Netherlands Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Netherlands birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Netherlands in 2021 is 10.142 births per 1000 people, a 0.21% increase from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Netherlands in 2020 was 10.121 births per 1000 people, a 0.2% increase from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Netherlands in 2019 was 10.101 births per 1000 people, a 0.2% increase from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Netherlands in 2018 was 10.081 births per 1000 people, a 0.98% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Israel 19.539
Panama 18.362
Oman 17.332
Saudi Arabia 16.631
Argentina 16.548
Guam 16.299
Seychelles 15.741
Antigua and Barbuda 14.741
French Polynesia 14.079
New Caledonia 13.837
Bahamas 13.738
Uruguay 13.533
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Kuwait 12.557
Australia 12.403
New Zealand 12.377
Trinidad and Tobago 12.127
Ireland 12.013
United States 12.001
Chile 11.978
Aruba 11.847
Sweden 11.795
Iceland 11.766
United Kingdom 11.377
Norway 11.116
France 11.042
Denmark 10.960
Hong Kong 10.912
Curacao 10.709
Belgium 10.704
Barbados 10.612
Macao 10.511
Luxembourg 10.407
Canada 10.224
Latvia 10.177
Switzerland 10.177
Netherlands 10.142
UAE 10.110
Estonia 10.081
Lithuania 10.035
Austria 9.940
Cyprus 9.892
Channel Islands 9.818
Malta 9.755
Poland 9.442
Germany 9.389
Hungary 9.364
Slovenia 9.248
Qatar 9.163
Finland 8.890
Croatia 8.563
Singapore 8.502
Taiwan 8.402
Spain 8.140
Portugal 7.733
Greece 7.294
Italy 7.272
Japan 7.205
South Korea 7.036
Puerto Rico 6.883
Netherlands - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 10.142 0.210%
2020 10.121 0.200%
2019 10.101 0.200%
2018 10.081 -0.980%
2017 10.181 -0.970%
2016 10.281 -0.950%
2015 10.380 -0.950%
2014 10.480 -0.950%
2013 10.580 -1.290%
2012 10.718 -1.270%
2011 10.856 -1.260%
2010 10.994 -1.240%
2009 11.132 -1.220%
2008 11.270 -1.870%
2007 11.485 -1.840%
2006 11.700 -1.800%
2005 11.914 -1.770%
2004 12.129 -1.740%
2003 12.344 -0.010%
2002 12.345 -0.010%
2001 12.346 0.000%
2000 12.346 -0.010%
1999 12.347 -0.010%
1998 12.348 -0.790%
1997 12.446 -0.790%
1996 12.545 -0.780%
1995 12.643 -0.780%
1994 12.742 -0.760%
1993 12.840 0.230%
1992 12.811 0.230%
1991 12.782 0.220%
1990 12.754 0.230%
1989 12.725 0.230%
1988 12.696 0.660%
1987 12.613 0.670%
1986 12.529 0.670%
1985 12.446 0.680%
1984 12.362 0.680%
1983 12.279 -0.680%
1982 12.363 -0.670%
1981 12.447 -0.660%
1980 12.530 -0.670%
1979 12.614 -0.660%
1978 12.698 -4.520%
1977 13.299 -4.320%
1976 13.900 -4.150%
1975 14.502 -3.980%
1974 15.103 -3.830%
1973 15.704 -4.260%
1972 16.403 -4.090%
1971 17.102 -3.920%
1970 17.800 -3.780%
1969 18.499 -3.640%
1968 19.198 -1.940%
1967 19.577 -1.900%
1966 19.956 -1.860%
1965 20.335 -1.830%
1964 20.714 -1.800%
1963 21.093 -0.240%
1962 21.144 -0.250%
1961 21.196 -0.240%
1960 21.247 -0.240%
1959 21.299 -0.240%
1958 21.350 -0.630%
1957 21.486 -0.630%
1956 21.622 -0.620%
1955 21.757 -0.620%
1954 21.893 -0.620%
1953 22.029 -0.610%
1952 22.165 -0.610%
1951 22.301 -0.600%
1950 22.436 0.000%