Jamaica Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Jamaica birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Jamaica in 2021 is 15.556 births per 1000 people, a 1.42% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Jamaica in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Equatorial Guinea 32.198
Gabon 29.767
Iraq 28.134
Namibia 27.385
Samoa 23.849
Tonga 23.745
Guatemala 23.677
Botswana 23.410
Algeria 22.153
Turkmenistan 22.060
Jordan 21.228
Fiji 20.383
Belize 20.130
Paraguay 19.931
South Africa 19.662
Guyana 19.318
Kazakhstan 19.250
Ecuador 19.027
Dominican Republic 18.667
Suriname 17.948
Libya 17.633
Iran 17.447
Peru 17.404
Venezuela 17.298
Lebanon 16.915
Mexico 16.892
Malaysia 16.258
Grenada 15.675
Jamaica 15.556
Turkey 15.408
Azerbaijan 15.201
Colombia 14.275
Brazil 13.313
Costa Rica 13.262
Armenia 13.055
Maldives 13.014
Russia 11.905
Montenegro 11.511
Albania 11.310
Belarus 11.272
China 11.159
North Macedonia 10.375
Mauritius 10.026
Thailand 9.904
Cuba 9.732
Romania 9.489
Serbia 9.254
Bulgaria 8.775
Jamaica - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 15.556 -1.420%
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%