Ghana Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Ghana birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Ghana in 2022 is 28.078 births per 1000 people, a 1.31% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Ghana in 2021 was 28.452 births per 1000 people, a 1.3% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Ghana in 2020 was 28.826 births per 1000 people, a 1.28% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Ghana in 2019 was 29.200 births per 1000 people, a 1.26% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2022 Birth Rate
Republic of Congo 39.360
Angola 39.313
Nigeria 36.440
Zambia 35.184
Cameroon 33.803
Mauritania 32.259
Sudan 31.049
Solomon Islands 30.644
Sao Tome and Principe 30.473
Timor-Leste 28.285
Vanuatu 28.190
Ghana 28.078
Kenya 27.667
Pakistan 26.538
Kiribati 26.252
Papua New Guinea 26.153
Lesotho 25.312
Eswatini 24.687
Egypt 24.216
Mongolia 21.323
Bolivia 20.867
Cambodia 20.865
Honduras 20.615
Micronesia 20.159
Djibouti 19.911
Philippines 19.778
Uzbekistan 19.226
Nicaragua 19.170
Cabo Verde 18.023
Morocco 17.601
El Salvador 17.398
India 17.163
Indonesia 17.095
Bangladesh 17.067
Myanmar 16.978
Bhutan 16.118
Tunisia 15.844
Vietnam 15.502
Sri Lanka 14.840
Georgia 12.472
Moldova 9.520
Ukraine 8.816
Ghana - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 28.078 -1.310%
2021 28.452 -1.300%
2020 28.826 -1.280%
2019 29.200 -1.260%
2018 29.574 -1.450%
2017 30.010 -1.430%
2016 30.446 -1.410%
2015 30.881 -1.390%
2014 31.317 -1.370%
2013 31.753 -0.740%
2012 31.989 -0.730%
2011 32.225 -0.730%
2010 32.461 -0.720%
2009 32.697 -0.720%
2008 32.933 -0.950%
2007 33.250 -0.940%
2006 33.567 -0.930%
2005 33.883 -0.930%
2004 34.200 -0.920%
2003 34.517 -1.350%
2002 34.988 -1.330%
2001 35.458 -1.310%
2000 35.929 -1.290%
1999 36.399 -1.280%
1998 36.870 -0.980%
1997 37.236 -0.970%
1996 37.601 -0.960%
1995 37.967 -0.950%
1994 38.332 -0.950%
1993 38.698 -1.310%
1992 39.211 -1.290%
1991 39.725 -1.270%
1990 40.238 -1.260%
1989 40.752 -1.240%
1988 41.265 -0.540%
1987 41.489 -0.540%
1986 41.714 -0.530%
1985 41.938 -0.530%
1984 42.163 -0.530%
1983 42.387 -0.400%
1982 42.559 -0.400%
1981 42.731 -0.400%
1980 42.904 -0.400%
1979 43.076 -0.400%
1978 43.248 -0.880%
1977 43.633 -0.870%
1976 44.018 -0.870%
1975 44.403 -0.860%
1974 44.788 -0.850%
1973 45.173 -0.840%
1972 45.555 -0.830%
1971 45.938 -0.820%
1970 46.320 -0.820%
1969 46.703 -0.810%
1968 47.085 -0.260%
1967 47.209 -0.260%
1966 47.333 -0.260%
1965 47.458 -0.260%
1964 47.582 -0.260%
1963 47.706 0.490%
1962 47.473 0.490%
1961 47.240 0.500%
1960 47.006 0.500%
1959 46.773 0.500%
1958 46.540 0.810%
1957 46.166 0.820%
1956 45.792 0.830%
1955 45.417 0.830%
1954 45.043 0.840%
1953 44.669 0.840%
1952 44.295 0.850%
1951 43.921 0.860%
1950 43.546 0.000%