Benin Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Benin birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Benin in 2021 is 35.293 births per 1000 people, a 1.03% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Benin in 2020 was 35.662 births per 1000 people, a 1.03% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Benin in 2019 was 36.032 births per 1000 people, a 1.01% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Benin in 2018 was 36.401 births per 1000 people, a 1.1% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
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
Benin - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 35.293 -1.030%
2020 35.662 -1.030%
2019 36.032 -1.010%
2018 36.401 -1.100%
2017 36.806 -1.090%
2016 37.211 -1.080%
2015 37.617 -1.070%
2014 38.022 -1.050%
2013 38.427 -0.830%
2012 38.750 -0.820%
2011 39.072 -0.820%
2010 39.395 -0.810%
2009 39.717 -0.810%
2008 40.040 -0.700%
2007 40.323 -0.700%
2006 40.606 -0.690%
2005 40.888 -0.690%
2004 41.171 -0.680%
2003 41.454 -0.910%
2002 41.835 -0.900%
2001 42.216 -0.890%
2000 42.597 -0.890%
1999 42.978 -0.880%
1998 43.359 -0.870%
1997 43.740 -0.860%
1996 44.121 -0.850%
1995 44.501 -0.850%
1994 44.882 -0.840%
1993 45.263 -0.580%
1992 45.529 -0.580%
1991 45.795 -0.580%
1990 46.061 -0.570%
1989 46.327 -0.570%
1988 46.593 -0.260%
1987 46.714 -0.260%
1986 46.835 -0.260%
1985 46.955 -0.260%
1984 47.076 -0.260%
1983 47.197 -0.060%
1982 47.223 -0.060%
1981 47.249 -0.050%
1980 47.274 -0.050%
1979 47.300 -0.050%
1978 47.326 0.150%
1977 47.257 0.150%
1976 47.188 0.140%
1975 47.120 0.150%
1974 47.051 0.150%
1973 46.982 0.190%
1972 46.895 0.190%
1971 46.807 0.190%
1970 46.720 0.190%
1969 46.632 0.190%
1968 46.545 0.520%
1967 46.302 0.530%
1966 46.059 0.530%
1965 45.815 0.530%
1964 45.572 0.540%
1963 45.329 0.990%
1962 44.885 1.000%
1961 44.440 1.010%
1960 43.996 1.020%
1959 43.551 1.030%
1958 43.107 1.080%
1957 42.648 1.090%
1956 42.189 1.100%
1955 41.729 1.110%
1954 41.270 1.120%
1953 40.811 1.140%
1952 40.352 1.150%
1951 39.893 1.170%
1950 39.433 0.000%