Botswana Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Botswana birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Botswana in 2021 is 23.410 births per 1000 people, a 2.36% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Botswana in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Equatorial Guinea 32.198
Gabon 29.767
Iraq 28.134
Namibia 27.385
Samoa 23.849
Tonga 23.745
Guatemala 23.677
Botswana 23.410
Algeria 22.153
Turkmenistan 22.060
Jordan 21.228
Fiji 20.383
Belize 20.130
Paraguay 19.931
South Africa 19.662
Guyana 19.318
Kazakhstan 19.250
Ecuador 19.027
Dominican Republic 18.667
Suriname 17.948
Libya 17.633
Iran 17.447
Peru 17.404
Venezuela 17.298
Lebanon 16.915
Mexico 16.892
Malaysia 16.258
Grenada 15.675
Jamaica 15.556
Turkey 15.408
Azerbaijan 15.201
Colombia 14.275
Brazil 13.313
Costa Rica 13.262
Armenia 13.055
Maldives 13.014
Russia 11.905
Montenegro 11.511
Albania 11.310
Belarus 11.272
China 11.159
North Macedonia 10.375
Mauritius 10.026
Thailand 9.904
Cuba 9.732
Romania 9.489
Serbia 9.254
Bulgaria 8.775
Botswana - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 23.410 -2.360%
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%