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Table 1 Data availability

From: How useful are registered birth statistics for health and social policy? A global systematic assessment of the availability and quality of birth registration data

Region Country Years with dataa
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Albania 1948, 1950–1967, 1969–1971, 1979–2013
North Africa/Middle East Algeria 1964–1965, 1978–1980, 1985–1986
East Asia/Pacific American Samoa 1952–1969, 1971–1973, 1976, 1982, 1984–2014
High Income Andorra 2002–2012
Latin America/Caribbean Antigua and Barbuda 1972–1975, 1977–1986, 1993, 1995
High Income Argentina 1960–1966, 1968–1970, 1979–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Armenia 1982–1994, 1996–2000, 2002–2004, 2006–2009, 2014
Latin America/Caribbean Aruba 1993–1995, 1997–2015
High Income Australia 1948–2014, 2010–2015 [32]
High Income Austria 1951–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Azerbaijan 1982–2004, 2006–2010, 2012–2014
Latin America/Caribbean Bahamas 1968–1977, 1990–1992, 1996
North Africa/Middle East Bahrain 1977–2014
Latin America/Caribbean Barbados 1954–1980, 1982–1987, 1990–1991, 2005–2007
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Belarus 1969–1973, 1986–1999, 2002–2014
High Income Belgium 1947–1970, 1972–1983, 1986–1987, 1989–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Bermuda 1962–1965, 1975–1989, 2006–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Bosnia and Herzegovina 1989–1991, 1996–2010, 2012
Latin America/Caribbean Brazil 1994–1999, 2000–2015 [33]
High Income Brunei Darussalam 1969–1974, 1976, 1978, 1981–1992, 1996–2002, 2006–2008, 2011–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Bulgaria 1949–1990, 1992–2014
Sub-Saharan Africa Cabo Verde 1979–1985, 1990
High Income Canada 1948–2009, 2010–2014 [34]
Latin America/Caribbean Cayman Islands 1981–1983, 1986–1995, 2009, 2011–2014
High Income Chile 1948–2003, 2005–2014, 1997–1999, 2005–2014 [35]
Latin America/Caribbean Colombia 1998–2014 [36]
East Asia/Pacific Cook Islands 1971–1977, 1979–1982
Latin America/Caribbean Costa Rica 1953–1974, 1976–1991, 1994–1997, 1999–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Croatia 1988–2014
Latin America/Caribbean Cuba 1965–1971, 1976–1989, 1991, 1993–2014
Latin America/Caribbean Curaçao 2009–2015
High Income Cyprus 1948–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Czech Republic 1991–2014
High Income Denmark 1948–1966, 1968–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Dominica 1960, 1966, 1969, 1985–1989, 2005–2006
Latin America/Caribbean Ecuador 1992–2007, 2009–2010 [37]
North Africa/Middle East Egypt 1965–1999, 2006–2012
Latin America/Caribbean El Salvador 1948–2004, 2005–2007, 2010, 2012
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Estonia 1986–2015
High Income Faeroe Islands 1951–1966, 1968–1987, 1989, 2005–2007
East Asia/Pacific Fiji 1948–1987, 2004, 2008
High Income Finland 1948–2015
High Income France 1948–1972, 1974–2009, 2011–2014, 2015 [38]
Latin America/Caribbean French Guiana 1951–1970, 1972–1976, 1984–1985, 1996, 1998–2003, 2005–2007
East Asia/Pacific French Polynesia 1968
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Georgia 1989, 1992, 1994–1997, 1999–2015
High Income Germany 1991–1997, 1999–2015
High Income Greece 1956–1985, 1990–2015
High Income Greenland 1952–1965, 1967–1986
Latin America/Caribbean Grenada 1951–1969, 1978, 1997, 2000
Latin America/Caribbean Guadeloupe 1950–1967, 1969–1970, 1975, 1978–1980, 1984–1986, 1991, 1999–2003
East Asia/Pacific Guam 1949–1986, 1988–1992, 1999, 2001–2004, 2015
Latin America/Caribbean Guatemala 1948–1973, 1975–1979, 1981–1999, 2006, 2009–2014 [39]
Latin America/Caribbean Guyana 1954–1956, 1960–1961, 1967–1972,
East Asia/Pacific Hong Kong 1969–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Hungary 1948–2015
High Income Iceland 1948–2015
South Asia India 2011–2015 [40]
North Africa/Middle East Iran 2011–2013
High Income Ireland 1955–2015
High Income Isle of Man 1955–1961
High Income Israel 1953–2015
High Income Italy 1948–1964, 1973, 1980–1997, 1999–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Jamaica 1948–1964, 1977–1984, 1986–1989,1995–1996, 2000–2004, 2016
High Income Japan 1948–2010, 2012–2014, 2011, 2015 [41]
North Africa/Middle East Jordan 1969–1979, 2000–2015 [42]
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Kazakhstan 1987–2008, 2012–2013
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Kosovo 2002–2003, 2005, 2008, 2011
North Africa/Middle East Kuwait 1963–1970, 1972, 1987, 1991–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Kyrgyzstan 1980, 1982–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Latvia 1986–2015
North Africa/Middle East Libya 1972–1977, 1981, 1996, 2000, 2002
High Income Liechtenstein 1965–1966, 1968, 1978–1983, 1986, 1987, 1993, 2003–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Lithuania 1970–1977, 1985–2015
High Income Luxembourg 1948–2014, 2015 [38]
