Jamaica Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Jamaica birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Jamaica in 2020 is 15.780 births per 1000 people, a 1.41% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Jamaica in 2019 was 16.005 births per 1000 people, a 1.38% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Jamaica in 2018 was 16.229 births per 1000 people, a 1.04% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Jamaica in 2017 was 16.400 births per 1000 people, a 1.03% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Equatorial Guinea 32.617
Gabon 30.510
Iraq 28.467
Namibia 27.869
Samoa 24.079
Guatemala 24.039
Tonga 23.982
Botswana 23.977
Algeria 22.998
Turkmenistan 22.701
Jordan 21.502
Fiji 20.747
Belize 20.383
Paraguay 20.193
South Africa 19.995
Kazakhstan 19.959
Guyana 19.568
Ecuador 19.303
Dominican Republic 19.007
Suriname 18.187
Libya 18.090
Iran 17.997
Peru 17.635
Venezuela 17.542
Mexico 17.173
Lebanon 17.132
Malaysia 16.451
Grenada 15.982
Azerbaijan 15.828
Jamaica 15.780
Turkey 15.665
Colombia 14.526
Brazil 13.566
Costa Rica 13.545
Maldives 13.476
Armenia 13.424
Russia 12.194
Montenegro 11.614
Albania 11.472
Belarus 11.461
China 11.416
North Macedonia 10.545
Mauritius 10.099
Thailand 10.090
Cuba 9.894
Romania 9.587
Serbia 9.354
Bulgaria 8.835
Jamaica - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 15.780 -1.410%
2019 16.005 -1.380%
2018 16.229 -1.040%
2017 16.400 -1.030%
2016 16.570 -1.020%
2015 16.741 -1.010%
2014 16.911 -1.000%
2013 17.082 -1.640%
2012 17.367 -1.610%
2011 17.652 -1.580%
2010 17.936 -1.560%
2009 18.221 -1.540%
2008 18.506 -1.570%
2007 18.802 -1.560%
2006 19.099 -1.530%
2005 19.395 -1.510%
2004 19.692 -1.480%
2003 19.988 -2.720%
2002 20.547 -2.650%
2001 21.106 -2.580%
2000 21.665 -2.520%
1999 22.224 -2.450%
1998 22.783 -1.430%
1997 23.113 -1.410%
1996 23.443 -1.380%
1995 23.772 -1.370%
1994 24.102 -1.350%
1993 24.432 -1.520%
1992 24.808 -1.490%
1991 25.184 -1.470%
1990 25.560 -1.450%
1989 25.936 -1.430%
1988 26.312 -1.740%
1987 26.779 -1.710%
1986 27.246 -1.680%
1985 27.712 -1.660%
1984 28.179 -1.630%
1983 28.646 -0.250%
1982 28.718 -0.250%
1981 28.790 -0.250%
1980 28.863 -0.250%
1979 28.935 -0.250%
1978 29.007 -2.260%
1977 29.677 -2.210%
1976 30.348 -2.160%
1975 31.018 -2.120%
1974 31.689 -2.070%
1973 32.359 -3.310%
1972 33.466 -3.200%
1971 34.574 -3.100%
1970 35.681 -3.010%
1969 36.789 -2.920%
1968 37.896 -1.460%
1967 38.458 -1.440%
1966 39.020 -1.420%
1965 39.581 -1.400%
1964 40.143 -1.380%
1963 40.705 0.720%
1962 40.415 0.730%
1961 40.124 0.730%
1960 39.834 0.740%
1959 39.543 0.740%
1958 39.253 2.570%
1957 38.269 2.640%
1956 37.285 2.710%
1955 36.302 2.790%
1954 35.318 2.870%
1953 34.334 2.950%
1952 33.350 3.040%
1951 32.366 3.130%
1950 31.383 0.000%