Iceland Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Iceland birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Iceland in 2021 is 11.766 births per 1000 people, a 1% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Iceland in 2020 was 11.885 births per 1000 people, a 1% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Iceland in 2019 was 12.005 births per 1000 people, a 0.98% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Iceland in 2018 was 12.124 births per 1000 people, a 2.73% 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
Iceland - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.766 -1.000%
2020 11.885 -1.000%
2019 12.005 -0.980%
2018 12.124 -2.730%
2017 12.464 -2.650%
2016 12.803 -2.590%
2015 13.143 -2.510%
2014 13.482 -2.460%
2013 13.822 -1.710%
2012 14.062 -1.680%
2011 14.302 -1.650%
2010 14.542 -1.620%
2009 14.782 -1.600%
2008 15.022 0.910%
2007 14.886 0.920%
2006 14.750 0.930%
2005 14.614 0.940%
2004 14.478 0.950%
2003 14.342 -1.520%
2002 14.563 -1.500%
2001 14.785 -1.470%
2000 15.006 -1.460%
1999 15.228 -1.430%
1998 15.449 -2.240%
1997 15.803 -2.190%
1996 16.157 -2.150%
1995 16.512 -2.100%
1994 16.866 -2.060%
1993 17.220 0.010%
1992 17.219 0.010%
1991 17.218 0.010%
1990 17.217 0.010%
1989 17.216 0.010%
1988 17.215 -0.940%
1987 17.379 -0.940%
1986 17.544 -0.930%
1985 17.708 -0.920%
1984 17.873 -0.910%
1983 18.037 -1.190%
1982 18.254 -1.170%
1981 18.470 -1.160%
1980 18.687 -1.140%
1979 18.903 -1.130%
1978 19.120 -1.900%
1977 19.490 -1.870%
1976 19.861 -1.830%
1975 20.231 -1.800%
1974 20.602 -1.760%
1973 20.972 -1.050%
1972 21.194 -1.040%
1971 21.416 -1.020%
1970 21.637 -1.020%
1969 21.859 -1.010%
1968 22.081 -3.350%
1967 22.846 -3.240%
1966 23.611 -3.130%
1965 24.375 -3.040%
1964 25.140 -2.950%
1963 25.905 -1.770%
1962 26.371 -1.730%
1961 26.836 -1.710%
1960 27.302 -1.670%
1959 27.767 -1.650%
1958 28.233 0.230%
1957 28.169 0.230%
1956 28.105 0.230%
1955 28.040 0.230%
1954 27.976 0.230%
1953 27.912 0.230%
1952 27.848 0.230%
1951 27.784 0.230%
1950 27.719 0.000%