Namibia Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Namibia birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Namibia in 2021 is 27.385 births per 1000 people, a 1.74% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Namibia in 2020 was 27.869 births per 1000 people, a 1.7% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Namibia in 2019 was 28.352 births per 1000 people, a 1.68% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Namibia in 2018 was 28.835 births per 1000 people, a 1.16% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Namibia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 27.385 -1.740%
2020 27.869 -1.700%
2019 28.352 -1.680%
2018 28.835 -1.160%
2017 29.173 -1.150%
2016 29.511 -1.130%
2015 29.849 -1.120%
2014 30.187 -1.110%
2013 30.525 0.330%
2012 30.424 0.330%
2011 30.323 0.330%
2010 30.222 0.340%
2009 30.121 0.340%
2008 30.020 0.510%
2007 29.869 0.510%
2006 29.718 0.510%
2005 29.568 0.510%
2004 29.417 0.520%
2003 29.266 -2.540%
2002 30.028 -2.470%
2001 30.790 -2.420%
2000 31.552 -2.360%
1999 32.314 -2.300%
1998 33.076 -1.930%
1997 33.726 -1.890%
1996 34.376 -1.860%
1995 35.026 -1.820%
1994 35.676 -1.790%
1993 36.326 -1.470%
1992 36.869 -1.450%
1991 37.413 -1.430%
1990 37.956 -1.410%
1989 38.500 -1.390%
1988 39.043 -0.940%
1987 39.412 -0.930%
1986 39.781 -0.920%
1985 40.151 -0.910%
1984 40.520 -0.900%
1983 40.889 -0.830%
1982 41.232 -0.820%
1981 41.574 -0.820%
1980 41.917 -0.810%
1979 42.259 -0.810%
1978 42.602 -0.630%
1977 42.873 -0.630%
1976 43.143 -0.620%
1975 43.414 -0.620%
1974 43.684 -0.620%
1973 43.955 0.930%
1972 43.550 0.940%
1971 43.146 0.950%
1970 42.741 0.950%
1969 42.337 0.970%
1968 41.932 -0.020%
1967 41.940 -0.020%
1966 41.947 -0.020%
1965 41.955 -0.020%
1964 41.962 -0.020%
1963 41.970 -0.240%
1962 42.071 -0.240%
1961 42.173 -0.240%
1960 42.274 -0.240%
1959 42.376 -0.240%
1958 42.477 -0.310%
1957 42.608 -0.310%
1956 42.739 -0.310%
1955 42.871 -0.300%
1954 43.002 -0.300%
1953 43.133 -0.300%
1952 43.264 -0.300%
1951 43.395 -0.300%
1950 43.527 0.000%