North America Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the North America birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for North America in 2020 is 11.813 births per 1000 people, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • The birth rate for North America in 2019 was 11.813 births per 1000 people, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The birth rate for North America in 2018 was 11.813 births per 1000 people, a 4.6% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for North America in 2017 was 12.383 births per 1000 people, a 0% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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North America - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 11.813 0.000%
2019 11.813 0.000%
2018 11.813 -4.600%
2017 12.383 0.000%
2016 12.383 0.000%
2015 12.383 0.000%
2014 12.383 0.000%
2013 12.383 -8.590%
2012 13.547 0.000%
2011 13.547 0.000%
2010 13.547 0.000%
2009 13.547 0.000%
2008 13.547 -1.050%
2007 13.691 0.000%
2006 13.691 0.000%
2005 13.691 0.000%
2004 13.691 0.000%
2003 13.691 -2.300%
2002 14.014 0.000%
2001 14.014 0.000%
2000 14.014 0.000%
1999 14.014 0.000%
1998 14.014 -8.270%
1997 15.278 0.000%
1996 15.278 0.000%
1995 15.278 0.000%
1994 15.278 0.000%
1993 15.278 -1.430%
1992 15.500 0.000%
1991 15.500 0.000%
1990 15.500 0.000%
1989 15.500 0.000%
1988 15.500 1.580%
1987 15.259 0.000%
1986 15.259 0.000%
1985 15.259 0.000%
1984 15.259 0.000%
1983 15.259 3.250%
1982 14.779 0.000%
1981 14.779 0.000%
1980 14.779 0.000%
1979 14.779 0.000%
1978 14.779 -5.460%
1977 15.632 0.000%
1976 15.632 0.000%
1975 15.632 0.000%
1974 15.632 0.000%
1973 15.632 -11.730%
1972 17.710 0.000%
1971 17.710 0.000%
1970 17.710 0.000%
1969 17.710 0.000%
1968 17.710 -17.050%
1967 21.351 0.000%
1966 21.351 0.000%
1965 21.351 0.000%
1964 21.351 0.000%
1963 21.351 -11.470%
1962 24.116 0.000%
1961 24.116 0.000%
1960 24.116 0.000%
1959 24.116 0.000%
1958 24.116 -1.040%
1957 24.369 0.000%
1956 24.369 0.000%
1955 24.369 0.000%
1954 24.369 0.000%
1953 24.369 0.000%
1952 24.369 0.000%
1951 24.369 0.000%
1950 24.369 0.000%