Adolescent birth rate (women aged 15-19 years) (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)

Adolescent birth rate (women aged 15-19 years) (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)

Number of births to women ages 15–19 per 1,000 women ages 15–19.

Source: UNDESA (2013a).2012 Revision. World Population Prospects. Population Division Database. Detailed Indicators. Accessed June, 14.2013.

http//:esa.un.org/unpd/wpp/unpp/

Data in the tables are those available to the Human Development Report Office as of 15 November, 2013, unless otherwise specified.

HDI Rank

Country

1985

1990

2000

2005

2010

.. Very high human development

32.8

30.2

28.1

24.9

23.2

.. High human development

39.8

42.8

31.9

27.9

28.0

.. Medium human development

106.7

100.8

79.7

68.6

54.9

.. Low human development

137.4

129.7

115.7

108.0

100.1

1 Norway

16.9

17.8

12.8

10.0

8.9

2 Australia

26.1

21.1

19.2

16.7

16.0

3 Switzerland

8.8

6.3

5.7

5.3

4.5

4 Netherlands

8.0

6.9

6.2

7.1

5.3

5 United States

51.6

53.3

51.3

43.2

39.7

6 Germany

22.5

17.0

13.1

12.4

9.8

7 New Zealand

32.8

31.9

29.9

26.7

30.1

8 Canada

24.9

23.2

20.1

15.0

13.8

9 Singapore

11.0

8.0

7.4

7.5

6.0

10 Denmark

12.1

9.2

8.0

6.6

5.9

11 Ireland

19.0

15.0

19.0

19.0

16.5

12 Sweden

12.7

11.8

7.2

6.4

6.0

13 Iceland

43.9

30.9

23.5

17.2

14.3

14 United Kingdom

27.0

32.0

31.0

27.0

25.8

15 Korea (Republic of)

12.3

6.5

3.0

2.2

2.1

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

10.0

6.0

5.0

3.8

3.1

17 Japan

4.2

4.0

4.4

5.8

5.1

18 Liechtenstein

..

..

..

..

..

19 Israel

31.3

21.9

17.7

16.1

14.0

20 France

20.1

13.7

9.8

10.8

10.0

21 Luxembourg

14.1

11.4

10.2

11.7

9.6

21 Belgium

16.2

11.4

10.2

11.0

10.4

21 Austria

30.1

21.4

14.8

13.3

11.1

24 Finland

16.6

12.7

9.5

10.6

9.2

25 Slovenia

42.1

26.2

7.0

4.8

4.8

26 Italy

16.8

10.3

7.0

7.0

6.8

27 Spain

21.2

15.1

8.1

10.3

12.7

28 Czech Republic

53.9

51.3

16.7

11.4

11.1

29 Greece

44.8

29.1

11.6

10.5

11.7

30 Brunei Darussalam

50.6

38.0

28.8

26.2

25.1

31 Qatar

71.5

57.7

22.8

19.0

15.1

32 Cyprus

38.3

34.6

13.1

7.2

6.6

33 Estonia

41.3

44.5

30.4

21.9

23.0

34 Saudi Arabia

118.1

84.7

37.3

20.6

11.6

35 Poland

34.1

32.4

20.4

14.9

15.0

35 Lithuania

20.5

30.2

31.8

21.1

18.9

37 Slovakia

48.6

51.0

27.4

20.7

20.7

37 Andorra

..

..

..

..

..

39 Malta

16.7

11.3

16.5

16.2

18.7

40 United Arab Emirates

116.8

74.0

27.6

25.6

29.9

41 Portugal

37.9

28.0

20.7

20.2

16.8

41 Chile

64.3

64.0

66.9

61.6

58.5

43 Hungary

59.0

46.7

25.6

21.0

19.6

44 Cuba

85.7

85.7

67.9

50.3

45.2

44 Bahrain

51.6

32.5

18.3

16.9

14.7

46 Kuwait

67.6

32.0

26.6

19.5

15.1

47 Croatia

22.7

21.3

17.8

14.4

13.6

48 Latvia

40.4

44.9

21.9

17.3

18.2

49 Argentina

74.2

73.4

69.8

60.7

56.9

50 Uruguay

62.6

66.4

67.3

63.5

61.1

51 Montenegro

29.7

26.9

23.4

20.9

18.6

51 Bahamas

85.6

69.8

61.9

44.0

31.8

53 Belarus

35.6

42.7

33.2

23.9

22.6

54 Romania

60.4

60.3

37.4

29.9

30.9

55 Libya

14.4

11.0

4.8

3.7

3.1

56 Oman

117.2

93.9

43.5

21.1

13.6

57 Russian Federation

45.3

49.2

35.1

27.6

29.3

58 Bulgaria

79.8

75.8

48.2

41.7

42.1

59 Barbados

70.8

49.9

52.0

50.5

49.4

60 Palau

..

