1 5,363 10 4,745.68
Northern Africa 29,892,389 5,978,477 16,379 682 4,824,759 9,218 5.27
Algeria 5,158,969 1,031,793 2,827 118 832,680 1,591 30.56
Egypt 12,922,480 2,584,496 7,081 295 2,085,744 3,985 12.20
Libya 631,411 126,282 346 14 101,912 195 249.73
Morocco 3,409,201 681,840 1,868 78 550,260 1,051 46.25
Sudan 6,694,834 1,338,966 3,668 153 1,080,575 2,065 23.55
Tunisia 1,018,469 203,693 558 23 164,385 314 154.82
Western Sahara 57,025 11,405 31 1 9,204 18 2,765.10
Southern Africa 6,990,953 1,398,190 3,831 160 1,128,370 2,156 22.55
Botswana 280,786 56,157 154 6 45,320 87 561.57
Eswatini 151,207 30,241 83 3 24,405 47 1,042.81
Lesotho 283,944 56,788 156 6 45,830 88 555.32
Namibia 350,047 70,009 192 8 56,499 108 450.45
South Africa 5,924,969 1,184,993 3,247 135 956,315 1,827 26.61
Western Africa 70,423,321 14,084,664 38,588 1,608 11,366,625 21,718 2.24
Benin 2,065,662 413,132 1,132 47 333,407 637 76.33
Burkina Faso 3,724,647 744,929 2,041 85 601,174 1,149 42.33
Cabo Verde 53,195 10,639 29 1 8,586 16 2,964.19
Côte d'Ivoire 4,451,418 890,283 2,439 102 718,478 1,373 35.42
Gambia 436,224 87,244 239 10 70,408 135 361.47
Ghana 4,356,347 871,269 2,387 99 703,133 1,343 36.20
Guinea 2,245,115 449,023 1,230 51 362,371 692 70.23
Guinea-Bissau 327,805 65,561 180 7 52,909 101 481.02
Liberia 791,483 158,296 434 18 127,749 244 199.22
Mali 3,937,479 787,495 2,158 90 635,526 1,214 40.05
Mauritania 736,369 147,273 403 17 118,853 227 214.13
Niger 5,114,131 1,022,826 2,802 117 825,443 1,577 30.83
Nigeria 36,886,425 7,377,285 20,212 842 5,953,627 11,375 4.27
Senegal 2,720,091 544,018 1,490 62 439,034 839 57.97
Sierra Leone 1,277,240 255,448 700 29 206,152 394 123.45
Togo 1,299,394 259,878 712 30 209,728 401 121.35
ASIA 372,697,319 74,539,463 204,218 8,509 60,154,942 114,935 0.42
Eastern Asia 95,153,345 19,030,669 52,139 2,172 15,358,157 29,344 1.66
China 84,889,903 16,977,980 46,515 1,938 13,701,593 26,179 1.86
China, Hong Kong SAR 406,908 81,381 223 9 65,677 125 387.51
China, Macao SAR 34,502 6,900 19 1 5,569 11 4,570.17
China, Taiwan Province of China 997,858 199,571 547 23 161,059 308 158.02
Dem. People's Republic of Korea 1,775,899 355,179 973 41 286,638 548 88.79
Japan 4,766,941 953,388 2,612 109 769,405 1,470 33.08
Mongolia 383,518 76,703 210 9 61,901 118 411.14
Republic of Korea 1,897,816 379,563 1,040 43 306,316 585 83.08
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN ASIA 192,609,295 38,521,859 105,539 4,397 31,087,964 59,398 0.82
Central Asia 8,329,263 1,665,852 4,564 190 1,344,379 2,569 18.93
Kazakhstan 1,942,522 388,504 1,064 44 313,531 599 81.17
Kyrgyzstan 774,341 154,868 424 18 124,982 239 203.63
Tajikistan 1,403,901 280,780 769 32 226,596 433 112.32
Turkmenistan 695,311 139,062 381 16 112,226 214 226.78
