Definition of birth rate in English:
The number of live births per thousand of population per year: a rising birth rate
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of birth rate in:
- US English dictionary
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