..

..

..

..

61 Antigua and Barbuda

61.6

59.6

68.7

62.8

55.5

62 Malaysia

28.2

19.4

15.0

13.0

12.8

63 Mauritius

41.4

44.7

36.3

36.5

33.1

64 Trinidad and Tobago

85.2

72.1

44.3

38.4

38.1

65 Panama

111.1

102.6

95.9

91.1

84.6

65 Lebanon

60.5

51.0

28.3

19.3

12.5

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

101.0

103.7

94.1

92.1

89.9

68 Costa Rica

97.9

100.2

87.8

76.4

65.6

69 Turkey

86.3

71.1

52.4

44.8

39.3

70 Kazakhstan

38.2

46.2

42.1

29.1

28.1

71 Seychelles

84.3

67.6

57.9

57.9

59.9

71 Mexico

95.1

85.7

81.7

74.2

69.3

73 Sri Lanka

38.6

33.4

29.0

27.6

22.3

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

..

..

..

..

..

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

141.0

111.6

48.3

33.6

31.5

76 Azerbaijan

17.7

23.7

41.4

34.3

40.5

77 Serbia

43.9

42.2

28.0

23.3

19.3

77 Jordan

68.0

56.8

40.6

33.1

29.4

79 Grenada

100.6

99.2

61.5

51.2

42.4

79 Georgia

76.3

76.1

60.5

48.5

50.9

79 Brazil

75.0

80.4

89.7

86.0

75.6

82 Peru

74.1

72.0

70.5

61.5

54.7

83 Ukraine

55.5

65.8

43.0

29.5

30.8

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

46.4

42.8

33.6

26.6

22.3

84 Belize

151.2

131.6

106.3

91.2

78.7

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.4

40.5

27.0

17.5

17.0

87 Armenia

45.5

65.0

49.9

33.8

28.0

88 Fiji

58.6

63.3

45.8

41.5

45.2

89 Thailand

57.7

53.2

45.7

41.9

40.6

90 Tunisia

33.5

23.8

8.4

6.5

5.7

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

110.4

95.1

76.1

64.6

58.9

91 China

19.5

24.7

5.9

7.5

8.4

93 Dominica

..

..

..

..

..