Uzbekistan 3,513,188 702,637 1,925 80 567,044 1,083 44.88
Southern Asia 184,280,032 36,856,006 100,975 4,207 29,743,585 56,830 0.86
Afghanistan 6,024,265 1,204,853 3,301 138 972,342 1,858 26.17
Bangladesh 14,732,419 2,946,483 8,073 336 2,377,875 4,543 10.70
Bhutan 65,573 13,114 36 1 10,584 20 2,404.65
India 121,188,663 24,237,732 66,405 2,767 19,560,369 37,373 1.30
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 7,757,508 1,551,501 4,251 177 1,252,095 2,392 20.33
Maldives 35,839 7,167 20 1 5,785 11 4,399.68
Nepal 2,810,207 562,041 1,540 64 453,579 867 56.11
Pakistan 29,970,376 5,994,075 16,422 684 4,837,347 9,242 5.26
Sri Lanka 1,695,182 339,036 929 39 273,610 523 93.02
South-Eastern Asia 57,280,986 11,456,197 31,387 1,308 9,245,396 17,665 2.75
Brunei Darussalam 31,955 6,391 18 1 5,158 10 4,934.44
Cambodia 1,831,645 366,329 1,004 42 295,635 565 86.09
Indonesia 24,208,402 4,841,680 13,265 553 3,907,340 7,466 6.51
Lao People's Democratic Republic 834,979 166,995 458 19 134,769 257 188.84
Malaysia 2,636,421 527,284 1,445 60 425,530 813 59.81
Myanmar 4,738,387 947,677 2,596 108 764,796 1,461 33.28
Philippines 10,889,397 2,177,879 5,967 249 1,757,595 3,358 14.48
Singapore 250,294 50,058 137 6 40,399 77 629.98
Thailand 3,622,935 724,587 1,985 83 584,757 1,117 43.52
Timor-Leste 186,979 37,395 102 4 30,179 58 843.30
Viet Nam 8,049,592 1,609,918 4,411 184 1,299,239 2,482 19.59
Western Asia 27,653,693 5,530,738 15,153 631 4,463,424 8,528 5.70
Armenia 208,501 41,700 114 5 33,653 64 756.26
Azerbaijan 844,029 168,805 462 19 136,230 260 186.82
Bahrain 109,031 21,806 60 2 17,598 34 1,446.19
Cyprus 62,755 12,551 34 1 10,129 19 2,512.63
Georgia 272,379 54,475 149 6 43,963 84 578.90
Iraq 5,519,936 1,103,987 3,025 126 890,941 1,702 28.57
Israel 848,837 169,767 465 19 137,006 262 185.76
Jordan 1,073,232 214,646 588 25 173,224 331 146.92
Kuwait 291,404 58,280 160 7 47,034 90 541.10
Lebanon 586,681 117,336 321 13 94,693 181 268.77
Oman 459,461 91,892 252 10 74,159 142 343.18
Qatar 131,559 26,311 72 3 21,234 41 1,198.55
Saudi Arabia 2,998,530 599,706 1,643 68 483,976 925 52.59
State of Palestine 708,469 141,693 388 16 114,350 218 222.56
Syrian Arab Republic 2,130,215 426,043 1,167 49 343,826 657 74.02
Turkey 6,587,778 1,317,555 3,610 150 1,063,296 2,032 23.94
United Arab Emirates 497,064 99,412 272 11 80,228 153 317.22
Yemen 4,323,832 864,766 2,369 99 697,885 1,333 36.47
EUROPE 38,847,368 7,769,473 21,286 887 6,270,131 11,980 4.06
Eastern Europe 16,632,942 3,326,588 9,114 380 2,684,628 5,129 9.48
Belarus 559,091 111,818 306 13 90,240 172 282.03
Bulgaria 316,774 63,354 174 7 51,129 98 497.77
Czechia 556,789 111,357 305 13 89,868 172 283.20
Hungary 461,243 92,248 253 11 74,447 142 341.86
Poland 1,873,378 374,675 1,027 43 302,371 578 84.17
