Sweden Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Sweden birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Sweden in 2022 is 11.764 births per 1000 people, a 0.26% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2021 was 11.795 births per 1000 people, a 0.27% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2020 was 11.827 births per 1000 people, a 0.26% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Sweden in 2019 was 11.858 births per 1000 people, a 0.26% 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
Sweden - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 11.764 -0.260%
2021 11.795 -0.270%
2020 11.827 -0.260%
2019 11.858 -0.260%
2018 11.889 -0.140%
2017 11.906 -0.140%
2016 11.923 -0.150%
2015 11.941 -0.140%
2014 11.958 -0.140%
2013 11.975 0.160%
2012 11.956 0.160%
2011 11.937 0.160%
2010 11.918 0.160%
2009 11.899 0.160%
2008 11.880 1.850%
2007 11.664 1.890%
2006 11.448 1.910%
2005 11.233 1.960%
2004 11.017 2.000%
2003 10.801 0.810%
2002 10.714 0.820%
2001 10.627 0.830%
2000 10.540 0.830%
1999 10.453 0.840%
1998 10.366 -5.770%
1997 11.001 -5.460%
1996 11.636 -5.180%
1995 12.272 -4.920%
1994 12.907 -4.690%
1993 13.542 0.860%
1992 13.426 0.870%
1991 13.310 0.880%
1990 13.194 0.890%
1989 13.078 0.890%
1988 12.962 2.600%
1987 12.634 2.670%
1986 12.306 2.750%
1985 11.977 2.820%
1984 11.649 2.900%
1983 11.321 -0.660%
1982 11.396 -0.650%
1981 11.471 -0.660%
1980 11.547 -0.650%
1979 11.622 -0.640%
1978 11.697 -3.010%
1977 12.060 -2.920%
1976 12.423 -2.840%
1975 12.786 -2.760%
1974 13.149 -2.690%
1973 13.512 -1.840%
1972 13.765 -1.800%
1971 14.018 -1.770%
1970 14.271 -1.740%
1969 14.524 -1.710%
1968 14.777 -0.090%
1967 14.791 -0.090%
1966 14.805 -0.090%
1965 14.818 -0.090%
1964 14.832 -0.090%
1963 14.846 0.590%
1962 14.759 0.590%
1961 14.672 0.600%
1960 14.585 0.600%
1959 14.498 0.600%
1958 14.411 -1.300%
1957 14.601 -1.280%
1956 14.791 -1.270%
1955 14.981 -1.250%
1954 15.171 -1.240%
1953 15.361 -1.220%
1952 15.551 -1.210%
1951 15.741 -1.190%
1950 15.931 0.000%