East Asia/Pacific Macao 1955–2015
East Asia/Pacific Malaysia 1990–1997, 2001–2009, 2011–2015
East Asia/Pacific Maldives 1996, 1999–2014
Sub–Saharan Africa Mali 1897
High Income Malta 1957–1990, 1992–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Martinique 1950–1970, 1972–1976, 1984–1992, 1999–2003, 2005–2007
East Asia/Pacific Mauritius 1990–2003, 2005–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Mexico 1985–2015 [43]
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Moldova 1987–1992, 1995–1996, 1998–2014
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Mongolia 1980, 1990, 1994–2010, 2012–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Montenegro 1980, 1990, 2000, 2003–2009
Latin America/Caribbean Montserrat 1982–1986, 1994–1999, 2010–2014
North Africa/Middle East Morocco 1990–1991, 1993, 1995–2001
East Asia/Pacific Nauru 1965–1968, 2009–2011
High Income Netherlands 1948–2014, 2015 [38]
East Asia/Pacific New Caledonia 1962–1968, 1970–1985, 1987, 1990–1994, 1996–2003, 2005–2007, 2010, 2012
High Income New Zealand 1962–2015
East Asia/Pacific Niue 1957–1962, 2009
East Asia/Pacific Norfolk Island 1948–1972, 1974–1976, 1978–1981, 1983–1984, 1988,
High Income Norway 1948–2014, 2015 [38]
North Africa/Middle East Oman 2006–2015 [44]
East Asia/Pacific Palau 1989–2005
Latin America/Caribbean Panama 1950, 1952–2000, 2002–2003, 2005–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Peru 2013–2015 [45]
East Asia/Pacific Philippines 1990–1993, 1997–2007, 2009–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Poland 1950–2015
High Income Portugal 1948–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Puerto Rico 1948–1962, 1964–1985, 1987–1994, 1996–2000, 2002–2009, 2012–2015
North Africa/Middle East Qatar 1985–1994, 1996–2010, 2012–2013
High Income South Korea 1993–2014
East Asia/Pacific Reunion 1950–1970, 1980, 1982–1986, 1989, 1993–1997, 2002–2003, 2005–2007
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Romania 1955, 1957–2014, 2015 [38]
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Russia 1960,1965, 1970, 1975, 1980–1989, 1991–2004, 2006–2011, 2013, 2014 [38]
High Income Saint Pierre and Miquelon 1948–1952, 1959, 1963–1964, 1967, 1969, 1973–1977
Latin America/Caribbean Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1952–1956, 1960–1964, 1977–1984, 1986, 1988, 1992–1994, 1996–2005, 2008–2009, 2013–2014
Latin America/Caribbean Saint Kitts and Nevis 1956–1972, 1974–1991, 1993–1996
Latin America/Caribbean St Lucia 1953–1961, 1963, 1975, 1978–1986, 1994–2002, 2004–2005
East Asia/Pacific Samoa 1993
High Income San Marino 1960–1989, 1992–1995, 1997–2004, 2011–2014
Sub-Saharan Africa Sao Tome and Principe 1958, 1974–1979
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Serbia 2000–2015
East Asia/Pacific Seychelles 1982,1984–1985, 1990, 1992–1993, 1995–1996, 2004–2015
High Income Singapore 1948–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Slovakia 1988–1995, 1997–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Slovenia 1987–2015
Sub-Saharan Africa South Africa 1998–2015 [46]
High Income Spain 1948–1983, 1985–2014, 2015 [38]
East Asia/Pacific Sri Lanka 1952–1969, 1977–1989, 1991, 1995–1996, 2001, 2006–2010
Latin America/Caribbean Suriname 1980–1986, 1988–2007, 2012–2014
High Income Sweden 1948–2014, 2015 [38]
High Income Switzerland 1948–1982, 1984–2014, 2015 [38]
East Asia/Pacific Taiwan 1982–2014 [47]
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Tajikistan 1989–1994, 2001–2003
Eastern Europe/Central Asia TFYR of Macedonia 1989–2015
East Asia/Pacific Thailand 1991–1992, 1994, 1997
Sub-Saharan Africa Tonga 1990, 1993–2000, 2002–2003
Latin America/Caribbean Trinidad and Tobago 1992–1995, 1997, 2002, 2004–2006, 2008–2009
North Africa/Middle East Tunisia 1960, 1965–1972, 1974, 1977–1980, 1985–1989, 1992–1995, 1998, 2006–2007, 2011
North Africa/Middle East Turkey 2009–2015
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Turkmenistan 1989
Latin America/Caribbean Turks and Caicos Islands 2001–2005
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Ukraine 1969–1971, 1973–1975, 1987–1996, 1998, 2001–2004, 2006–2008, 2010–2012, 2014–2015
High Income United Kingdom 1982–2004, 2007–2014, 2015 [38]
High Income United States 1948–1989, 1991, 1993–2002, 2003–2015 [48]
Latin America/Caribbean United States Virgin Islands 1948–1962, 1964–1967, 1969–1972, 1977–1997
High Income Uruguay 1949–1954, 1963, 1977–1989, 1993, 1996–1997, 1999–2007, 2012–2014 [49]
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Uzbekistan 1989, 1993–1997, 1999–2000, 2005–2015
Latin America/Caribbean Venezuela 1990–1991, 1996, 1998–2002, 2005–2007, 2009–2015
East Asia/Pacific Wallis and Futuna Islands 1969, 1996–2008
Eastern Europe/Central Asia Yugoslavia 1994–1995
  1. aUnless otherwise specified with a citation, the source for data is [19] UN Statistics Division. UNSD Demographic Statistics [Internet]. United Nations; 2017. Available from: http://data.un.org