Zambia Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Zambia birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for Zambia in 2022 is 35.184 births per 1000 people, a 0.78% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2021 was 35.459 births per 1000 people, a 0.77% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2020 was 35.733 births per 1000 people, a 0.76% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for Zambia in 2019 was 36.008 births per 1000 people, a 0.76% 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
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
Zambia - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 35.184 -0.780%
2021 35.459 -0.770%
2020 35.733 -0.760%
2019 36.008 -0.760%
2018 36.283 -1.910%
2017 36.988 -1.870%
2016 37.692 -1.840%
2015 38.397 -1.800%
2014 39.101 -1.770%
2013 39.806 -1.300%
2012 40.329 -1.280%
2011 40.852 -1.260%
2010 41.374 -1.250%
2009 41.897 -1.230%
2008 42.420 -1.150%
2007 42.912 -1.130%
2006 43.404 -1.120%
2005 43.896 -1.110%
2004 44.388 -1.100%
2003 44.880 -0.190%
2002 44.964 -0.180%
2001 45.047 -0.190%
2000 45.131 -0.180%
1999 45.214 -0.190%
1998 45.298 -0.030%
1997 45.310 -0.030%
1996 45.323 -0.030%
1995 45.335 -0.030%
1994 45.348 -0.030%
1993 45.360 -0.380%
1992 45.532 -0.380%
1991 45.704 -0.380%
1990 45.877 -0.370%
1989 46.049 -0.370%
1988 46.221 -0.390%
1987 46.400 -0.390%
1986 46.580 -0.380%
1985 46.759 -0.380%
1984 46.939 -0.380%
1983 47.118 -0.660%
1982 47.433 -0.660%
1981 47.747 -0.660%
1980 48.062 -0.650%
1979 48.376 -0.650%
1978 48.691 -0.350%
1977 48.860 -0.340%
1976 49.029 -0.340%
1975 49.197 -0.340%
1974 49.366 -0.340%
1973 49.535 0.110%
1972 49.479 0.120%
1971 49.422 0.110%
1970 49.366 0.120%
1969 49.309 0.110%
1968 49.253 -0.300%
1967 49.402 -0.300%
1966 49.551 -0.300%
1965 49.699 -0.300%
1964 49.848 -0.300%
1963 49.997 0.380%
1962 49.809 0.380%
1961 49.620 0.380%
1960 49.432 0.380%
1959 49.243 0.380%
1958 49.055 0.470%
1957 48.824 0.480%
1956 48.593 0.480%
1955 48.361 0.480%
1954 48.130 0.480%
1953 47.899 0.480%
1952 47.668 0.490%
1951 47.437 0.490%
1950 47.205 0.000%