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Afghanistan37.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Albania13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Algeria22.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
American Samoa19.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Andorra7.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Angola44.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Anguilla12.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda15.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Argentina16.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Armenia12.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Aruba12.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Australia12.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Austria9.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Azerbaijan15.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bahamas, The15.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bahrain13.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bangladesh18.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Barbados11.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Belarus10.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Belgium11.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Belize24 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Benin35 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bermuda11.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bhutan17.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bolivia22 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina8.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Botswana22.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Brazil14.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
British Virgin Islands11.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Brunei17 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Bulgaria8.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Burkina Faso41.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Burma18.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Burundi41.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cambodia23 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cameroon35.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Canada10.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cape Verde20 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cayman Islands12 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Central African Republic34.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Chad35.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Chile13.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
China12.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Colombia16.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Comoros26.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the33.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Congo, Republic of the34.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cook Islands14 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Costa Rica15.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire27.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Croatia8.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cuba10.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Curacao13.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Cyprus11.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Czech Republic9.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Denmark10.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Djibouti23.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Dominica15.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Dominican Republic18.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
East Timor33.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Ecuador17.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Egypt29.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
El Salvador16.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Equatorial Guinea32.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Eritrea29.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Estonia10.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Ethiopia36.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
European Union10.1 births/1,000 population (2016 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)10.9 births/1,000 population (2012 est.)
Faroe Islands14.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Fiji18.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Finland10.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
France12.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
French Polynesia14.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Gabon34.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Gambia, The29.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Gaza Strip31.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Georgia12.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Germany8.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Ghana30.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Gibraltar14 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Greece8.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Greenland14.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Grenada15.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guam19.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guatemala24.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guernsey9.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guinea35.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guinea-Bissau32.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Guyana15.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Haiti23 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Honduras22.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Hong Kong8.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Hungary9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Iceland13.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
India19 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Indonesia16.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Iran17.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Iraq30.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Ireland14.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Isle of Man11 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Israel18.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Italy8.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Jamaica17.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Japan7.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Jersey12.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Jordan23.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Kazakhstan18.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Kenya23.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Kiribati21.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Korea, North14.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Korea, South8.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Kuwait19.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Kyrgyzstan22.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Laos23.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Latvia9.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Lebanon14.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Lesotho24.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Liberia38.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Libya17.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Liechtenstein10.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Lithuania9.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Luxembourg11.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Macau8.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Macedonia11.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Madagascar31.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Malawi41 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Malaysia19.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Maldives16.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mali43.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Malta10.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Marshall Islands24.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mauritania30.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mauritius13 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mexico18.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of20 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Moldova11.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Monaco6.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mongolia18.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Montenegro10 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Montserrat10.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Morocco17.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Mozambique38.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Namibia27.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Nauru24 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Nepal19.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Netherlands10.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
New Caledonia15 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
New Zealand13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Nicaragua17.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Niger44.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Nigeria36.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Northern Mariana Islands15 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Norway12.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Oman24 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Pakistan21.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Palau11.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Panama17.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Papua New Guinea23.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Paraguay16.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Peru17.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Philippines23.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Poland9.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Portugal9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Puerto Rico8.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Qatar9.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Romania8.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Russia11 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Rwanda30.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saint Helena9.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saint Lucia13.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon7.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Samoa20.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
San Marino8.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe32.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Saudi Arabia18.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Senegal33.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Serbia9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Seychelles13.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sierra Leone36.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Singapore8.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sint Maarten13.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Slovakia9.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Slovenia8.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Solomon Islands24.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Somalia39.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
South Africa20.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
South Sudan35.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Spain9.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sri Lanka15.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sudan27.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Suriname15.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Swaziland24 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Sweden12.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Switzerland10.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Syria21.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Taiwan8.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Tajikistan23.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Tanzania35.6 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Thailand11 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Togo33.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Tonga22.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago12.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Tunisia18.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Turkey15.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Turkmenistan19.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands15.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Tuvalu23.7 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Uganda42.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Ukraine10.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
United Arab Emirates15.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
United Kingdom12.1 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
United States12.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Uruguay13 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Uzbekistan16.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Vanuatu24 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Venezuela18.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Vietnam15.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Virgin Islands12.8 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Wallis and Futuna13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
West Bank26.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Western Sahara29.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
World18.5 births/1,000 population
note: this rate results in about 258 worldwide births per minute or 4.3 births every second (2016 est.)
Yemen28.4 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Zambia41.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Zimbabwe34.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)

Source: CIA Factbook