Afghanistan Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Afghanistan birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Afghanistan in 2022 is 30.315 births per 1000 people, a 2.05% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2021 was 30.950 births per 1000 people, a 2.01% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2020 was 31.586 births per 1000 people, a 1.97% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Afghanistan in 2019 was 32.221 births per 1000 people, a 1.93% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Birth Rate
Niger 44.631
Somalia 41.084
Chad 40.417
Mali 39.936
Burundi 36.907
Gambia 36.778
Burkina Faso 36.354
Mozambique 36.257
Uganda 35.795
Tanzania 35.497
Guinea 34.971
Benin 34.923
Central African Republic 34.675
South Sudan 33.763
Guinea-Bissau 33.235
Malawi 33.157
Senegal 32.743
Liberia 31.935
Togo 31.893
Madagascar 31.702
Sierra Leone 31.600
Ethiopia 30.724
Comoros 30.324
Afghanistan 30.315
Rwanda 29.755
Eritrea 28.627
Yemen 28.492
Zimbabwe 28.320
Tajikistan 27.836
Haiti 23.052
Nepal 18.705
Afghanistan - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 30.315 -2.050%
2021 30.950 -2.010%
2020 31.586 -1.970%
2019 32.221 -1.930%
2018 32.856 -2.520%
2017 33.704 -2.460%
2016 34.553 -2.400%
2015 35.401 -2.340%
2014 36.250 -2.290%
2013 37.098 -2.840%
2012 38.181 -2.760%
2011 39.264 -2.680%
2010 40.347 -2.610%
2009 41.430 -2.550%
2008 42.513 -1.830%
2007 43.304 -1.790%
2006 44.094 -1.760%
2005 44.885 -1.730%
2004 45.675 -1.700%
2003 46.466 -1.040%
2002 46.954 -1.030%
2001 47.443 -1.020%
2000 47.931 -1.010%
1999 48.420 -1.000%
1998 48.908 0.160%
1997 48.829 0.160%
1996 48.749 0.160%
1995 48.670 0.160%
1994 48.590 0.160%
1993 48.511 -0.360%
1992 48.687 -0.360%
1991 48.863 -0.360%
1990 49.039 -0.360%
1989 49.215 -0.360%
1988 49.391 -0.260%
1987 49.521 -0.260%
1986 49.650 -0.260%
1985 49.780 -0.260%
1984 49.909 -0.260%
1983 50.039 -0.220%
1982 50.151 -0.220%
1981 50.263 -0.220%
1980 50.375 -0.220%
1979 50.487 -0.220%
1978 50.599 -0.250%
1977 50.726 -0.250%
1976 50.853 -0.250%
1975 50.980 -0.250%
1974 51.107 -0.250%
1973 51.234 -0.160%
1972 51.316 -0.160%
1971 51.399 -0.160%
1970 51.481 -0.160%
1969 51.564 -0.160%
1968 51.646 0.070%
1967 51.612 0.070%
1966 51.578 0.060%
1965 51.545 0.070%
1964 51.511 0.070%
1963 51.477 0.190%
1962 51.381 0.190%
1961 51.285 0.190%
1960 51.190 0.190%
1959 51.094 0.190%
1958 50.998 0.270%
1957 50.861 0.270%
1956 50.724 0.270%
1955 50.588 0.270%
1954 50.451 0.270%
1953 50.314 0.270%
1952 50.177 0.270%
1951 50.040 0.270%
1950 49.904 0.000%