Canada Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Canada birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Canada in 2021 is 10.224 births per 1000 people, a 0.74% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Canada in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Israel 19.539
Panama 18.362
Oman 17.332
Saudi Arabia 16.631
Argentina 16.548
Guam 16.299
Seychelles 15.741
Antigua and Barbuda 14.741
French Polynesia 14.079
New Caledonia 13.837
Bahamas 13.738
Uruguay 13.533
Bahrain 13.163
Kuwait 12.557
Australia 12.403
New Zealand 12.377
Trinidad and Tobago 12.127
Ireland 12.013
United States 12.001
Chile 11.978
Aruba 11.847
Sweden 11.795
Iceland 11.766
United Kingdom 11.377
Norway 11.116
France 11.042
Denmark 10.960
Hong Kong 10.912
Curacao 10.709
Belgium 10.704
Barbados 10.612
Macao 10.511
Luxembourg 10.407
Canada 10.224
Latvia 10.177
Switzerland 10.177
Netherlands 10.142
UAE 10.110
Estonia 10.081
Lithuania 10.035
Austria 9.940
Cyprus 9.892
Channel Islands 9.818
Malta 9.755
Poland 9.442
Germany 9.389
Hungary 9.364
Slovenia 9.248
Qatar 9.163
Finland 8.890
Croatia 8.563
Singapore 8.502
Taiwan 8.402
Spain 8.140
Portugal 7.733
Greece 7.294
Italy 7.272
Japan 7.205
South Korea 7.036
Puerto Rico 6.883
Canada - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 10.224 -0.740%
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%