Malaysia Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Malaysia birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Malaysia in 2020 is 16.451 births per 1000 people, a 1.15% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2019 was 16.643 births per 1000 people, a 1.15% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2018 was 16.836 births per 1000 people, a 0.36% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2017 was 16.897 births per 1000 people, a 0.37% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Malaysia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 16.451 -1.150%
2019 16.643 -1.150%
2018 16.836 -0.360%
2017 16.897 -0.370%
2016 16.959 -0.360%
2015 17.020 -0.360%
2014 17.082 -0.360%
2013 17.143 -0.550%
2012 17.238 -0.550%
2011 17.334 -0.550%
2010 17.429 -0.550%
2009 17.525 -0.540%
2008 17.620 -2.000%
2007 17.980 -1.970%
2006 18.341 -1.930%
2005 18.701 -1.890%
2004 19.062 -1.850%
2003 19.422 -5.110%
2002 20.468 -4.870%
2001 21.515 -4.640%
2000 22.561 -4.430%
1999 23.608 -4.240%
1998 24.654 -2.020%
1997 25.161 -1.980%
1996 25.669 -1.940%
1995 26.176 -1.900%
1994 26.684 -1.860%
1993 27.191 -1.250%
1992 27.535 -1.230%
1991 27.879 -1.220%
1990 28.224 -1.200%
1989 28.568 -1.190%
1988 28.912 -1.470%
1987 29.342 -1.440%
1986 29.771 -1.420%
1985 30.201 -1.400%
1984 30.630 -1.380%
1983 31.060 -0.250%
1982 31.137 -0.250%
1981 31.214 -0.250%
1980 31.291 -0.250%
1979 31.368 -0.240%
1978 31.445 -0.850%
1977 31.714 -0.840%
1976 31.983 -0.830%
1975 32.251 -0.830%
1974 32.520 -0.820%
1973 32.789 -1.690%
1972 33.353 -1.660%
1971 33.917 -1.640%
1970 34.481 -1.610%
1969 35.045 -1.580%
1968 35.609 -3.330%
1967 36.836 -3.220%
1966 38.063 -3.120%
1965 39.290 -3.030%
1964 40.517 -2.940%
1963 41.744 -0.500%
1962 41.955 -0.500%
1961 42.166 -0.500%
1960 42.376 -0.500%
1959 42.587 -0.490%
1958 42.798 -0.300%
1957 42.926 -0.300%
1956 43.054 -0.290%
1955 43.181 -0.300%
1954 43.309 -0.290%
1953 43.437 -0.290%
1952 43.565 -0.290%
1951 43.693 -0.290%
1950 43.820 0.000%