Uganda Fertility Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Uganda fertility rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current fertility rate for Uganda in 2021 is 4.665 births per woman, a 2.41% decline from 2020.
  • The fertility rate for Uganda in 2020 was 4.780 births per woman, a 2.35% decline from 2019.
  • The fertility rate for Uganda in 2019 was 4.895 births per woman, a 2.3% decline from 2018.
  • The fertility rate for Uganda in 2018 was 5.010 births per woman, a 2.98% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Fertility Rate
Country Name 2021 Fertility Rate
Niger 6.685
Somalia 5.845
Mali 5.645
Chad 5.510
Burundi 5.207
Gambia 5.042
Burkina Faso 4.993
Tanzania 4.747
Mozambique 4.680
Benin 4.673
Uganda 4.665
Central African Republic 4.528
Guinea 4.521
South Sudan 4.512
Senegal 4.465
Guinea-Bissau 4.303
Togo 4.176
Liberia 4.161
Afghanistan 4.133
Comoros 4.050
Malawi 4.048
Sierra Leone 4.041
Ethiopia 4.014
Madagascar 3.956
Eritrea 3.898
Rwanda 3.879
Yemen 3.591
Tajikistan 3.485
Zimbabwe 3.444
Haiti 2.831
Nepal 1.853
Uganda - Historical Fertility Rate Data
Year Fertility Rate Growth Rate
2021 4.665 -2.410%
2020 4.780 -2.350%
2019 4.895 -2.300%
2018 5.010 -2.980%
2017 5.164 -2.900%
2016 5.318 -2.810%
2015 5.472 -2.740%
2014 5.626 -2.660%
2013 5.780 -2.030%
2012 5.900 -1.990%
2011 6.020 -1.950%
2010 6.140 -1.920%
2009 6.260 -1.880%
2008 6.380 -1.130%
2007 6.453 -1.120%
2006 6.526 -1.110%
2005 6.599 -1.090%
2004 6.672 -1.080%
2003 6.745 -0.590%
2002 6.785 -0.590%
2001 6.825 -0.600%
2000 6.866 -0.580%
1999 6.906 -0.580%
1998 6.946 -0.330%
1997 6.969 -0.340%
1996 6.993 -0.330%
1995 7.016 -0.340%
1994 7.040 -0.330%
1993 7.063 -0.100%
1992 7.070 -0.110%
1991 7.078 -0.100%
1990 7.085 -0.110%
1989 7.093 -0.100%
1988 7.100 0.000%
1987 7.100 0.000%
1986 7.100 0.000%
1985 7.100 0.000%
1984 7.100 0.000%
1983 7.100 0.000%
1982 7.100 0.000%
1981 7.100 0.000%
1980 7.100 0.000%
1979 7.100 0.000%
1978 7.100 0.000%
1977 7.100 0.000%
1976 7.100 0.000%
1975 7.100 0.000%
1974 7.100 0.000%
1973 7.100 -0.060%
1972 7.104 -0.060%
1971 7.108 -0.060%
1970 7.112 -0.060%
1969 7.116 -0.060%
1968 7.120 0.200%
1967 7.106 0.200%
1966 7.092 0.200%
1965 7.078 0.200%
1964 7.064 0.200%
1963 7.050 0.280%
1962 7.030 0.290%
1961 7.010 0.290%
1960 6.990 0.290%
1959 6.970 0.290%
1958 6.950 0.140%
1957 6.940 0.140%
1956 6.930 0.140%
1955 6.920 0.140%
1954 6.910 0.140%
1953 6.900 0.150%
1952 6.890 0.150%
1951 6.880 0.150%
1950 6.870 0.000%