Canada Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Canada birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Canada in 2020 is 10.300 births per 1000 people, a 0.73% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Canada in 2019 was 10.376 births per 1000 people, a 0.73% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Canada in 2018 was 10.452 births per 1000 people, a 0.92% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Canada in 2017 was 10.549 births per 1000 people, a 0.91% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Israel 19.830
Panama 18.601
Oman 18.090
Saudi Arabia 17.097
Argentina 16.736
Guam 16.405
Seychelles 16.101
Antigua and Barbuda 14.979
French Polynesia 14.328
New Caledonia 13.988
Bahamas 13.838
Uruguay 13.663
Bahrain 13.505
Kuwait 13.164
Australia 12.561
New Zealand 12.463
Trinidad and Tobago 12.453
Ireland 12.352
Chile 12.140
United States 11.990
Iceland 11.885
Sweden 11.827
Aruba 11.783
United Kingdom 11.433
France 11.107
Norway 11.099
Hong Kong 10.969
Denmark 10.865
Belgium 10.760
Curacao 10.751
Macao 10.684
Barbados 10.639
Luxembourg 10.494
Latvia 10.370
Canada 10.300
Switzerland 10.225
UAE 10.200
Estonia 10.172
Lithuania 10.134
Cyprus 10.128
Netherlands 10.121
Austria 9.939
Channel Islands 9.824
Malta 9.781
Poland 9.587
Slovenia 9.406
Hungary 9.406
Germany 9.397
Qatar 9.329
Finland 9.043
Croatia 8.685
Singapore 8.584
Taiwan 8.409
Spain 8.265
Portugal 7.768
Greece 7.475
Italy 7.391
Japan 7.301
South Korea 7.169
Puerto Rico 7.048
Canada - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 10.300 -0.730%
2019 10.376 -0.730%
2018 10.452 -0.920%
2017 10.549 -0.910%
2016 10.646 -0.890%
2015 10.742 -0.890%
2014 10.839 -0.890%
2013 10.936 -0.370%
2012 10.977 -0.360%
2011 11.017 -0.370%
2010 11.058 -0.360%
2009 11.098 -0.370%
2008 11.139 1.080%
2007 11.020 1.090%
2006 10.901 1.090%
2005 10.783 1.120%
2004 10.664 1.130%
2003 10.545 -1.890%
2002 10.748 -1.850%
2001 10.951 -1.820%
2000 11.154 -1.790%
1999 11.357 -1.760%
1998 11.560 -3.550%
1997 11.986 -3.430%
1996 12.412 -3.310%
1995 12.837 -3.210%
1994 13.263 -3.110%
1993 13.689 -0.540%
1992 13.764 -0.550%
1991 13.840 -0.540%
1990 13.915 -0.540%
1989 13.991 -0.530%
1988 14.066 -0.710%
1987 14.166 -0.710%
1986 14.267 -0.700%
1985 14.367 -0.700%
1984 14.468 -0.690%
1983 14.568 -0.570%
1982 14.652 -0.570%
1981 14.736 -0.570%
1980 14.821 -0.560%
1979 14.905 -0.560%
1978 14.989 -0.830%
1977 15.115 -0.820%
1976 15.240 -0.820%
1975 15.366 -0.810%
1974 15.491 -0.810%
1973 15.617 -3.500%
1972 16.183 -3.380%
1971 16.749 -3.260%
1970 17.314 -3.170%
1969 17.880 -3.070%
1968 18.446 -6.420%
1967 19.712 -6.030%
1966 20.978 -5.700%
1965 22.245 -5.380%
1964 23.511 -5.110%
1963 24.777 -1.950%
1962 25.270 -1.920%
1961 25.764 -1.880%
1960 26.257 -1.850%
1959 26.751 -1.810%
1958 27.244 -0.080%
1957 27.265 -0.080%
1956 27.287 -0.080%
1955 27.308 -0.080%
1954 27.330 -0.080%
1953 27.351 -0.080%
1952 27.372 -0.080%
1951 27.394 -0.080%
1950 27.415 0.000%