Cameroon Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Cameroon birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Cameroon in 2020 is 34.706 births per 1000 people, a 1.29% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Cameroon in 2019 was 35.158 births per 1000 people, a 1.27% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Cameroon in 2018 was 35.609 births per 1000 people, a 1.47% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Cameroon in 2017 was 36.142 births per 1000 people, a 1.46% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Angola 40.118
Nigeria 37.269
Zambia 35.733
Cameroon 34.706
Mauritania 33.066
Sudan 31.705
Solomon Islands 31.677
Sao Tome and Principe 31.112
Timor-Leste 29.013
Vanuatu 28.993
Ghana 28.826
Kenya 28.286
Pakistan 27.530
Kiribati 27.163
Papua New Guinea 26.691
Lesotho 26.173
Eswatini 25.700
Egypt 25.377
Mongolia 22.882
Cambodia 21.795
Bolivia 21.374
Honduras 21.210
Djibouti 20.803
Micronesia 20.544
Uzbekistan 20.523
Philippines 20.177
Nicaragua 20.019
Cabo Verde 18.856
Morocco 18.327
El Salvador 17.890
Bangladesh 17.714
Indonesia 17.650
India 17.592
Myanmar 17.339
Bhutan 16.805
Tunisia 16.779
Vietnam 16.223
Sri Lanka 15.431
Georgia 13.034
Moldova 9.835
Ukraine 9.211
Cameroon - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 34.706 -1.290%
2019 35.158 -1.270%
2018 35.609 -1.470%
2017 36.142 -1.460%
2016 36.676 -1.430%
2015 37.209 -1.410%
2014 37.743 -1.390%
2013 38.276 -1.040%
2012 38.679 -1.030%
2011 39.082 -1.020%
2010 39.484 -1.010%
2009 39.887 -1.000%
2008 40.290 -0.430%
2007 40.464 -0.430%
2006 40.638 -0.430%
2005 40.812 -0.420%
2004 40.986 -0.420%
2003 41.160 -0.320%
2002 41.294 -0.320%
2001 41.428 -0.320%
2000 41.563 -0.320%
1999 41.697 -0.320%
1998 41.831 -0.900%
1997 42.213 -0.900%
1996 42.596 -0.890%
1995 42.978 -0.880%
1994 43.361 -0.870%
1993 43.743 -0.900%
1992 44.139 -0.890%
1991 44.534 -0.880%
1990 44.930 -0.870%
1989 45.325 -0.870%
1988 45.721 -0.320%
1987 45.868 -0.320%
1986 46.016 -0.320%
1985 46.163 -0.320%
1984 46.311 -0.320%
1983 46.458 0.400%
1982 46.275 0.400%
1981 46.092 0.400%
1980 45.909 0.400%
1979 45.726 0.400%
1978 45.543 0.250%
1977 45.429 0.250%
1976 45.315 0.250%
1975 45.200 0.250%
1974 45.086 0.250%
1973 44.972 0.270%
1972 44.849 0.280%
1971 44.726 0.270%
1970 44.604 0.280%
1969 44.481 0.280%
1968 44.358 0.480%
1967 44.144 0.490%
1966 43.930 0.490%
1965 43.717 0.490%
1964 43.503 0.490%
1963 43.289 0.590%
1962 43.034 0.600%
1961 42.779 0.600%
1960 42.525 0.600%
1959 42.270 0.610%
1958 42.015 -0.110%
1957 42.060 -0.110%
1956 42.105 -0.110%
1955 42.151 -0.110%
1954 42.196 -0.110%
1953 42.241 -0.110%
1952 42.286 -0.110%
1951 42.331 -0.110%
1950 42.377 0.000%