Sweden Birth Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Sweden birth rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Sweden in 2020 is 11.827 births per 1000 people, a 0.26% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2019 was 11.858 births per 1000 people, a 0.26% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2018 was 11.889 births per 1000 people, a 0.14% decline from 2017.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2017 was 11.906 births per 1000 people, a 0.14% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2020 Birth Rate
Israel 19.830
Panama 18.601
Oman 18.090
Saudi Arabia 17.097
Argentina 16.736
Guam 16.405
Seychelles 16.101
Antigua and Barbuda 14.979
French Polynesia 14.328
New Caledonia 13.988
Bahamas 13.838
Uruguay 13.663
Bahrain 13.505
Kuwait 13.164
Australia 12.561
New Zealand 12.463
Trinidad and Tobago 12.453
Ireland 12.352
Chile 12.140
United States 11.990
Iceland 11.885
Sweden 11.827
Aruba 11.783
United Kingdom 11.433
France 11.107
Norway 11.099
Hong Kong 10.969
Denmark 10.865
Belgium 10.760
Curacao 10.751
Macao 10.684
Barbados 10.639
Luxembourg 10.494
Latvia 10.370
Canada 10.300
Switzerland 10.225
UAE 10.200
Estonia 10.172
Lithuania 10.134
Cyprus 10.128
Netherlands 10.121
Austria 9.939
Channel Islands 9.824
Malta 9.781
Poland 9.587
Slovenia 9.406
Hungary 9.406
Germany 9.397
Qatar 9.329
Finland 9.043
Croatia 8.685
Singapore 8.584
Taiwan 8.409
Spain 8.265
Portugal 7.768
Greece 7.475
Italy 7.391
Japan 7.301
South Korea 7.169
Puerto Rico 7.048
Sweden - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2020 11.827 -0.260%
2019 11.858 -0.260%
2018 11.889 -0.140%
2017 11.906 -0.140%
2016 11.923 -0.150%
2015 11.941 -0.140%
2014 11.958 -0.140%
2013 11.975 0.160%
2012 11.956 0.160%
2011 11.937 0.160%
2010 11.918 0.160%
2009 11.899 0.160%
2008 11.880 1.850%
2007 11.664 1.890%
2006 11.448 1.910%
2005 11.233 1.960%
2004 11.017 2.000%
2003 10.801 0.810%
2002 10.714 0.820%
2001 10.627 0.830%
2000 10.540 0.830%
1999 10.453 0.840%
1998 10.366 -5.770%
1997 11.001 -5.460%
1996 11.636 -5.180%
1995 12.272 -4.920%
1994 12.907 -4.690%
1993 13.542 0.860%
1992 13.426 0.870%
1991 13.310 0.880%
1990 13.194 0.890%
1989 13.078 0.890%
1988 12.962 2.600%
1987 12.634 2.670%
1986 12.306 2.750%
1985 11.977 2.820%
1984 11.649 2.900%
1983 11.321 -0.660%
1982 11.396 -0.650%
1981 11.471 -0.660%
1980 11.547 -0.650%
1979 11.622 -0.640%
1978 11.697 -3.010%
1977 12.060 -2.920%
1976 12.423 -2.840%
1975 12.786 -2.760%
1974 13.149 -2.690%
1973 13.512 -1.840%
1972 13.765 -1.800%
1971 14.018 -1.770%
1970 14.271 -1.740%
1969 14.524 -1.710%
1968 14.777 -0.090%
1967 14.791 -0.090%
1966 14.805 -0.090%
1965 14.818 -0.090%
1964 14.832 -0.090%
1963 14.846 0.590%
1962 14.759 0.590%
1961 14.672 0.600%
1960 14.585 0.600%
1959 14.498 0.600%
1958 14.411 -1.300%
1957 14.601 -1.280%
1956 14.791 -1.270%
1955 14.981 -1.250%
1954 15.171 -1.240%
1953 15.361 -1.220%
1952 15.551 -1.210%
1951 15.741 -1.190%
1950 15.931 0.000%