Sierra Leone Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Sierra Leone birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Sierra Leone in 2021 is 32.131 births per 1000 people, a 1.63% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Sierra Leone in 2020 was 32.663 births per 1000 people, a 1.6% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Sierra Leone in 2019 was 33.194 births per 1000 people, a 1.57% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Sierra Leone in 2018 was 33.725 births per 1000 people, a 1.67% 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
Niger 45.042
Somalia 41.280
Chad 40.921
Mali 40.399
Burundi 37.494
Gambia 37.272
Burkina Faso 36.813
Mozambique 36.619
Uganda 36.456
Tanzania 35.848
Guinea 35.368
Benin 35.293
Central African Republic 34.859
South Sudan 34.120
Guinea-Bissau 33.773
Malawi 33.432
Senegal 33.242
Liberia 32.256
Togo 32.248
Sierra Leone 32.131
Madagascar 31.981
Ethiopia 31.186
Afghanistan 30.950
Comoros 30.765
Rwanda 30.340
Eritrea 29.129
Yemen 29.046
Zimbabwe 28.951
Tajikistan 28.680
Haiti 23.422
Nepal 19.034
Sierra Leone - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 32.131 -1.630%
2020 32.663 -1.600%
2019 33.194 -1.570%
2018 33.725 -1.670%
2017 34.299 -1.650%
2016 34.874 -1.620%
2015 35.448 -1.600%
2014 36.023 -1.570%
2013 36.597 -2.190%
2012 37.416 -2.140%
2011 38.235 -2.090%
2010 39.053 -2.050%
2009 39.872 -2.010%
2008 40.691 -1.210%
2007 41.190 -1.190%
2006 41.688 -1.180%
2005 42.187 -1.170%
2004 42.685 -1.160%
2003 43.184 -0.730%
2002 43.502 -0.730%
2001 43.820 -0.720%
2000 44.138 -0.720%
1999 44.456 -0.710%
1998 44.774 -0.600%
1997 45.045 -0.600%
1996 45.317 -0.590%
1995 45.588 -0.590%
1994 45.860 -0.590%
1993 46.131 -0.320%
1992 46.280 -0.320%
1991 46.429 -0.320%
1990 46.579 -0.320%
1989 46.728 -0.320%
1988 46.877 -0.300%
1987 47.018 -0.300%
1986 47.158 -0.300%
1985 47.299 -0.300%
1984 47.439 -0.300%
1983 47.580 0.090%
1982 47.539 0.090%
1981 47.497 0.090%
1980 47.456 0.090%
1979 47.414 0.090%
1978 47.373 -0.110%
1977 47.426 -0.110%
1976 47.479 -0.110%
1975 47.532 -0.110%
1974 47.585 -0.110%
1973 47.638 -0.030%
1972 47.652 -0.030%
1971 47.667 -0.030%
1970 47.681 -0.030%
1969 47.696 -0.030%
1968 47.710 0.080%
1967 47.670 0.080%
1966 47.630 0.080%
1965 47.590 0.080%
1964 47.550 0.080%
1963 47.510 0.460%
1962 47.293 0.460%
1961 47.076 0.460%
1960 46.859 0.470%
1959 46.642 0.470%
1958 46.425 -0.120%
1957 46.479 -0.120%
1956 46.533 -0.110%
1955 46.586 -0.120%
1954 46.640 -0.120%
1953 46.694 -0.120%
1952 46.748 -0.120%
1951 46.802 -0.110%
1950 46.855 0.000%