Malaysia Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Malaysia birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Malaysia in 2022 is 16.066 births per 1000 people, a 1.18% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2021 was 16.258 births per 1000 people, a 1.17% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2020 was 16.451 births per 1000 people, a 1.15% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Malaysia in 2019 was 16.643 births per 1000 people, a 1.15% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Birth Rate
Country Name 2022 Birth Rate
Equatorial Guinea 31.780
Gabon 29.024
Iraq 27.802
Namibia 26.902
Samoa 23.620
Tonga 23.509
Guatemala 23.316
Botswana 22.842
Turkmenistan 21.418
Algeria 21.307
Jordan 20.955
Fiji 20.020
Belize 19.878
Paraguay 19.670
South Africa 19.328
Guyana 19.069
Ecuador 18.750
Kazakhstan 18.541
Dominican Republic 18.328
Suriname 17.708
Libya 17.175
Peru 17.172
Venezuela 17.055
Iran 16.897
Lebanon 16.697
Mexico 16.610
Malaysia 16.066
Grenada 15.368
Jamaica 15.331
Turkey 15.151
Azerbaijan 14.573
Colombia 14.023
Brazil 13.059
Costa Rica 12.979
Armenia 12.685
Maldives 12.551
Russia 11.617
Montenegro 11.407
Albania 11.149
Belarus 11.082
China 10.902
North Macedonia 10.204
Mauritius 9.954
Thailand 9.718
Cuba 9.571
Romania 9.390
Serbia 9.155
Bulgaria 8.714
Malaysia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 16.066 -1.180%
2021 16.258 -1.170%
2020 16.451 -1.150%
2019 16.643 -1.150%
2018 16.836 -0.360%
2017 16.897 -0.370%
2016 16.959 -0.360%
2015 17.020 -0.360%
2014 17.082 -0.360%
2013 17.143 -0.550%
2012 17.238 -0.550%
2011 17.334 -0.550%
2010 17.429 -0.550%
2009 17.525 -0.540%
2008 17.620 -2.000%
2007 17.980 -1.970%
2006 18.341 -1.930%
2005 18.701 -1.890%
2004 19.062 -1.850%
2003 19.422 -5.110%
2002 20.468 -4.870%
2001 21.515 -4.640%
2000 22.561 -4.430%
1999 23.608 -4.240%
1998 24.654 -2.020%
1997 25.161 -1.980%
1996 25.669 -1.940%
1995 26.176 -1.900%
1994 26.684 -1.860%
1993 27.191 -1.250%
1992 27.535 -1.230%
1991 27.879 -1.220%
1990 28.224 -1.200%
1989 28.568 -1.190%
1988 28.912 -1.470%
1987 29.342 -1.440%
1986 29.771 -1.420%
1985 30.201 -1.400%
1984 30.630 -1.380%
1983 31.060 -0.250%
1982 31.137 -0.250%
1981 31.214 -0.250%
1980 31.291 -0.250%
1979 31.368 -0.240%
1978 31.445 -0.850%
1977 31.714 -0.840%
1976 31.983 -0.830%
1975 32.251 -0.830%
1974 32.520 -0.820%
1973 32.789 -1.690%
1972 33.353 -1.660%
1971 33.917 -1.640%
1970 34.481 -1.610%
1969 35.045 -1.580%
1968 35.609 -3.330%
1967 36.836 -3.220%
1966 38.063 -3.120%
1965 39.290 -3.030%
1964 40.517 -2.940%
1963 41.744 -0.500%
1962 41.955 -0.500%
1961 42.166 -0.500%
1960 42.376 -0.500%
1959 42.587 -0.490%
1958 42.798 -0.300%
1957 42.926 -0.300%
1956 43.054 -0.290%
1955 43.181 -0.300%
1954 43.309 -0.290%
1953 43.437 -0.290%
1952 43.565 -0.290%
1951 43.693 -0.290%
1950 43.820 0.000%