27 July 2011

Birthrate in Germany: 1900 to now

at the beginning of the 1900s:35 births per 1000 people
at lowest mark during World War I:14 births per 1000 people
in 1932, during the Great Depression:15 births per 1000 people
in 1939, during the National Socialism era:21 births per 1000 people
in 1960, during the post-war baby boom:17 births per 1000 people


at present (2011):. 8 births per 1000 people**


Country200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Germany9.359.168.998.68.458.338.258.28.188.188.218.3



**this figure includes the global-era influx of persons into Germany of non-German descent, particularly Muslims.