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Nigeria - Crude birth rate

39.4
(per 1,000 people)
in 2015

In 2015, birth rate for Nigeria was 39.4 per 1,000 people. Birth rate of Nigeria fell gradually from 45.9 per 1,000 people in 1966 to 39.4 per 1,000 people in 2015.

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Crude birth rate indicates the number of live births occurring during the year, per 1,000 population estimated at midyear. Subtracting the crude death rate from the crude birth rate provides the rate of natural increase, which is equal to the rate of population change in the absence of migration.

Date Value Change, %
2015 39.4 -1.17 %
2014 39.8 -1.09 %
2013 40.3 -0.98 %
2012 40.7 -0.87 %
2011 41.0 -0.76 %
2010 41.3 -0.67 %
2009 41.6 -0.60 %
2008 41.9 -0.56 %
2007 42.1 -0.52 %
2006 42.3 -0.48 %
2005 42.5 -0.42 %
2004 42.7