Number of children born to women aged 15 to 19

per 1,000 women, 1960–2018

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    1960 Ranking
    1. Ivory Coast 232.48
    2. Liberia 225.54
    3. Gambia 220.50
    4. Maldives 206.43
    5. Niger 206.29
    6. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 205.42
    7. Bangladesh 204.00
    8. Guinea 203.06
    9. Angola 202.20
    10. Mali 199.98
    11. Chad 196.56
    12. Senegal 194.95
    13. Sierra Leone 193.67
    14. Congo (Kinshasa) 188.52
    15. Malawi 185.54
    16. Zambia 185.16
    17. Burkina Faso 184.65
    18. Belize 181.72
    19. Gabon 180.31
    20. Antigua and Barbuda 179.91
    21. Kenya 179.74
    22. Nicaragua 178.28
    23. United Arab Emirates 176.95
    24. Equatorial Guinea 174.82
    25. Central African Republic 173.32
    26. Uganda 171.52
    27. Cameroon 171.35
    28. Zimbabwe 168.87
    29. Dominican Republic 167.10
    30. Yemen 166.73
    31. Kuwait 164.64
    32. Nigeria 163.96
    33. Botswana 161.15
    34. Honduras 159.42
    35. Guatemala 158.65
    36. Suriname 158.59
    37. Tanzania 157.75
    38. Saint Lucia 157.60
    39. Madagascar 155.49
    40. Grenada 155.28
    41. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 152.16
    42. Togo 151.15
    43. Morocco 150.52
    44. Egypt 150.26
    45. Iran 150.18
    46. Jamaica 150.05
    47. Mauritania 148.47
    48. Ghana 148.35
    49. Sudan 147.43
    50. Seychelles 145.37
    51. Afghanistan 145.25
    52. Guyana 145.07
    53. El Salvador 144.38
    54. South Sudan 144.02
    55. Indonesia 143.85
    56. Panama 143.55
    57. Trinidad and Tobago 141.95
    58. Iraq 141.45
    59. Swaziland 138.57
    60. Congo (Brazzaville) 137.06
    61. Colombia 136.69
    62. Oman 134.90
    63. Saint Thomas and Principe 131.46
    64. Venezuela 131.22
    65. Ecuador 131.18
    66. Peru 129.68
    67. Mozambique 128.42
    68. Mauritius 127.25
    69. Nepal 125.24
    70. Barbados 124.93
    71. Saudi Arabia 124.14
    72. Algeria 123.89
    73. Costa Rica 123.32
    74. Jordan 122.75
    75. Turkey 122.35
    76. Comoros 120.37
    77. Eritrea 119.49
    78. Libya 118.31
    79. Syria 117.14
    80. Cape Verde 116.64
    81. Mexico 116.45
    82. Ethiopia 115.91
    83. Pakistan 112.68
    84. Fiji 112.61
    85. West Bank and Gaza 111.26
    86. French Polynesia 111.09
    87. Bhutan 108.99
    88. Guinea Bissau 108.05
    89. Vanuatu 107.90
    90. Puerto Rico 107.00
    91. Aruba 106.21
    92. Curacao 105.75
    93. Laos 104.51
    94. India 103.92
    95. Guam 103.71
    96. Namibia 103.42
    97. Cuba 103.05
    98. Bolivia 102.94
    99. Paraguay 102.70
    100. Cambodia 101.08
    101. Sri Lanka 98.64
    102. Burma (Myanmar) 95.87
    103. Lesotho 95.74
    104. Papua New Guinea 93.85
    105. Bahamas 91.84
    106. Qatar 91.35
    107. Burundi 91.20
    108. Brunei 90.18
    109. Brazil 89.88
    110. Bahrain 88.46
    111. Benin 85.76
    112. Lebanon 84.77
    113. United Kingdom 84.74
    114. Iceland 84.10
    115. Chile 81.75
    116. United States 81.74
    117. South Africa 79.29
    118. Malaysia 78.64
    119. Mongolia 77.50
    120. Samoa 77.15
    121. Haiti 76.80
    122. Micronesia 75.37
    123. Rwanda 74.11
    124. Kiribati 72.85
    125. China 68.05
    126. Bulgaria 67.66
    127. Tajikistan 66.45
    128. Philippines 66.28
