Cameroon Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Cameroon birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Cameroon in 2021 is 34.255 births per 1000 people, a 1.3% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Cameroon in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Angola 39.716
Nigeria 36.855
Zambia 35.459
Cameroon 34.255
Mauritania 32.662
Sudan 31.377
Solomon Islands 31.160
Sao Tome and Principe 30.792
Timor-Leste 28.649
Vanuatu 28.592
Ghana 28.452
Kenya 27.976
Pakistan 27.034
Kiribati 26.707
Papua New Guinea 26.422
Lesotho 25.742
Eswatini 25.194
Egypt 24.796
Mongolia 22.102
Cambodia 21.330
Bolivia 21.121
Honduras 20.912
Djibouti 20.357
Micronesia 20.352
Philippines 19.978
Uzbekistan 19.875
Nicaragua 19.594
Cabo Verde 18.439
Morocco 17.964
El Salvador 17.644
Bangladesh 17.391
India 17.377
Indonesia 17.372
Myanmar 17.158
Bhutan 16.461
Tunisia 16.312
Vietnam 15.863
Sri Lanka 15.135
Georgia 12.753
Moldova 9.678
Ukraine 9.013
Cameroon - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 34.255 -1.300%
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%