Zambia Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Zambia birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Zambia in 2021 is 35.459 births per 1000 people, a 0.77% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2020 was 35.733 births per 1000 people, a 0.76% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2019 was 36.008 births per 1000 people, a 0.76% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2018 was 36.283 births per 1000 people, a 1.91% 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
Angola 39.716
Nigeria 36.855
Zambia 35.459
Cameroon 34.255
Mauritania 32.662
Sudan 31.377
Solomon Islands 31.160
Sao Tome and Principe 30.792
Timor-Leste 28.649
Vanuatu 28.592
Ghana 28.452
Kenya 27.976
Pakistan 27.034
Kiribati 26.707
Papua New Guinea 26.422
Lesotho 25.742
Eswatini 25.194
Egypt 24.796
Mongolia 22.102
Cambodia 21.330
Bolivia 21.121
Honduras 20.912
Djibouti 20.357
Micronesia 20.352
Philippines 19.978
Uzbekistan 19.875
Nicaragua 19.594
Cabo Verde 18.439
Morocco 17.964
El Salvador 17.644
Bangladesh 17.391
India 17.377
Indonesia 17.372
Myanmar 17.158
Bhutan 16.461
Tunisia 16.312
Vietnam 15.863
Sri Lanka 15.135
Georgia 12.753
Moldova 9.678
Ukraine 9.013
Zambia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 35.459 -0.770%
2020 35.733 -0.760%
2019 36.008 -0.760%
2018 36.283 -1.910%
2017 36.988 -1.870%
2016 37.692 -1.840%
2015 38.397 -1.800%
2014 39.101 -1.770%
2013 39.806 -1.300%
2012 40.329 -1.280%
2011 40.852 -1.260%
2010 41.374 -1.250%
2009 41.897 -1.230%
2008 42.420 -1.150%
2007 42.912 -1.130%
2006 43.404 -1.120%
2005 43.896 -1.110%
2004 44.388 -1.100%
2003 44.880 -0.190%
2002 44.964 -0.180%
2001 45.047 -0.190%
2000 45.131 -0.180%
1999 45.214 -0.190%
1998 45.298 -0.030%
1997 45.310 -0.030%
1996 45.323 -0.030%
1995 45.335 -0.030%
1994 45.348 -0.030%
1993 45.360 -0.380%
1992 45.532 -0.380%
1991 45.704 -0.380%
1990 45.877 -0.370%
1989 46.049 -0.370%
1988 46.221 -0.390%
1987 46.400 -0.390%
1986 46.580 -0.380%
1985 46.759 -0.380%
1984 46.939 -0.380%
1983 47.118 -0.660%
1982 47.433 -0.660%
1981 47.747 -0.660%
1980 48.062 -0.650%
1979 48.376 -0.650%
1978 48.691 -0.350%
1977 48.860 -0.340%
1976 49.029 -0.340%
1975 49.197 -0.340%
1974 49.366 -0.340%
1973 49.535 0.110%
1972 49.479 0.120%
1971 49.422 0.110%
1970 49.366 0.120%
1969 49.309 0.110%
1968 49.253 -0.300%
1967 49.402 -0.300%
1966 49.551 -0.300%
1965 49.699 -0.300%
1964 49.848 -0.300%
1963 49.997 0.380%
1962 49.809 0.380%
1961 49.620 0.380%
1960 49.432 0.380%
1959 49.243 0.380%
1958 49.055 0.470%
1957 48.824 0.480%
1956 48.593 0.480%
1955 48.361 0.480%
1954 48.130 0.480%
1953 47.899 0.480%
1952 47.668 0.490%
1951 47.437 0.490%
1950 47.205 0.000%