France Birth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the France birth rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current birth rate for France in 2022 is 10.978 births per 1000 people, a 0.58% decline from 2021.
  • The birth rate for France in 2021 was 11.042 births per 1000 people, a 0.59% decline from 2020.
  • The birth rate for France in 2020 was 11.107 births per 1000 people, a 0.57% decline from 2019.
  • The birth rate for France in 2019 was 11.171 births per 1000 people, a 0.57% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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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
France - Historical Birth Rate Data
Year Birth Rate Growth Rate
2022 10.978 -0.580%
2021 11.042 -0.590%
2020 11.107 -0.570%
2019 11.171 -0.570%
2018 11.235 -1.940%
2017 11.457 -1.910%
2016 11.680 -1.870%
2015 11.902 -1.840%
2014 12.125 -1.800%
2013 12.347 -0.760%
2012 12.442 -0.760%
2011 12.537 -0.760%
2010 12.633 -0.750%
2009 12.728 -0.740%
2008 12.823 -0.050%
2007 12.829 -0.050%
2006 12.835 -0.040%
2005 12.840 -0.050%
2004 12.846 -0.050%
2003 12.852 0.250%
2002 12.820 0.250%
2001 12.788 0.240%
2000 12.757 0.250%
1999 12.725 0.250%
1998 12.693 -0.150%
1997 12.712 -0.150%
1996 12.731 -0.150%
1995 12.750 -0.150%
1994 12.769 -0.150%
1993 12.788 -1.380%
1992 12.967 -1.350%
1991 13.145 -1.340%
1990 13.324 -1.320%
1989 13.502 -1.310%
1988 13.681 -0.680%
1987 13.775 -0.680%
1986 13.869 -0.680%
1985 13.964 -0.670%
1984 14.058 -0.660%
1983 14.152 0.500%
1982 14.081 0.500%
1981 14.011 0.510%
1980 13.940 0.500%
1979 13.870 0.510%
1978 13.799 -3.190%
1977 14.254 -3.090%
1976 14.709 -3.010%
1975 15.165 -2.910%
1974 15.620 -2.830%
1973 16.075 -1.360%
1972 16.297 -1.340%
1971 16.519 -1.330%
1970 16.742 -1.310%
1969 16.964 -1.290%
1968 17.186 -1.260%
1967 17.406 -1.250%
1966 17.626 -1.230%
1965 17.846 -1.220%
1964 18.066 -1.200%
1963 18.286 0.060%
1962 18.275 0.060%
1961 18.264 0.070%
1960 18.252 0.060%
1959 18.241 0.060%
1958 18.230 -0.960%
1957 18.406 -0.950%
1956 18.582 -0.930%
1955 18.757 -0.930%
1954 18.933 -0.920%
1953 19.109 -0.910%
1952 19.285 -0.900%
1951 19.461 -0.890%
1950 19.636 0.000%