Birth rate in the United States from 1990 to 2016 (per 1,000 of population)

United States - birth rate from 1990-2016 This graph displays the birth rate in the United States since 1990. In 1990, the birth rate stood at 16.7 per 1,000 of the population. Until 2016, it decreased to a little more than 12 births per every thousand of the population.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Birth rate per 1,000 of population
201612.2
201512.4
201412.5
201312.4
201212.6
201112.7
201013
200913.5
200814
200714.3
200614.3
200514
200414
200314.1
200214
200114.1
200014.4
199914.2
199814.3
199714.2
199614.4
199514.6
199415
199315.4
199215.8
199116.2
199016.7
Birth rate per 1,000 of population
201612.2
201512.4
201412.5
201312.4
201212.6
201112.7
201013
200913.5
200814
200714.3
200614.3
200514
200414
200314.1
200214
200114.1
200014.4
199914.2
199814.3
199714.2
199614.4
199514.6
199415
199315.4
199215.8
199116.2
199016.7
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This graph displays the birth rate in the United States since 1990. In 1990, the birth rate stood at 16.7 per 1,000 of the population. Until 2016, it decreased to a little more than 12 births per every thousand of the population.
Show more
Release date
January 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
1990 to 2016
Supplementary notes
Data for previous years can be accessed here.

More information

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Basic Account

Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account

Your perfect start with Statista

  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account

Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax
   (New York residents only).
Leading companies trust Statista:

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Babies in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Babies in the U.S.

Everything On "Babies in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Births in the U.S."

  • Overview
  • Specifics
The most important statistics
  • Multiple births
  • Teen births
  • Types of delivery
The most important statistics
  • Hospitals and costs
The most important statistics
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

5 News

We use cookies to personalize contents and ads, offer social media features, and analyze access to our website. In your browser settings you can configure or disable this, respectively, and can delete any already placed cookies. For details, please see your browser’s Help section (by pressing F1). Please see our privacy statement for details about how we use data.