Mauritania Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Mauritania birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Mauritania in 2020 is 33.066 births per 1000 people, a 1.2% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Mauritania in 2019 was 33.469 births per 1000 people, a 1.19% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Mauritania in 2018 was 33.872 births per 1000 people, a 1.21% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Mauritania in 2017 was 34.286 births per 1000 people, a 1.2% 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
Angola 40.118
Nigeria 37.269
Zambia 35.733
Cameroon 34.706
Mauritania 33.066
Sudan 31.705
Solomon Islands 31.677
Sao Tome and Principe 31.112
Timor-Leste 29.013
Vanuatu 28.993
Ghana 28.826
Kenya 28.286
Pakistan 27.530
Kiribati 27.163
Papua New Guinea 26.691
Lesotho 26.173
Eswatini 25.700
Egypt 25.377
Mongolia 22.882
Cambodia 21.795
Bolivia 21.374
Honduras 21.210
Djibouti 20.803
Micronesia 20.544
Uzbekistan 20.523
Philippines 20.177
Nicaragua 20.019
Cabo Verde 18.856
Morocco 18.327
El Salvador 17.890
Bangladesh 17.714
Indonesia 17.650
India 17.592
Myanmar 17.339
Bhutan 16.805
Tunisia 16.779
Vietnam 16.223
Sri Lanka 15.431
Georgia 13.034
Moldova 9.835
Ukraine 9.211
Mauritania - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 33.066 -1.200%
2019 33.469 -1.190%
2018 33.872 -1.210%
2017 34.286 -1.200%
2016 34.701 -1.180%
2015 35.115 -1.170%
2014 35.530 -1.150%
2013 35.944 -0.510%
2012 36.130 -0.510%
2011 36.316 -0.510%
2010 36.503 -0.510%
2009 36.689 -0.500%
2008 36.875 -0.470%
2007 37.049 -0.470%
2006 37.223 -0.470%
2005 37.397 -0.460%
2004 37.571 -0.460%
2003 37.745 -0.420%
2002 37.903 -0.410%
2001 38.060 -0.410%
2000 38.218 -0.410%
1999 38.375 -0.410%
1998 38.533 -0.420%
1997 38.697 -0.420%
1996 38.861 -0.420%
1995 39.024 -0.420%
1994 39.188 -0.420%
1993 39.352 -0.910%
1992 39.715 -0.910%
1991 40.079 -0.900%
1990 40.442 -0.890%
1989 40.806 -0.880%
1988 41.169 -0.700%
1987 41.458 -0.690%
1986 41.746 -0.690%
1985 42.035 -0.680%
1984 42.323 -0.680%
1983 42.612 -0.730%
1982 42.924 -0.720%
1981 43.236 -0.720%
1980 43.548 -0.710%
1979 43.860 -0.710%
1978 44.172 -0.650%
1977 44.462 -0.650%
1976 44.753 -0.640%
1975 45.043 -0.640%
1974 45.334 -0.640%
1973 45.624 -0.580%
1972 45.889 -0.570%
1971 46.154 -0.570%
1970 46.418 -0.570%
1969 46.683 -0.560%
1968 46.948 -0.660%
1967 47.262 -0.660%
1966 47.575 -0.660%
1965 47.889 -0.650%
1964 48.202 -0.650%
1963 48.516 -0.490%
1962 48.756 -0.490%
1961 48.996 -0.490%
1960 49.236 -0.490%
1959 49.476 -0.480%
1958 49.716 0.510%
1957 49.463 0.520%
1956 49.209 0.520%
1955 48.956 0.520%
1954 48.702 0.520%
1953 48.449 0.520%
1952 48.196 0.530%
1951 47.942 0.530%
1950 47.689 0.000%