Table 3: Crude Birth Rate, Crude Death Rate, Rate of Natural Growth and Total Fertility Rate, 1964-1996
(Per 1,000 persons)

Year

CBR

CDR

NGR

TFR

1964 - 1965

42.2

10.9

31.3

6.3

1974 - 1976

35.6

8.6

27.0

4.9

1985 - 1986

23.9

6.4

17.5

2.7

1989

20.4

6.0

14.4

2.4

1991

20.2

5.9

14.3

2.2

1995-1996

17.9

6.0

11.9

2.0

 
Source: NSO; Survey of Population Change, 1995-1996.