Botswana Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Botswana birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Botswana in 2020 is 23.977 births per 1000 people, a 2.31% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Botswana in 2019 was 24.545 births per 1000 people, a 2.26% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Botswana in 2018 was 25.113 births per 1000 people, a 1.83% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Botswana in 2017 was 25.581 births per 1000 people, a 1.8% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Equatorial Guinea 32.617
Gabon 30.510
Iraq 28.467
Namibia 27.869
Samoa 24.079
Guatemala 24.039
Tonga 23.982
Botswana 23.977
Algeria 22.998
Turkmenistan 22.701
Jordan 21.502
Fiji 20.747
Belize 20.383
Paraguay 20.193
South Africa 19.995
Kazakhstan 19.959
Guyana 19.568
Ecuador 19.303
Dominican Republic 19.007
Suriname 18.187
Libya 18.090
Iran 17.997
Peru 17.635
Venezuela 17.542
Mexico 17.173
Lebanon 17.132
Malaysia 16.451
Grenada 15.982
Azerbaijan 15.828
Jamaica 15.780
Turkey 15.665
Colombia 14.526
Brazil 13.566
Costa Rica 13.545
Maldives 13.476
Armenia 13.424
Russia 12.194
Montenegro 11.614
Albania 11.472
Belarus 11.461
China 11.416
North Macedonia 10.545
Mauritius 10.099
Thailand 10.090
Cuba 9.894
Romania 9.587
Serbia 9.354
Bulgaria 8.835
Botswana - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 23.977 -2.310%
2019 24.545 -2.260%
2018 25.113 -1.830%
2017 25.581 -1.800%
2016 26.049 -1.760%
2015 26.517 -1.730%
2014 26.985 -1.700%
2013 27.453 -0.540%
2012 27.601 -0.530%
2011 27.749 -0.530%
2010 27.897 -0.530%
2009 28.045 -0.520%
2008 28.193 -0.650%
2007 28.378 -0.650%
2006 28.564 -0.640%
2005 28.749 -0.640%
2004 28.935 -0.640%
2003 29.120 -0.500%
2002 29.266 -0.500%
2001 29.412 -0.490%
2000 29.558 -0.490%
1999 29.704 -0.490%
1998 29.850 -2.150%
1997 30.505 -2.100%
1996 31.160 -2.060%
1995 31.814 -2.020%
1994 32.469 -1.980%
1993 33.124 -2.360%
1992 33.923 -2.300%
1991 34.722 -2.250%
1990 35.522 -2.200%
1989 36.321 -2.150%
1988 37.120 -3.040%
1987 38.285 -2.950%
1986 39.450 -2.870%
1985 40.615 -2.790%
1984 41.780 -2.710%
1983 42.945 -0.730%
1982 43.259 -0.720%
1981 43.572 -0.720%
1980 43.886 -0.710%
1979 44.199 -0.710%
1978 44.513 -0.080%
1977 44.548 -0.080%
1976 44.584 -0.080%
1975 44.619 -0.080%
1974 44.655 -0.080%
1973 44.690 -0.430%
1972 44.883 -0.430%
1971 45.077 -0.430%
1970 45.270 -0.430%
1969 45.464 -0.420%
1968 45.657 -0.430%
1967 45.854 -0.430%
1966 46.052 -0.430%
1965 46.249 -0.430%
1964 46.447 -0.420%
1963 46.644 -0.450%
1962 46.857 -0.450%
1961 47.070 -0.450%
1960 47.284 -0.450%
1959 47.497 -0.450%
1958 47.710 0.130%
1957 47.647 0.130%
1956 47.584 0.130%
1955 47.521 0.130%
1954 47.458 0.130%
1953 47.395 0.130%
1952 47.332 0.130%
1951 47.269 0.130%
1950 47.206 0.000%