Forecasted birth rate in Nigeria 2020-2050

In 2020, the birth rate in Nigeria was estimated to be equal to 37.3 births per 1,000 people. In the next years, the rate in the country was projected to experience a decrease. In 2030, this figure could drop by five birth less compared to 2020. By 2050, the birth rate was estimated to decline further, reaching approximately 27 births every 1,000 individuals.
In 2018, Nigeria ranked 18th on the list of countries with the highest birth rate on the African continent.

Forecasted birth rate in Nigeria in selected years between 2020 and 2050

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The source adds the following information: "All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and do not include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus."

Figures are rounded.

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