Birthrate Definition

bûrthrāt
birthrates
noun
birthrates
The number of births per year per thousand of population in a given community, area, or group: sometimes other units of time or population are used.
Webster's New World
The ratio of total live births to total population in a specified community or area over a specified period of time. The birthrate is often expressed as the number of live births per 1,000 of the population per year.
American Heritage Medicine

The ratio of total live births to total population for a specific community or nation in a specified period; often expressed in births per thousand per year.

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Other Word Forms of Birthrate

Noun

Singular:
birthrate
Plural:
birthrates

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