Italy Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Italy birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Italy in 2021 is 7.272 births per 1000 people, a 1.61% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Italy in 2020 was 7.391 births per 1000 people, a 1.57% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Italy in 2019 was 7.509 births per 1000 people, a 1.55% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Italy in 2018 was 7.627 births per 1000 people, a 3.08% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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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
Italy - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 7.272 -1.610%
2020 7.391 -1.570%
2019 7.509 -1.550%
2018 7.627 -3.080%
2017 7.869 -3.000%
2016 8.112 -2.900%
2015 8.354 -2.830%
2014 8.597 -2.740%
2013 8.839 -1.940%
2012 9.014 -1.900%
2011 9.189 -1.880%
2010 9.365 -1.830%
2009 9.540 -1.800%
2008 9.715 0.380%
2007 9.678 0.380%
2006 9.641 0.400%
2005 9.603 0.390%
2004 9.566 0.390%
2003 9.529 0.560%
2002 9.476 0.560%
2001 9.423 0.570%
2000 9.370 0.570%
1999 9.317 0.570%
1998 9.264 -0.820%
1997 9.341 -0.820%
1996 9.418 -0.820%
1995 9.496 -0.800%
1994 9.573 -0.800%
1993 9.650 -0.740%
1992 9.722 -0.740%
1991 9.794 -0.740%
1990 9.867 -0.720%
1989 9.939 -0.720%
1988 10.011 -1.800%
1987 10.194 -1.750%
1986 10.376 -1.730%
1985 10.559 -1.690%
1984 10.741 -1.680%
1983 10.924 -3.940%
1982 11.372 -3.800%
1981 11.821 -3.650%
1980 12.269 -3.530%
1979 12.718 -3.400%
1978 13.166 -4.410%
1977 13.774 -4.230%
1976 14.382 -4.050%
1975 14.989 -3.900%
1974 15.597 -3.750%
1973 16.205 -1.970%
1972 16.531 -1.930%
1971 16.857 -1.900%
1970 17.184 -1.860%
1969 17.510 -1.830%
1968 17.836 -0.830%
1967 17.986 -0.830%
1966 18.137 -0.820%
1965 18.287 -0.820%
1964 18.438 -0.810%
1963 18.588 1.120%
1962 18.383 1.130%
1961 18.177 1.140%
1960 17.972 1.160%
1959 17.766 1.170%
1958 17.561 -0.740%
1957 17.692 -0.740%
1956 17.823 -0.720%
1955 17.953 -0.720%
1954 18.084 -0.720%
1953 18.215 -0.710%
1952 18.346 -0.710%
1951 18.477 -0.700%
1950 18.607 0.000%