Papua New Guinea Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Papua New Guinea birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2022 is 26.153 births per 1000 people, a 1.02% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2021 was 26.422 births per 1000 people, a 1.01% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2020 was 26.691 births per 1000 people, a 1% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Papua New Guinea in 2019 was 26.960 births per 1000 people, a 0.99% 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
Papua New Guinea - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 26.153 -1.020%
2021 26.422 -1.010%
2020 26.691 -1.000%
2019 26.960 -0.990%
2018 27.229 -1.210%
2017 27.562 -1.190%
2016 27.894 -1.180%
2015 28.227 -1.160%
2014 28.559 -1.150%
2013 28.892 -1.520%
2012 29.337 -1.500%
2011 29.783 -1.470%
2010 30.228 -1.450%
2009 30.674 -1.430%
2008 31.119 -1.230%
2007 31.506 -1.210%
2006 31.893 -1.200%
2005 32.281 -1.180%
2004 32.668 -1.170%
2003 33.055 -0.940%
2002 33.368 -0.930%
2001 33.680 -0.920%
2000 33.993 -0.910%
1999 34.305 -0.900%
1998 34.618 0.080%
1997 34.589 0.080%
1996 34.560 0.080%
1995 34.531 0.080%
1994 34.502 0.080%
1993 34.473 -0.640%
1992 34.694 -0.630%
1991 34.915 -0.630%
1990 35.136 -0.630%
1989 35.357 -0.620%
1988 35.578 -1.510%
1987 36.124 -1.490%
1986 36.670 -1.460%
1985 37.215 -1.450%
1984 37.761 -1.430%
1983 38.307 -1.040%
1982 38.708 -1.030%
1981 39.109 -1.010%
1980 39.510 -1.000%
1979 39.911 -0.990%
1978 40.312 -0.360%
1977 40.459 -0.360%
1976 40.607 -0.360%
1975 40.754 -0.360%
1974 40.902 -0.360%
1973 41.049 -0.170%
1972 41.118 -0.170%
1971 41.187 -0.170%
1970 41.257 -0.170%
1969 41.326 -0.170%
1968 41.395 -0.350%
1967 41.540 -0.350%
1966 41.685 -0.350%
1965 41.831 -0.350%
1964 41.976 -0.340%
1963 42.121 -0.270%
1962 42.235 -0.270%
1961 42.349 -0.270%
1960 42.463 -0.270%
1959 42.577 -0.270%
1958 42.691 -0.170%
1957 42.762 -0.160%
1956 42.832 -0.170%
1955 42.903 -0.160%
1954 42.973 -0.160%
1953 43.044 -0.160%
1952 43.115 -0.160%
1951 43.185 -0.160%
1950 43.256 0.000%