Afghanistan Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Afghanistan birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Afghanistan in 2020 is 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.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2017 was 33.704 births per 1000 people, a 2.46% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Niger 45.452
Somalia 41.476
Chad 41.425
Mali 40.862
Burundi 38.082
Gambia 37.766
Burkina Faso 37.271
Uganda 37.116
Mozambique 36.980
Tanzania 36.199
Guinea 35.764
Benin 35.662
Central African Republic 35.042
South Sudan 34.477
Guinea-Bissau 34.312
Senegal 33.740
Malawi 33.706
Sierra Leone 32.663
Togo 32.604
Liberia 32.578
Madagascar 32.259
Ethiopia 31.647
Afghanistan 31.586
Comoros 31.205
Rwanda 30.924
Eritrea 29.632
Yemen 29.599
Zimbabwe 29.583
Tajikistan 29.524
Haiti 23.793
Nepal 19.362
Afghanistan - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
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%