Number of children born to women aged 15 to 19

per 1,000 women, 1960–2015

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    1960 Ranking
    1. Angola 234.68
    2. Liberia 225.54
    3. Ivory Coast 222.62
    4. Maldives 206.43
    5. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 205.42
    6. Niger 204.67
    7. Bangladesh 204.00
    8. Guinea 203.06
    9. Mali 199.98
    10. Gambia 198.01
    11. Jamaica 197.14
    12. Chad 196.56
    13. Senegal 193.68
    14. Congo (Kinshasa) 188.52
    15. Sierra Leone 187.64
    16. Malawi 185.54
    17. Burkina Faso 184.65
    18. Belize 181.72
    19. Gabon 180.31
    20. Kenya 179.74
    21. Zambia 179.58
    22. Uganda 179.46
    23. United Arab Emirates 176.92
    24. Central African Republic 171.81
    25. Cameroon 171.35
    26. Zimbabwe 168.87
    27. Dominican Republic 167.10
    28. Nicaragua 166.38
    29. Kuwait 164.64
    30. Nigeria 163.96
    31. Botswana 159.67
    32. Honduras 159.42
    33. Saint Lucia 157.60
    34. Tanzania 156.55
    35. Madagascar 155.49
    36. Grenada 155.28
    37. Yemen 155.21
    38. Guatemala 155.00
    39. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 152.16
    40. Morocco 151.16
    41. Togo 151.15
    42. Iran 150.18
    43. Mauritania 148.47
    44. Ghana 148.35
    45. Egypt 148.01
    46. Sudan 147.43
    47. Seychelles 145.37
    48. Afghanistan 145.32
    49. El Salvador 144.38
    50. South Sudan 144.02
    51. Indonesia 143.85
    52. Panama 143.55
    53. Suriname 142.60
    54. Trinidad and Tobago 141.95
    55. Iraq 141.45
    56. Venezuela 137.21
    57. Congo (Brazzaville) 137.06
    58. Oman 134.90
    59. Turkey 132.65
    60. Peru 131.74
    61. Saint Thomas and Principe 131.46
    62. Guyana 131.42
    63. Swaziland 131.31
    64. Ecuador 131.18
    65. Namibia 129.73
    66. Comoros 129.42
    67. Colombia 127.99
    68. Mozambique 127.88
    69. Mauritius 127.25
    70. Nepal 126.29
    71. Antigua and Barbuda 126.14
    72. Equatorial Guinea 125.91
    73. Barbados 124.93
    74. Saudi Arabia 124.14
    75. Algeria 123.89
    76. Jordan 123.17
    77. Eritrea 119.49
    78. Costa Rica 118.92
    79. Libya 118.31
    80. Syria 117.14
    81. Cape Verde 116.64
    82. Mexico 116.45
    83. Ethiopia 115.91
    84. Pakistan 112.68
    85. Fiji 112.61
    86. West Bank and Gaza 111.43
    87. French Polynesia 111.09
    88. Bhutan 109.68
    89. Guinea Bissau 108.05
    90. Vanuatu 107.90
    91. Puerto Rico 107.00
    92. Aruba 106.21
    93. Curacao 105.75
    94. Laos 104.58
    95. India 103.94
    96. Guam 103.71
    97. Cuba 103.04
    98. Bolivia 102.84
    99. Cambodia 101.08
    100. Georgia 99.21
    101. Sri Lanka 98.64
    102. Paraguay 96.58
    103. Burma (Myanmar) 95.87
    104. Brazil 92.05
    105. Bahamas 91.84
    106. Qatar 91.35
    107. Chile 88.69
    108. Bahrain 88.49
    109. Brunei 86.56
    110. Benin 85.76
    111. United States 84.99
    112. United Kingdom 84.74
    113. Lebanon 84.73
    114. Iceland 84.10
    115. Lesotho 82.68
    116. Mongolia 77.50
    117. Samoa 77.15
    118. Haiti 76.80
    119. Malaysia 75.43
    120. Micronesia 75.37
    121. Rwanda 74.11
    122. Kiribati 72.85
    123. Papua New Guinea 69.90
    124. China 68.03
    125. Bulgaria 67.66
