France Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the France birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for France in 2021 is 11.042 births per 1000 people, a 0.59% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for France in 2020 was 11.107 births per 1000 people, a 0.57% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for France in 2019 was 11.171 births per 1000 people, a 0.57% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for France in 2018 was 11.235 births per 1000 people, a 1.94% 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
France - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.042 -0.590%
2020 11.107 -0.570%
2019 11.171 -0.570%
2018 11.235 -1.940%
2017 11.457 -1.910%
2016 11.680 -1.870%
2015 11.902 -1.840%
2014 12.125 -1.800%
2013 12.347 -0.760%
2012 12.442 -0.760%
2011 12.537 -0.760%
2010 12.633 -0.750%
2009 12.728 -0.740%
2008 12.823 -0.050%
2007 12.829 -0.050%
2006 12.835 -0.040%
2005 12.840 -0.050%
2004 12.846 -0.050%
2003 12.852 0.250%
2002 12.820 0.250%
2001 12.788 0.240%
2000 12.757 0.250%
1999 12.725 0.250%
1998 12.693 -0.150%
1997 12.712 -0.150%
1996 12.731 -0.150%
1995 12.750 -0.150%
1994 12.769 -0.150%
1993 12.788 -1.380%
1992 12.967 -1.350%
1991 13.145 -1.340%
1990 13.324 -1.320%
1989 13.502 -1.310%
1988 13.681 -0.680%
1987 13.775 -0.680%
1986 13.869 -0.680%
1985 13.964 -0.670%
1984 14.058 -0.660%
1983 14.152 0.500%
1982 14.081 0.500%
1981 14.011 0.510%
1980 13.940 0.500%
1979 13.870 0.510%
1978 13.799 -3.190%
1977 14.254 -3.090%
1976 14.709 -3.010%
1975 15.165 -2.910%
1974 15.620 -2.830%
1973 16.075 -1.360%
1972 16.297 -1.340%
1971 16.519 -1.330%
1970 16.742 -1.310%
1969 16.964 -1.290%
1968 17.186 -1.260%
1967 17.406 -1.250%
1966 17.626 -1.230%
1965 17.846 -1.220%
1964 18.066 -1.200%
1963 18.286 0.060%
1962 18.275 0.060%
1961 18.264 0.070%
1960 18.252 0.060%
1959 18.241 0.060%
1958 18.230 -0.960%
1957 18.406 -0.950%
1956 18.582 -0.930%
1955 18.757 -0.930%
1954 18.933 -0.920%
1953 19.109 -0.910%
1952 19.285 -0.900%
1951 19.461 -0.890%
1950 19.636 0.000%