Afghanistan Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Afghanistan birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Afghanistan in 2021 is 30.950 births per 1000 people, a 2.01% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2020 was 31.586 births per 1000 people, a 1.97% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2019 was 32.221 births per 1000 people, a 1.93% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2018 was 32.856 births per 1000 people, a 2.52% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Niger 45.042
Somalia 41.280
Chad 40.921
Mali 40.399
Burundi 37.494
Gambia 37.272
Burkina Faso 36.813
Mozambique 36.619
Uganda 36.456
Tanzania 35.848
Guinea 35.368
Benin 35.293
Central African Republic 34.859
South Sudan 34.120
Guinea-Bissau 33.773
Malawi 33.432
Senegal 33.242
Liberia 32.256
Togo 32.248
Sierra Leone 32.131
Madagascar 31.981
Ethiopia 31.186
Afghanistan 30.950
Comoros 30.765
Rwanda 30.340
Eritrea 29.129
Yemen 29.046
Zimbabwe 28.951
Tajikistan 28.680
Haiti 23.422
Nepal 19.034
Afghanistan - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 30.950 -2.010%
2020 31.586 -1.970%
2019 32.221 -1.930%
2018 32.856 -2.520%
2017 33.704 -2.460%
2016 34.553 -2.400%
2015 35.401 -2.340%
2014 36.250 -2.290%
2013 37.098 -2.840%
2012 38.181 -2.760%
2011 39.264 -2.680%
2010 40.347 -2.610%
2009 41.430 -2.550%
2008 42.513 -1.830%
2007 43.304 -1.790%
2006 44.094 -1.760%
2005 44.885 -1.730%
2004 45.675 -1.700%
2003 46.466 -1.040%
2002 46.954 -1.030%
2001 47.443 -1.020%
2000 47.931 -1.010%
1999 48.420 -1.000%
1998 48.908 0.160%
1997 48.829 0.160%
1996 48.749 0.160%
1995 48.670 0.160%
1994 48.590 0.160%
1993 48.511 -0.360%
1992 48.687 -0.360%
1991 48.863 -0.360%
1990 49.039 -0.360%
1989 49.215 -0.360%
1988 49.391 -0.260%
1987 49.521 -0.260%
1986 49.650 -0.260%
1985 49.780 -0.260%
1984 49.909 -0.260%
1983 50.039 -0.220%
1982 50.151 -0.220%
1981 50.263 -0.220%
1980 50.375 -0.220%
1979 50.487 -0.220%
1978 50.599 -0.250%
1977 50.726 -0.250%
1976 50.853 -0.250%
1975 50.980 -0.250%
1974 51.107 -0.250%
1973 51.234 -0.160%
1972 51.316 -0.160%
1971 51.399 -0.160%
1970 51.481 -0.160%
1969 51.564 -0.160%
1968 51.646 0.070%
1967 51.612 0.070%
1966 51.578 0.060%
1965 51.545 0.070%
1964 51.511 0.070%
1963 51.477 0.190%
1962 51.381 0.190%
1961 51.285 0.190%
1960 51.190 0.190%
1959 51.094 0.190%
1958 50.998 0.270%
1957 50.861 0.270%
1956 50.724 0.270%
1955 50.588 0.270%
1954 50.451 0.270%
1953 50.314 0.270%
1952 50.177 0.270%
1951 50.040 0.270%
1950 49.904 0.000%