    129. Timor Leste 65.68
    130. Tunisia 65.65
    131. Serbia 65.03
    132. Uruguay 62.59
    133. Argentina 61.39
    134. Thailand 60.35
    135. New Zealand 59.43
    136. Tonga 59.12
    137. Singapore 57.62
    138. Canada 55.63
    139. Somalia 55.39
    140. Romania 55.08
    141. Albania 54.44
    142. Solomon Islands 52.42
    143. Israel 52.26
    144. Slovakia 49.64
    145. Hungary 49.42
    146. Austria 48.39
    147. Kyrgyzstan 48.36
    148. Czech Republic 47.95
    149. Azerbaijan 45.47
    150. New Caledonia 45.32
    151. Australia 44.83
    152. Kazakhstan 44.42
    153. Armenia 44.22
    154. Uzbekistan 44.18
    155. Denmark 44.18
    156. Turkmenistan 43.61
    157. Djibouti 43.13
    158. Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.98
    159. Hong Kong 42.81
    160. Croatia 42.37
    161. Poland 39.67
    162. Sweden 39.66
    163. Germany 37.87
    164. Montenegro 37.84
    165. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 37.28
    166. Moldova 32.80
    167. South Korea 32.49
    168. Cyprus 31.07
    169. Slovenia 30.58
    170. Ukraine 29.51
    171. Finland 29.01
    172. Georgia 28.42
    173. Norway 27.96
    174. Russia 27.85
    175. Belgium 27.12
    176. Portugal 26.90
    177. Channel Islands 26.77
    178. Luxembourg 25.95
    179. France 24.92
    180. Estonia 21.44
    181. Malta 20.65
    182. Italy 19.19
    183. Vietnam 19.03
    184. Latvia 18.56
    185. Greece 18.13
    186. Switzerland 18.01
    187. Netherlands 17.91
    188. Belarus 16.57
    189. Lithuania 16.42
    190. Macau 13.17
    191. Ireland 10.51
    192. Spain 10.06
    193. North Korea 7.75
    194. Japan 4.43
    2018 Ranking
    1. Niger 183.51
    2. Mali 166.87
    3. Chad 157.91
    4. Equatorial Guinea 153.45
    5. Angola 147.96
    6. Mozambique 146.25
    7. Liberia 135.57
    8. Guinea 133.37
    9. Malawi 132.10
    10. Central African Republic 126.96
    11. Congo (Kinshasa) 122.61
    12. Zambia 118.31
    13. Tanzania 116.93
    14. Ivory Coast 116.16
    15. Uganda 116.07
    16. Congo (Brazzaville) 110.94
    17. Sierra Leone 110.23
    18. Madagascar 107.74
    19. Nigeria 105.45
    20. Cameroon 103.49
    21. Guinea Bissau 103.23
    22. Burkina Faso 102.07
    23. Somalia 97.65
    24. Gabon 93.56
    25. Saint Thomas and Principe 93.34
    26. Dominican Republic 93.03
    27. Lesotho 92.58
    28. Togo 88.69
    29. Venezuela 84.98
    30. Benin 84.04
    31. Nicaragua 83.31
    32. Zimbabwe 83.25
    33. Bangladesh 82.31
    34. Panama 81.04
    35. Ecuador 78.76
    36. Solomon Islands 78.41
    37. Gambia 75.71
    38. Swaziland 75.36
    39. Kenya 74.04
    40. Guyana 72.87
    41. Cape Verde 72.70
    42. Honduras 71.85
    43. Iraq 71.74
    44. Senegal 70.72
    45. Paraguay 70.18
    46. Guatemala 69.76
    47. Mauritania 69.63
    48. El Salvador 68.61
    49. Belize 68.05
    50. South Africa 67.85
    51. Ghana 65.78
    52. Colombia 65.48
    53. Afghanistan 65.14
    54. Ethiopia 65.08
    55. Laos 64.94
    56. Nepal 64.40
    57. Comoros 64.06
    58. Bolivia 63.90
    59. Argentina 62.57
    60. Namibia 61.63
    61. Seychelles 61.22
    62. Sudan 60.80
    63. Suriname 60.64
    64. Mexico 59.45
    65. South Sudan 59.43
    66. Yemen 59.16
    67. Uruguay 58.24
    68. Brazil 57.89
    69. Tajikistan 57.47
    70. Azerbaijan 56.50
    71. Peru 55.95
