Puerto Rico Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Puerto Rico birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2021 is 6.883 births per 1000 people, a 2.34% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2020 was 7.048 births per 1000 people, a 2.27% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2019 was 7.212 births per 1000 people, a 2.24% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2018 was 7.377 births per 1000 people, a 8.15% 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
Bahrain 13.163
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
Puerto Rico - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 6.883 -2.340%
2020 7.048 -2.270%
2019 7.212 -2.240%
2018 7.377 -8.150%
2017 8.032 -7.550%
2016 8.688 -7.010%
2015 9.343 -6.560%
2014 9.999 -6.150%
2013 10.654 -3.880%
2012 11.084 -3.740%
2011 11.515 -3.600%
2010 11.945 -3.480%
2009 12.376 -3.360%
2008 12.806 -1.830%
2007 13.045 -1.810%
2006 13.285 -1.770%
2005 13.524 -1.740%
2004 13.764 -1.710%
2003 14.003 -1.900%
2002 14.274 -1.860%
2001 14.545 -1.830%
2000 14.816 -1.800%
1999 15.087 -1.760%
1998 15.358 -2.650%
1997 15.776 -2.580%
1996 16.194 -2.510%
1995 16.611 -2.450%
1994 17.029 -2.400%
1993 17.447 -1.260%
1992 17.669 -1.240%
1991 17.891 -1.230%
1990 18.113 -1.210%
1989 18.335 -1.200%
1988 18.557 -1.990%
1987 18.934 -1.950%
1986 19.311 -1.920%
1985 19.689 -1.880%
1984 20.066 -1.840%
1983 20.443 -3.060%
1982 21.089 -2.980%
1981 21.736 -2.890%
1980 22.382 -2.810%
1979 23.029 -2.730%
1978 23.675 -1.080%
1977 23.934 -1.070%
1976 24.192 -1.060%
1975 24.451 -1.040%
1974 24.709 -1.040%
1973 24.968 -1.400%
1972 25.322 -1.370%
1971 25.675 -1.360%
1970 26.029 -1.340%
1969 26.382 -1.320%
1968 26.736 -3.970%
1967 27.841 -3.820%
1966 28.946 -3.680%
1965 30.052 -3.550%
1964 31.157 -3.430%
1963 32.262 -1.420%
1962 32.728 -1.400%
1961 33.194 -1.380%
1960 33.660 -1.370%
1959 34.126 -1.350%
1958 34.592 -1.510%
1957 35.124 -1.490%
1956 35.655 -1.470%
1955 36.187 -1.450%
1954 36.718 -1.430%
1953 37.250 -1.410%
1952 37.782 -1.390%
1951 38.313 -1.370%
1950 38.845 0.000%