Republic of Moldova 205,655 41,131 113 5 33,194 63 766.72
Romania 957,884 191,576 525 22 154,607 295 164.61
Russian Federation 9,287,596 1,857,519 5,089 212 1,499,058 2,864 16.98
Slovakia 285,422 57,084 156 7 46,068 88 552.45
Ukraine 2,129,110 425,822 1,167 49 343,647 657 74.06
Northern Europe 5,974,713 1,194,942 3,274 136 964,344 1,843 26.39
Channel Islands 8,343 1,668 5 0 1,347 3 18,899.68
Denmark 306,413 61,282 168 7 49,456 94 514.60
Estonia 68,389 13,677 37 2 11,038 21 2,305.63
Finland 257,650 51,530 141 6 41,586 79 611.99
Iceland 20,352 4,070 11 0 3,285 6 7,747.64
Ireland 312,365 62,473 171 7 50,417 96 504.79
Latvia 104,449 20,889 57 2 16,859 32 1,509.64
Lithuania 146,046 29,209 80 3 23,572 45 1,079.66
Norway 293,778 58,755 161 7 47,417 91 536.73
Sweden 590,433 118,086 324 13 95,298 182 267.06
United Kingdom 3,859,679 771,935 2,115 88 622,969 1,190 40.85
Southern Europe 6,306,405 1,261,281 3,456 144 1,017,881 1,945 25.00
Albania 170,074 34,014 93 4 27,451 52 927.13
Bosnia and Herzegovina 137,450 27,490 75 3 22,185 42 1,147.18
Croatia 186,171 37,234 102 4 30,049 57 846.96
Greece 413,176 82,635 226 9 66,688 127 381.63
Italy 2,308,048 461,609 1,265 53 372,529 712 68.32
Malta 21,508 4,301 12 0 3,471 7 7,331.23
Montenegro 37,088 7,417 20 1 5,986 11 4,251.51
North Macedonia 113,288 22,657 62 3 18,285 35 1,391.85
Portugal 402,869 80,573 221 9 65,025 124 391.39
Serbia 420,614 84,122 230 10 67,889 130 374.88
Slovenia 100,857 20,171 55 2 16,279 31 1,563.40
Spain 1,988,996 397,799 1,090 45 321,032 613 79.28
Western Europe 9,933,308 1,986,661 5,443 227 1,603,278 3,063 15.87
Austria 439,248 87,849 241 10 70,897 135 358.98
Belgium 621,874 124,374 341 14 100,373 192 253.56
France 3,643,815 728,763 1,997 83 588,127 1,124 43.27
Germany 3,896,182 779,236 2,135 89 628,860 1,202 40.47
Luxembourg 31,809 6,361 17 1 5,134 10 4,957.09
Netherlands 858,755 171,751 471 20 138,607 265 183.61
Switzerland 437,351 87,470 240 10 70,590 135 360.53
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 52,746,134 10,549,226 28,902 1,204 8,513,452 16,266 2.99
Caribbean 3,583,373 716,674 1,963 82 578,372 1,105 44.00
Antigua and Barbuda 7,400 1,480 4 0 1,194 2 21,308.11
Aruba 6,152 1,230 3 0 993 2 25,630.69
Bahamas 26,929 5,385 15 1 4,346 8 5,855.40
Barbados 15,310 3,062 8 0 2,471 5 10,299.15
Cuba 578,587 115,717 317 13 93,386 178 272.53
Curaçao 8,774 1,754 5 0 1,416 3 17,971.28
Dominican Republic 1,039,855 207,971 570 24 167,837 321 151.64
Grenada 9,216 1,843 5 0 1,488 3 17,109.38
Guadeloupe 23,453 4,690 13 1 3,785 7 6,723.23
Haiti 1,355,329 271,065 743 31 218,756 418 116.34
Jamaica 237,437 47,487 130 5 38,323 73 664.09
Martinique 18,668 3,733 10 0 3,013 6 8,446.54
Puerto Rico 115,128 23,025 63 3 18,582 36 1,369.61