    126. Timor Leste 66.55
    127. Philippines 66.28
    128. Tunisia 65.65
    129. South Africa 65.08
    130. Serbia 65.03
    131. Tajikistan 63.55
    132. Uruguay 62.59
    133. Argentina 61.38
    134. New Zealand 60.99
    135. Thailand 60.35
    136. Tonga 59.12
    137. Singapore 57.00
    138. Canada 55.62
    139. Somalia 55.39
    140. Romania 55.08
    141. Albania 54.44
    142. Solomon Islands 52.42
    143. Israel 52.26
    144. Hungary 50.20
    145. Slovakia 49.64
    146. Austria 48.39
    147. Czech Republic 47.95
    148. Kyrgyzstan 46.14
    149. Burundi 46.10
    150. New Caledonia 45.32
    151. Australia 44.83
    152. Kazakhstan 44.42
    153. Denmark 44.17
    154. Azerbaijan 43.22
    155. Djibouti 43.13
    156. Turkmenistan 42.88
    157. Armenia 42.82
    158. Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.75
    159. Croatia 42.37
    160. Poland 39.87
    161. Sweden 39.65
    162. Germany 37.98
    163. Montenegro 37.84
    164. Hong Kong 37.59
    165. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 37.28
    166. Latvia 36.84
    167. Uzbekistan 36.70
    168. France 33.95
    169. Moldova 32.80
    170. South Korea 32.58
    171. Cyprus 31.07
    172. Slovenia 30.58
    173. Ukraine 29.51
    174. Finland 29.01
    175. Norway 27.96
    176. Russia 27.85
    177. Belgium 27.12
    178. Portugal 26.90
    179. Channel Islands 26.77
    180. Luxembourg 25.95
    181. Estonia 21.44
    182. Malta 20.65
    183. Italy 19.19
    184. Vietnam 19.03
    185. Switzerland 18.01
    186. Netherlands 17.91
    187. Greece 17.28
    188. Belarus 16.73
    189. Lithuania 16.42
    190. Macau 13.61
    191. Ireland 10.40
    192. Spain 10.06
    193. North Korea 7.75
    194. Japan 4.12
    2015 Ranking
    1. Niger 201.16
    2. Mali 173.74
    3. Angola 161.93
    4. Guinea 139.57
    5. Mozambique 136.93
    6. Ivory Coast 135.63
    7. Malawi 135.35
    8. Chad 129.75
    9. Congo (Kinshasa) 122.28
    10. Tanzania 117.72
    11. Sierra Leone 116.73
    12. Congo (Brazzaville) 116.12
    13. Madagascar 114.82
    14. Gambia 112.46
    15. Nigeria 109.30
    16. Uganda 108.95
    17. Zimbabwe 108.94
    18. Equatorial Guinea 107.53
    19. Burkina Faso 107.15
    20. Liberia 107.12
    21. Somalia 102.62
    22. Cameroon 102.36
    23. Gabon 97.69
    24. Dominican Republic 97.34
    25. Lesotho 93.17
    26. Togo 92.07
    27. Central African Republic 90.66
    28. Kenya 90.22
    29. Nicaragua 88.06
    30. Zambia 87.86
    31. Guyana 87.58
    32. Guinea Bissau 87.53
    33. Iraq 84.85
    34. Saint Thomas and Principe 83.46
    35. Bangladesh 82.55
    36. Benin 81.78
    37. Guatemala 80.09
    38. Venezuela 79.05
    39. Mauritania 77.90
    40. Senegal 76.88
    41. Namibia 76.21
    42. Ecuador 75.60
    43. Panama 73.73
    44. Cape Verde 73.16
    45. Sudan 72.05
    46. Nepal 71.29
    47. Afghanistan 71.20
    48. Bolivia 70.43
    49. Swaziland 67.23
    50. Comoros 67.10
    51. Brazil 66.74
    52. Ghana 66.13
    53. Belize 65.14
    54. El Salvador 64.92
    55. Honduras 64.27
    56. Argentina 63.79
    57. Laos 63.73
    58. South Sudan 63.43
    59. Philippines 62.65
    60. Mexico 62.20
    61. Azerbaijan 60.99
    62. Yemen 60.70
    63. Jamaica 58.79
    64. West Bank and Gaza 58.10
