Zimbabwe Birth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Zimbabwe birth rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Zimbabwe in 2021 is 28.951 births per 1000 people, a 2.14% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Zimbabwe in 2020 was 29.583 births per 1000 people, a 2.09% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Zimbabwe in 2019 was 30.214 births per 1000 people, a 2.05% decline from 2018.
  • The birth rate for Zimbabwe in 2018 was 30.845 births per 1000 people, a 3.5% 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
Zimbabwe - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2021 28.951 -2.140%
2020 29.583 -2.090%
2019 30.214 -2.050%
2018 30.845 -3.500%
2017 31.965 -3.390%
2016 33.085 -3.270%
2015 34.205 -3.170%
2014 35.325 -3.070%
2013 36.445 0.680%
2012 36.200 0.680%
2011 35.955 0.690%
2010 35.710 0.690%
2009 35.465 0.700%
2008 35.220 1.630%
2007 34.655 1.660%
2006 34.090 1.690%
2005 33.525 1.710%
2004 32.960 1.740%
2003 32.395 0.290%
2002 32.300 0.300%
2001 32.204 0.300%
2000 32.109 0.300%
1999 32.013 0.300%
1998 31.918 -1.290%
1997 32.336 -1.280%
1996 32.754 -1.260%
1995 33.172 -1.240%
1994 33.590 -1.230%
1993 34.008 -2.700%
1992 34.950 -2.620%
1991 35.891 -2.560%
1990 36.833 -2.490%
1989 37.774 -2.430%
1988 38.716 -1.930%
1987 39.477 -1.890%
1986 40.238 -1.850%
1985 40.998 -1.820%
1984 41.759 -1.790%
1983 42.520 -2.320%
1982 43.528 -2.270%
1981 44.537 -2.210%
1980 45.545 -2.170%
1979 46.554 -2.120%
1978 47.562 0.050%
1977 47.539 0.050%
1976 47.516 0.050%
1975 47.493 0.050%
1974 47.470 0.050%
1973 47.447 0.070%
1972 47.414 0.070%
1971 47.381 0.070%
1970 47.348 0.070%
1969 47.315 0.070%
1968 47.282 -0.310%
1967 47.429 -0.310%
1966 47.576 -0.310%
1965 47.723 -0.310%
1964 47.870 -0.310%
1963 48.017 0.040%
1962 47.998 0.040%
1961 47.979 0.040%
1960 47.959 0.040%
1959 47.940 0.040%
1958 47.921 -0.150%
1957 47.991 -0.150%
1956 48.061 -0.150%
1955 48.132 -0.150%
1954 48.202 -0.150%
1953 48.272 -0.140%
1952 48.342 -0.140%
1951 48.412 -0.150%
1950 48.483 0.000%