Saint Lucia 10,979 2,195 6 0 1,772 3 14,361.96
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7,888 1,577 4 0 1,273 2 19,989.86
Trinidad and Tobago 90,738 18,147 50 2 14,646 28 1,737.75
United States Virgin Islands 6,160 1,232 3 0 994 2 25,597.40
Central America 16,316,591 3,263,318 8,941 373 2,633,568 5,032 9.66
Belize 39,612 7,922 22 1 6,394 12 3,980.61
Costa Rica 350,737 70,147 192 8 56,610 108 449.57
El Salvador 588,734 117,746 323 13 95,024 182 267.83
Guatemala 2,115,201 423,040 1,159 48 341,402 652 74.55
Honduras 1,036,662 207,332 568 24 167,322 320 152.10
Mexico 11,120,355 2,224,071 6,093 254 1,794,873 3,429 14.18
Nicaragua 670,224 134,044 367 15 108,177 207 235.26
Panama 395,066 79,013 216 9 63,765 122 399.12
South America 32,846,170 6,569,234 17,998 750 5,301,512 10,129 4.80
Argentina 3,776,183 755,236 2,069 86 609,492 1,165 41.76
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 1,233,184 246,636 676 28 199,041 380 127.86
Brazil 14,672,301 2,934,460 8,040 335 2,368,172 4,525 10.75
Chile 1,155,723 231,144 633 26 186,539 356 136.43
Colombia 3,697,363 739,472 2,026 84 596,770 1,140 42.65
Ecuador 1,680,568 336,113 921 38 271,251 518 93.83
French Guiana 35,771 7,154 20 1 5,774 11 4,408.04
Guyana 77,961 15,592 43 2 12,583 24 2,022.55
Paraguay 715,787 143,157 392 16 115,531 221 220.29
Peru 2,870,455 574,091 1,573 66 463,304 885 54.93
Suriname 53,468 10,693 29 1 8,630 16 2,949.05
Uruguay 239,654 47,930 131 5 38,681 74 657.95
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 2,637,593 527,518 1,445 60 425,719 813 59.78
NORTH AMERICA 21,438,111 4,287,622 11,747 489 3,460,203 6,611 7.36
Canada 1,927,664 385,532 1,056 44 311,133 594 81.80
United States of America 19,503,750 3,900,750 10,687 445 3,147,989 6,015 8.08
OCEANIA 3,436,123 687,224 1,883 78 554,605 1,060 45.89
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND 1,889,640 377,928 1,035 43 304,996 583 83.44
Australia 1,591,568 318,313 872 36 256,886 491 99.07
New Zealand 298,072 59,614 163 7 48,110 92 529.00
Melanesia 1,424,147 284,829 780 33 229,863 439 110.72
Fiji 94,754 18,950 52 2 15,294 29 1,664.10
New Caledonia 19,883 3,976 11 0 3,209 6 7,930.39
Papua New Guinea 1,160,942 232,188 636 27 187,381 358 135.82
Solomon Islands 105,491 21,098 58 2 17,027 33 1,494.72
Vanuatu 43,077 8,615 24 1 6,953 13 3,660.42
Micronesia 56,085 11,217 31 1 9,052 17 2,811.45
Guam 13,736 2,747 8 0 2,217 4 11,479.32
Kiribati 16,169 3,233 9 0 2,610 5 9,751.99
Micronesia (Fed. States of) 12,795 2,559 7 0 2,065 4 12,323.56
Polynesia 66,251 13,250 36 2 10,693 20 2,380.04
French Polynesia 20,534 4,106 11 0 3,314 6 7,678.97
Samoa 24,042 4,808 13 1 3,880 7 6,558.52
Tonga 12,623 2,524 7 0 2,037 4 12,491.48

Source: United Nations World Population Prospects 2019