Papua New Guinea Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Papua New Guinea birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2021 is 26.422 births per 1000 people, a 1.01% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2020 was 26.691 births per 1000 people, a 1% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2019 was 26.960 births per 1000 people, a 0.99% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2018 was 27.229 births per 1000 people, a 1.21% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2021 Birth Rate
Angola 39.716
Nigeria 36.855
Zambia 35.459
Cameroon 34.255
Mauritania 32.662
Sudan 31.377
Solomon Islands 31.160
Sao Tome and Principe 30.792
Timor-Leste 28.649
Vanuatu 28.592
Ghana 28.452
Kenya 27.976
Pakistan 27.034
Kiribati 26.707
Papua New Guinea 26.422
Lesotho 25.742
Eswatini 25.194
Egypt 24.796
Mongolia 22.102
Cambodia 21.330
Bolivia 21.121
Honduras 20.912
Djibouti 20.357
Micronesia 20.352
Philippines 19.978
Uzbekistan 19.875
Nicaragua 19.594
Cabo Verde 18.439
Morocco 17.964
El Salvador 17.644
Bangladesh 17.391
India 17.377
Indonesia 17.372
Myanmar 17.158
Bhutan 16.461
Tunisia 16.312
Vietnam 15.863
Sri Lanka 15.135
Georgia 12.753
Moldova 9.678
Ukraine 9.013
Papua New Guinea - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 26.422 -1.010%
2020 26.691 -1.000%
2019 26.960 -0.990%
2018 27.229 -1.210%
2017 27.562 -1.190%
2016 27.894 -1.180%
2015 28.227 -1.160%
2014 28.559 -1.150%
2013 28.892 -1.520%
2012 29.337 -1.500%
2011 29.783 -1.470%
2010 30.228 -1.450%
2009 30.674 -1.430%
2008 31.119 -1.230%
2007 31.506 -1.210%
2006 31.893 -1.200%
2005 32.281 -1.180%
2004 32.668 -1.170%
2003 33.055 -0.940%
2002 33.368 -0.930%
2001 33.680 -0.920%
2000 33.993 -0.910%
1999 34.305 -0.900%
1998 34.618 0.080%
1997 34.589 0.080%
1996 34.560 0.080%
1995 34.531 0.080%
1994 34.502 0.080%
1993 34.473 -0.640%
1992 34.694 -0.630%
1991 34.915 -0.630%
1990 35.136 -0.630%
1989 35.357 -0.620%
1988 35.578 -1.510%
1987 36.124 -1.490%
1986 36.670 -1.460%
1985 37.215 -1.450%
1984 37.761 -1.430%
1983 38.307 -1.040%
1982 38.708 -1.030%
1981 39.109 -1.010%
1980 39.510 -1.000%
1979 39.911 -0.990%
1978 40.312 -0.360%
1977 40.459 -0.360%
1976 40.607 -0.360%
1975 40.754 -0.360%
1974 40.902 -0.360%
1973 41.049 -0.170%
1972 41.118 -0.170%
1971 41.187 -0.170%
1970 41.257 -0.170%
1969 41.326 -0.170%
1968 41.395 -0.350%
1967 41.540 -0.350%
1966 41.685 -0.350%
1965 41.831 -0.350%
1964 41.976 -0.340%
1963 42.121 -0.270%
1962 42.235 -0.270%
1961 42.349 -0.270%
1960 42.463 -0.270%
1959 42.577 -0.270%
1958 42.691 -0.170%
1957 42.762 -0.160%
1956 42.832 -0.170%
1955 42.903 -0.160%
1954 42.973 -0.160%
1953 43.044 -0.160%
1952 43.115 -0.160%
1951 43.185 -0.160%
1950 43.256 0.000%