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World Vital Events


World Vital Events Per Time Unit: 2015
Time Unit Births Deaths Natural Increase
Year 134,034,782 57,179,795 76,854,987
Month 11,169,565 4,764,983 6,404,582
Day 367,219 156,657 210,562
Minute 255 109 146
Second 4.3 1.8 2.4

Figures may not add to totals due to rounding.

Notes on the estimates

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | International Programs | International Data Base   Revised:December 19, 2013   Version: Data:12.0625 Code:12.0321