    65. Seychelles 56.90
    66. Paraguay 56.86
    67. Ethiopia 56.61
    68. Costa Rica 56.03
    69. Uruguay 55.78
    70. Papua New Guinea 54.43
    71. Saint Lucia 53.43
    72. Eritrea 53.00
    73. Cambodia 52.17
    74. Egypt 51.33
    75. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 50.33
    76. Indonesia 49.25
    77. Colombia 48.68
    78. Peru 48.45
    79. Guam 48.12
    80. Chile 47.50
    81. Solomon Islands 47.38
    82. Suriname 45.74
    83. Timor Leste 45.48
    84. Fiji 45.20
    85. Cuba 45.11
    86. Thailand 44.61
    87. South Africa 44.44
    88. Antigua and Barbuda 43.87
    89. Vanuatu 42.75
    90. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 42.64
    91. Puerto Rico 40.67
    92. Barbados 39.44
    93. Kyrgyzstan 39.20
    94. Vietnam 39.15
    95. Haiti 38.88
    96. Syria 38.88
    97. Georgia 38.33
    98. Pakistan 38.32
    99. Tajikistan 37.79
    100. Bulgaria 36.84
    101. French Polynesia 35.59
    102. Romania 34.03
    103. Curacao 34.00
    104. Morocco 31.37
    105. Botswana 30.97
    106. Trinidad and Tobago 30.84
    107. United Arab Emirates 30.07
    108. Grenada 29.56
    109. Bahamas 28.70
    110. Mauritius 28.32
    111. Burundi 27.86
    112. Kazakhstan 27.19
    113. Turkey 26.81
    114. Iran 26.34
    115. Rwanda 25.63
    116. Samoa 24.29
    117. Ukraine 23.35
    118. India 23.29
    119. New Zealand 23.25
    120. Russia 22.73
    121. Jordan 22.64
    122. Armenia 22.46
    123. Moldova 22.03
    124. Albania 21.84
    125. Aruba 21.40
    126. Djibouti 21.18
    127. United States 21.15
    128. Brunei 20.79
    129. Bhutan 20.18
    130. Slovakia 19.94
    131. New Caledonia 19.13
    132. Serbia 18.70
    133. Hungary 17.71
    134. Uzbekistan 17.60
    135. Belarus 17.55
    136. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 17.26
    137. Kiribati 16.38
    138. Malta 16.38
    139. Burma (Myanmar) 16.25
    140. Turkmenistan 16.05
    141. Mongolia 15.00
    142. Tonga 14.86
    143. Micronesia 14.26
    144. Sri Lanka 14.15
    145. United Kingdom 13.95
    146. Australia 13.84
    147. Malaysia 13.72
    148. Bahrain 13.42
    149. Latvia 13.29
    150. Poland 13.14
    151. Estonia 12.44
    152. Lebanon 12.19
    153. Montenegro 12.03
    154. Qatar 10.48
    155. Algeria 10.47
    156. Lithuania 10.40
    157. Ireland 10.10
    158. Czech Republic 9.68
    159. Canada 9.46
    160. Portugal 9.45
    161. Kuwait 9.45
    162. Israel 9.31
    163. Croatia 9.17
    164. France 8.82
    165. Saudi Arabia 8.41
    166. Spain 8.31
    167. Bosnia and Herzegovina 8.17
    168. Belgium 8.06
    169. Oman 7.55
    170. China 7.26
    171. Greece 7.24
    172. Tunisia 6.81
    173. Austria 6.79
    174. Channel Islands 6.68
    175. Germany 6.43
    176. Finland 6.38
    177. Maldives 6.21
    178. Libya 6.16
    179. Italy 5.94
    180. Norway 5.86
    181. Luxembourg 5.73
    182. Sweden 5.70
    183. Iceland 5.65
    184. Cyprus 4.89
    185. Japan 3.97
    186. Denmark 3.96
    187. Netherlands 3.88
    188. Singapore 3.80
    189. Slovenia 3.63
    190. Macau 3.31
    191. Hong Kong 3.14
    192. Switzerland 2.84
    193. South Korea 1.59
    194. North Korea 0.52

    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