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, 2020See also: Birth rate map
Maternal death rate increased by 33% during pandemic, worse among non-white women
New York Daily News - 6/30/2022 2:59:00 AM
The disparity will likely grow even larger after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last Friday, ending a legal right to abortion across the country.
‘The United States Has the Highest Maternal Mortality Rate of Any Developed Country’
TruthorFiction - 6/27/2022 7:25:00 PM
After the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June 2022, popular posts claimed that the United States had the highest rate of maternal mortality among developed nations.
Birth-control drugmaker Evofem Biosciences has spiked 240% since the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade
Markets Insider on MSN.com - 6/27/2022 6:20:32 PM
Birth control drugmaker Evofem has attracted attention from investors amidst the setback for women's reproductive health.
Is the sinking U.S. birth rate a problem?
Brunswick News - 6/22/2022 4:00:00 AM
The sinking U.S. birth rate has a lot of people worried. To refresh your memory, the U.S. birth rate — measured as the number of births per 1,000 women aged 15 years to 44 years — has been sinking without interruption since 2007.
CDC: Infant Outcomes Vary by Maternal Place of Birth
Tulsa World - 6/29/2022 3:43:00 PM
Maternal characteristics and infant outcomes vary by maternal place of birth, according to a report published in the June issue of Vital and
Need for inheritance amid slowing birth rates
The Star - 6/27/2022 12:33:00 AM
MOST parents often leave some sort of inheritance for their children. It can be in the form of cash, gold, real estate or even stocks. Of course, some do leave substantial amounts that can be distributed through several generations.
States with strong antiabortion laws have high maternal and infant mortality rates
Newnan Times-Herald - 6/29/2022 12:29:00 PM
I believe such a ruling will not only fail to reduce the abortion rate, but could very well lead to an increase in maternal death rates and infant mortality rates. Be in the know the moment news happens Former President Bill Clinton once said that abortion should be safe,
Lower birth rates led to necessity to resort to private pensions – social security department chief
The Malta Independent - 6/26/2022 6:00:00 AM
It has become necessary for people to resort to private pensions from a young age due to the lower birth rate, Grazio Barbara, director general of the Social Security Department said. Pensions
National Statistics Day 2022: Why PC Mahalanobis birth anniversary is celebrated as National Statistics Day?
Rojgar Samachar - 6/29/2022 5:35:00 AM
On National Statistics Day 2022, India commemorates renowned statistician PC Mahalanobis and also aims at creating
Can a multicultural United States thrive in the modern world? Michael Weidokal
Cleveland.com - 6/26/2022 9:36:00 AM
Cultural and demographic changes that are currently underway are among the most dramatic in our country’s history.