Puerto Rico Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Puerto Rico birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2022 is 6.719 births per 1000 people, a 2.38% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2021 was 6.883 births per 1000 people, a 2.34% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2020 was 7.048 births per 1000 people, a 2.27% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Puerto Rico in 2019 was 7.212 births per 1000 people, a 2.24% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Birth Rate
Israel 19.248
Panama 18.124
Oman 16.574
Argentina 16.360
Guam 16.192
Saudi Arabia 16.166
Seychelles 15.382
Antigua and Barbuda 14.502
French Polynesia 13.831
New Caledonia 13.686
Bahamas 13.639
Uruguay 13.404
Bahrain 12.820
New Zealand 12.291
Australia 12.244
United States 12.012
Kuwait 11.949
Aruba 11.910
Chile 11.815
Trinidad and Tobago 11.802
Sweden 11.764
Ireland 11.675
Iceland 11.646
United Kingdom 11.322
Norway 11.134
Denmark 11.054
France 10.978
Hong Kong 10.854
Curacao 10.668
Belgium 10.647
Barbados 10.585
Macao 10.339
Luxembourg 10.320
Netherlands 10.162
Canada 10.148
Switzerland 10.130
UAE 10.019
Estonia 9.989
Latvia 9.983
Austria 9.942
Lithuania 9.936
Channel Islands 9.811
Malta 9.730
Cyprus 9.657
Germany 9.381
Hungary 9.321
Poland 9.298
Slovenia 9.091
Qatar 8.997
Finland 8.736
Croatia 8.440
Singapore 8.419
Taiwan 8.394
Spain 8.014
Portugal 7.699
Italy 7.154
Greece 7.112
Japan 7.109
South Korea 6.902
Puerto Rico 6.719
Puerto Rico - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 6.719 -2.380%
2021 6.883 -2.340%
2020 7.048 -2.270%
2019 7.212 -2.240%
2018 7.377 -8.150%
2017 8.032 -7.550%
2016 8.688 -7.010%
2015 9.343 -6.560%
2014 9.999 -6.150%
2013 10.654 -3.880%
2012 11.084 -3.740%
2011 11.515 -3.600%
2010 11.945 -3.480%
2009 12.376 -3.360%
2008 12.806 -1.830%
2007 13.045 -1.810%
2006 13.285 -1.770%
2005 13.524 -1.740%
2004 13.764 -1.710%
2003 14.003 -1.900%
2002 14.274 -1.860%
2001 14.545 -1.830%
2000 14.816 -1.800%
1999 15.087 -1.760%
1998 15.358 -2.650%
1997 15.776 -2.580%
1996 16.194 -2.510%
1995 16.611 -2.450%
1994 17.029 -2.400%
1993 17.447 -1.260%
1992 17.669 -1.240%
1991 17.891 -1.230%
1990 18.113 -1.210%
1989 18.335 -1.200%
1988 18.557 -1.990%
1987 18.934 -1.950%
1986 19.311 -1.920%
1985 19.689 -1.880%
1984 20.066 -1.840%
1983 20.443 -3.060%
1982 21.089 -2.980%
1981 21.736 -2.890%
1980 22.382 -2.810%
1979 23.029 -2.730%
1978 23.675 -1.080%
1977 23.934 -1.070%
1976 24.192 -1.060%
1975 24.451 -1.040%
1974 24.709 -1.040%
1973 24.968 -1.400%
1972 25.322 -1.370%
1971 25.675 -1.360%
1970 26.029 -1.340%
1969 26.382 -1.320%
1968 26.736 -3.970%
1967 27.841 -3.820%
1966 28.946 -3.680%
1965 30.052 -3.550%
1964 31.157 -3.430%
1963 32.262 -1.420%
1962 32.728 -1.400%
1961 33.194 -1.380%
1960 33.660 -1.370%
1959 34.126 -1.350%
1958 34.592 -1.510%
1957 35.124 -1.490%
1956 35.655 -1.470%
1955 36.187 -1.450%
1954 36.718 -1.430%
1953 37.250 -1.410%
1952 37.782 -1.390%
1951 38.313 -1.370%
1950 38.845 0.000%