Ethiopia Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Ethiopia birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Ethiopia in 2021 is 31.186 births per 1000 people, a 1.46% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Ethiopia in 2020 was 31.647 births per 1000 people, a 1.44% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Ethiopia in 2019 was 32.109 births per 1000 people, a 1.42% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Ethiopia in 2018 was 32.571 births per 1000 people, a 1.32% 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
Niger 45.042
Somalia 41.280
Chad 40.921
Mali 40.399
Burundi 37.494
Gambia 37.272
Burkina Faso 36.813
Mozambique 36.619
Uganda 36.456
Tanzania 35.848
Guinea 35.368
Benin 35.293
Central African Republic 34.859
South Sudan 34.120
Guinea-Bissau 33.773
Malawi 33.432
Senegal 33.242
Liberia 32.256
Togo 32.248
Sierra Leone 32.131
Madagascar 31.981
Ethiopia 31.186
Afghanistan 30.950
Comoros 30.765
Rwanda 30.340
Eritrea 29.129
Yemen 29.046
Zimbabwe 28.951
Tajikistan 28.680
Haiti 23.422
Nepal 19.034
Ethiopia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 31.186 -1.460%
2020 31.647 -1.440%
2019 32.109 -1.420%
2018 32.571 -1.320%
2017 33.006 -1.300%
2016 33.441 -1.280%
2015 33.875 -1.270%
2014 34.310 -1.250%
2013 34.745 -1.440%
2012 35.254 -1.420%
2011 35.763 -1.410%
2010 36.273 -1.380%
2009 36.782 -1.360%
2008 37.291 -2.220%
2007 38.137 -2.170%
2006 38.984 -2.120%
2005 39.830 -2.080%
2004 40.677 -2.040%
2003 41.523 -1.870%
2002 42.314 -1.840%
2001 43.105 -1.800%
2000 43.895 -1.770%
1999 44.686 -1.740%
1998 45.477 -0.510%
1997 45.711 -0.510%
1996 45.945 -0.510%
1995 46.179 -0.500%
1994 46.413 -0.500%
1993 46.647 -0.690%
1992 46.969 -0.680%
1991 47.291 -0.670%
1990 47.612 -0.670%
1989 47.934 -0.670%
1988 48.256 -0.420%
1987 48.458 -0.420%
1986 48.660 -0.410%
1985 48.861 -0.410%
1984 49.063 -0.410%
1983 49.265 0.300%
1982 49.116 0.300%
1981 48.967 0.310%
1980 48.817 0.310%
1979 48.668 0.310%
1978 48.519 -0.020%
1977 48.531 -0.020%
1976 48.543 -0.030%
1975 48.556 -0.020%
1974 48.568 -0.020%
1973 48.580 0.400%
1972 48.388 0.400%
1971 48.196 0.400%
1970 48.003 0.400%
1969 47.811 0.400%
1968 47.619 -0.160%
1967 47.693 -0.150%
1966 47.767 -0.160%
1965 47.842 -0.150%
1964 47.916 -0.150%
1963 47.990 0.070%
1962 47.958 0.070%
1961 47.926 0.070%
1960 47.893 0.070%
1959 47.861 0.070%
1958 47.829 -0.590%
1957 48.115 -0.590%
1956 48.401 -0.590%
1955 48.686 -0.580%
1954 48.972 -0.580%
1953 49.258 -0.580%
1952 49.544 -0.570%
1951 49.830 -0.570%
1950 50.115 0.000%