93 Algeria

53.0

33.5

14.9

9.7

9.7

95 Albania

48.1

44.0

36.6

30.1

19.5

96 Jamaica

129.2

112.8

93.5

85.4

77.3

97 Saint Lucia

148.6

120.8

69.8

62.0

61.4

98 Ecuador

93.2

89.1

83.9

85.0

83.5

98 Colombia

80.6

77.2

91.7

95.7

74.3

100 Tonga

30.1

25.5

22.5

21.3

22.3

100 Suriname

81.4

60.0

50.8

45.2

39.5

102 Dominican Republic

110.6

110.2

111.0

109.6

108.7

103 Turkmenistan

21.1

22.3

25.4

24.4

20.9

103 Mongolia

38.6

33.9

31.4

21.6

19.0

103 Maldives

210.1

175.8

58.1

24.9

11.0

106 Samoa

46.6

39.4

45.1

37.0

31.7

107 Palestine, State of

97.0

95.1

97.5

72.0

50.1

108 Indonesia

96.3

72.9

47.8

51.0

51.5

109 Botswana

143.9

127.2

73.3

61.2

52.1

110 Egypt

111.5

80.3

58.8

52.5

48.7

111 Paraguay

98.3

91.6

91.9

82.3

72.3

112 Gabon

170.5

166.2

142.0

126.7

115.0

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

89.0

89.4

86.9

84.4

78.2

114 Moldova (Republic of)

37.0

48.6

58.1

37.4

33.8

115 El Salvador

143.4

128.6

111.5

91.9

82.7

116 Uzbekistan

32.9

40.5

50.0

50.0

48.8

117 Philippines

51.6

50.1

49.1

53.9

54.1

118 Syrian Arab Republic

100.8

82.1

64.0

53.7

44.6

118 South Africa

93.6

95.4

80.6

70.7

59.2

120 Iraq

83.7

75.1

64.8

66.9

74.1

121 Viet Nam

21.2

26.6

28.9

28.5

31.7

121 Guyana

80.7

63.4

76.8

90.0

101.0

123 Cape Verde

107.3

109.0

105.8

94.7

81.6

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

63.6

53.5

44.8

34.3

25.4

125 Kyrgyzstan

42.3

49.9

63.1

34.4

29.8

125 Guatemala

138.5

131.4

121.1

115.4

107.2

127 Namibia

130.6

116.8

90.4

81.7

74.4

128 Timor-Leste

56.4

54.5

71.9

70.1

65.8

129 Morocco

82.8

59.6

44.0

34.0

32.7

129 Honduras

140.0

133.5

114.6

102.5

93.1

131 Vanuatu

83.6

77.7

62.0

54.7

47.7

132 Nicaragua

154.0

160.1

132.6

119.4

112.7

133 Tajikistan

56.4

56.4

50.2

40.9

44.8

133 Kiribati

53.0

48.3

41.6

30.1

22.2

135 India

113.3

112.9

88.8

72.2

50.6

136 Cambodia

89.3

88.1

50.2

48.4

47.0

136 Bhutan

108.1

110.5

90.8

69.5

50.9

138 Ghana

128.3

118.0

87.5

77.0

67.6

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

111.6

110.0

86.6

71.4

75.1

140 Congo

139.1

133.8

133.8

137.9

130.5

141 Zambia

97.4

93.3

141.9

157.0

139.7

142 Sao Tome and Principe

131.0

118.8

94.6

85.0

76.4

142 Bangladesh

192.7

176.9

130.3

107.5

88.7

144 Equatorial Guinea

132.1

134.4

133.9

128.8

122.9

145 Nepal

127.6

134.0

129.3

114.0

94.8

146 Pakistan

102.9

93.8

58.8

40.5

30.9

147 Kenya

163.1

147.8

105.7

104.2

100.2

148 Swaziland

149.1

141.8

109.4

102.4

88.0

149 Angola

229.0

229.0

215.1

204.7

192.3

150 Myanmar

62.5

44.4

23.7

19.3

16.2

151 Rwanda

75.9

71.9

55.2

44.7

42.8

152 Nigeria

165.7

154.9

136.6

130.0

123.9

152 Cameroon

197.3

191.5

162.6

151.1

130.7

154 Yemen

166.6

154.7

116.3

82.7

56.4

155 Madagascar

142.6

150.7

155.1

149.5

134.3

156 Zimbabwe

129.0

108.3

110.1

80.6

72.6

157 Solomon Islands

110.3

98.9

71.1

70.1

70.3

157 Papua New Guinea

95.5

79.6

75.6

71.0

66.9

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

150.8

146.4

133.3

132.0

130.4

159 Comoros

93.1

79.2

66.5

63.6

58.0

161 Mauritania

111.2

110.4

101.3

92.2

82.5

162 Lesotho

77.4

77.7

94.0

89.6

90.0

163 Senegal

167.0

146.8

111.7

104.2

98.1

164 Uganda

181.8

185.5

191.0

172.5

149.9

165 Benin

112.1

123.1

122.8

115.7

105.1

166 Togo

138.4

127.1

95.8

90.7

90.1

166 Sudan

112.4

101.5

110.5

118.9

106.6

168 Haiti

86.1

78.3

61.8

52.5

46.4

169 Afghanistan

159.8

165.7

170.1

150.5

117.5

170 Djibouti

63.2

67.2

29.3

26.9

22.1

171 Côte d'Ivoire

193.4

164.1

128.1

125.2

125.6

172 Gambia

201.3

179.2

133.6

117.2

110.9

173 Ethiopia

121.8

119.4

117.5

105.2

90.0

174 Malawi

202.0

148.0

167.0

157.4

157.2

175 Liberia

196.8

182.1

152.1

147.4

142.0

176 Mali

189.9

192.7

189.1

185.1

180.9

177 Guinea-Bissau

122.5

132.1

134.5

128.7

123.5

178 Mozambique

123.7

119.4

117.0

183.2

162.5

179 Guinea

179.3

181.5

173.7

164.2

154.0

180 Burundi

49.0

50.1

47.4

36.6

33.5

181 Burkina Faso

160.4

150.2

142.6

137.1

129.7

182 Eritrea

115.1

113.1

106.5

92.0

76.9

183 Sierra Leone

167.1

148.3

128.1

127.1

119.0

184 Chad

218.0

218.1

216.4

209.7

181.9

185 Central African Republic

164.3

156.4

134.4

122.5

106.6

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

141.1

138.1

132.1

130.1

132.0

187 Niger

225.3

225.0

222.2

216.1

209.6

.. South Sudan

141.9

141.2

127.8

118.3

95.4

.. Tuvalu

..

..

..

..

..

.. Somalia

54.0

76.7

126.6

126.9

127.2

.. San Marino

..

..

..

..

..

.. Nauru

..

..

..

..

..

.. Monaco

..

..

..

..

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

..

..

..

..

.. Korea (Democratic People's Rep. of)

5.2

3.2

1.2

1.0

0.6


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