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birth rate Line breaks: birth rate

Definition of birth rate in English:

noun

The number of live births per thousand of population per year: a rising birth rate
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  • With a declining birth rate and an ageing population, the first minister says they need fresh talent.
  • The main reason for the stagnant population was the birth rate, which plummeted after 1965.
  • The increasing demand is linked to a rising birth rate in the area bucking the national trend, which shows a decline.
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