    72. Philippines 54.76
    73. Burundi 54.75
    74. Egypt 53.09
    75. Costa Rica 52.52
    76. Papua New Guinea 51.98
    77. West Bank and Gaza 51.88
    78. Cuba 51.52
    79. Jamaica 51.32
    80. Haiti 50.95
    81. Cambodia 50.72
    82. Eritrea 50.70
    83. Fiji 49.14
    84. Vanuatu 48.91
    85. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 48.19
    86. Indonesia 46.91
    87. Botswana 45.36
    88. Georgia 45.19
    89. Thailand 44.69
    90. Antigua and Barbuda 41.83
    91. Iran 40.69
    92. Chile 40.14
    93. Saint Lucia 39.88
    94. Bulgaria 39.33
    95. Rwanda 38.85
    96. French Polynesia 38.49
    97. Pakistan 38.21
    98. Syria 37.95
    99. Romania 35.54
    100. Kyrgyzstan 32.44
    101. Timor Leste 32.36
    102. Mongolia 31.44
    103. Barbados 31.13
    104. Morocco 30.68
    105. Guam 30.61
    106. Kazakhstan 29.36
    107. Trinidad and Tobago 29.33
    108. Bahamas 29.23
    109. Vietnam 29.15
    110. Puerto Rico 28.31
    111. Burma (Myanmar) 28.21
    112. Grenada 28.19
    113. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 27.65
    114. Curacao 27.61
    115. Slovakia 25.94
    116. Jordan 25.84
    117. Turkey 25.56
    118. Mauritius 25.28
    119. Hungary 24.28
    120. Turkmenistan 24.23
    121. Uzbekistan 24.21
    122. Samoa 23.30
    123. Ukraine 23.00
    124. Moldova 22.18
    125. Aruba 21.17
    126. Armenia 20.89
    127. Sri Lanka 20.69
    128. Russia 19.62
    129. Albania 19.57
    130. Bhutan 18.90
    131. New Zealand 18.61
    132. United States 18.56
    133. Djibouti 18.44
    134. Latvia 15.80
    135. Kiribati 15.41
    136. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 15.16
    137. New Caledonia 14.46
    138. Tonga 14.33
    139. Lebanon 14.22
    140. Serbia 14.14
    141. Belarus 13.75
    142. Malaysia 13.47
    143. Bahrain 13.24
    144. Micronesia 13.23
    145. Oman 12.70
    146. United Kingdom 12.64
    147. Malta 12.50
    148. India 12.07
    149. Czech Republic 11.93
    150. Australia 11.33
    151. Lithuania 10.20
    152. Poland 10.17
    153. Algeria 9.83
    154. Brunei 9.71
    155. Qatar 9.59
    156. Israel 9.19
    157. Bosnia and Herzegovina 9.15
    158. Montenegro 8.78
    159. Croatia 8.27
    160. Canada 8.04
    161. Portugal 8.00
    162. Kuwait 7.89
    163. Germany 7.86
    164. Tunisia 7.85
    165. China 7.64
    166. Spain 7.49
    167. Maldives 7.41
    168. Estonia 7.10
    169. Saudi Arabia 7.10
    170. Ireland 7.06
    171. Austria 7.04
    172. Greece 6.94
    173. Channel Islands 6.64
    174. Iceland 5.91
    175. United Arab Emirates 5.89
    176. Libya 5.72
    177. Finland 5.66
    178. Sweden 5.12
    179. Italy 5.11
    180. Norway 5.11
    181. France 4.74
    182. Luxembourg 4.60
    183. Belgium 4.57
    184. Cyprus 4.46
    185. Denmark 4.17
    186. Netherlands 3.70
    187. Japan 3.66
    188. Slovenia 3.65
    189. Singapore 3.51
    190. Hong Kong 2.65
    191. Switzerland 2.64
    192. Macau 2.30
    193. South Korea 1.32
    194. North Korea 0.29

    The adolescent birth rate measures the annual number of births to women 15 to 19 years of age per 1,000 women in that age group. It represents the risk of childbearing among adolescent women 15 to 19 years of age. It is also referred to as the age-specific fertility rate for women aged 15 to 19.

    Source: World Bank