Russia Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Russia birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Russia in 2021 is 11.905 births per 1000 people, a 2.37% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Russia in 2020 was 12.194 births per 1000 people, a 2.31% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Russia in 2019 was 12.482 births per 1000 people, a 2.26% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Russia in 2018 was 12.770 births per 1000 people, a 0.33% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Russia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.905 -2.370%
2020 12.194 -2.310%
2019 12.482 -2.260%
2018 12.770 -0.330%
2017 12.812 -0.330%
2016 12.854 -0.330%
2015 12.897 -0.320%
2014 12.939 -0.320%
2013 12.981 2.460%
2012 12.669 2.520%
2011 12.357 2.600%
2010 12.044 2.660%
2009 11.732 2.730%
2008 11.420 2.900%
2007 11.098 2.990%
2006 10.776 3.070%
2005 10.455 3.180%
2004 10.133 3.280%
2003 9.811 1.870%
2002 9.631 1.900%
2001 9.451 1.930%
2000 9.272 1.980%
1999 9.092 2.020%
1998 8.912 -4.170%
1997 9.300 -4.000%
1996 9.688 -3.850%
1995 10.076 -3.710%
1994 10.464 -3.580%
1993 10.852 -8.940%
1992 11.917 -8.200%
1991 12.982 -7.590%
1990 14.048 -7.050%
1989 15.113 -6.580%
1988 16.178 -0.690%
1987 16.290 -0.680%
1986 16.402 -0.670%
1985 16.513 -0.670%
1984 16.625 -0.670%
1983 16.737 1.170%
1982 16.544 1.190%
1981 16.350 1.190%
1980 16.157 1.220%
1979 15.963 1.220%
1978 15.770 0.510%
1977 15.690 0.510%
1976 15.610 0.510%
1975 15.531 0.520%
1974 15.451 0.520%
1973 15.371 0.520%
1972 15.291 0.530%
1971 15.211 0.520%
1970 15.132 0.530%
1969 15.052 0.530%
1968 14.972 -7.590%
1967 16.202 -7.060%
1966 17.432 -6.600%
1965 18.663 -6.180%
1964 19.893 -5.820%
1963 21.123 -4.160%
1962 22.039 -3.990%
1961 22.956 -3.840%
1960 23.872 -3.700%
1959 24.789 -3.560%
1958 25.705 -0.940%
1957 25.948 -0.920%
1956 26.190 -0.920%
1955 26.433 -0.910%
1954 26.675 -0.900%
1953 26.918 -0.890%
1952 27.161 -0.880%
1951 27.403 -0.880%
1950 27.646 0.000%