Nicaragua Fertility Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Nicaragua fertility rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current fertility rate for Nicaragua in 2020 is 2.364 births per woman, a 1.17% decline from 2019.
  • The fertility rate for Nicaragua in 2019 was 2.392 births per woman, a 1.16% decline from 2018.
  • The fertility rate for Nicaragua in 2018 was 2.420 births per woman, a 0.98% decline from 2017.
  • The fertility rate for Nicaragua in 2017 was 2.444 births per woman, a 0.97% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Fertility Rate
Country Name 2020 Fertility Rate
Angola 5.415
Nigeria 5.281
Zambia 4.546
Cameroon 4.480
Mauritania 4.479
Sudan 4.322
Solomon Islands 4.319
Sao Tome and Principe 4.242
Timor-Leste 3.899
Ghana 3.795
Vanuatu 3.728
Kiribati 3.514
Papua New Guinea 3.504
Pakistan 3.425
Kenya 3.416
Egypt 3.250
Lesotho 3.085
Eswatini 2.937
Mongolia 2.834
Micronesia 2.804
Bolivia 2.681
Djibouti 2.664
Philippines 2.530
Cambodia 2.472
Honduras 2.421
Uzbekistan 2.382
Morocco 2.370
Nicaragua 2.364
Indonesia 2.280
Cabo Verde 2.234
India 2.200
Sri Lanka 2.177
Tunisia 2.158
Myanmar 2.131
Georgia 2.043
Vietnam 2.041
El Salvador 2.015
Bangladesh 2.003
Bhutan 1.946
Ukraine 1.440
Moldova 1.277
Nicaragua - Historical Fertility Rate Data
Year Fertility Rate Growth Rate
2020 2.364 -1.170%
2019 2.392 -1.160%
2018 2.420 -0.980%
2017 2.444 -0.970%
2016 2.468 -0.960%
2015 2.492 -0.950%
2014 2.516 -0.940%
2013 2.540 -1.090%
2012 2.568 -1.080%
2011 2.596 -1.070%
2010 2.624 -1.060%
2009 2.652 -1.040%
2008 2.680 -1.690%
2007 2.726 -1.660%
2006 2.772 -1.630%
2005 2.818 -1.610%
2004 2.864 -1.580%
2003 2.910 -3.260%
2002 3.008 -3.160%
2001 3.106 -3.060%
2000 3.204 -2.970%
1999 3.302 -2.880%
1998 3.400 -4.490%
1997 3.560 -4.300%
1996 3.720 -4.120%
1995 3.880 -3.960%
1994 4.040 -3.810%
1993 4.200 -3.670%
1992 4.360 -3.540%
1991 4.520 -3.420%
1990 4.680 -3.310%
1989 4.840 -3.200%
1988 5.000 -3.290%
1987 5.170 -3.180%
1986 5.340 -3.090%
1985 5.510 -2.990%
1984 5.680 -2.910%
1983 5.850 -1.680%
1982 5.950 -1.650%
1981 6.050 -1.630%
1980 6.150 -1.600%
1979 6.250 -1.570%
1978 6.350 -1.240%
1977 6.430 -1.230%
1976 6.510 -1.210%
1975 6.590 -1.200%
1974 6.670 -1.190%
1973 6.750 -0.590%
1972 6.790 -0.590%
1971 6.830 -0.580%
1970 6.870 -0.580%
1969 6.910 -0.580%
1968 6.950 -0.710%
1967 7.000 -0.710%
1966 7.050 -0.700%
1965 7.100 -0.700%
1964 7.150 -0.690%
1963 7.200 -0.690%
1962 7.250 -0.680%
1961 7.300 -0.680%
1960 7.350 -0.680%
1959 7.400 -0.670%
1958 7.450 0.680%
1957 7.400 0.680%
1956 7.350 0.680%
1955 7.300 0.690%
1954 7.250 0.690%
1953 7.200 0.700%
1952 7.150 0.700%
1951 7.100 0.710%
1950 7.050 0.000%