BIRTHS, DEATHS, MARRIAGES, AND DIVORCES
AND RATES PER 1,000 POPULATION
Nebraska - 1925 to 2006              
  Estimated Births Deaths Marriages Divorces
Year Population Number Rate/1000 Number Rate/1000 Number Rate/1000 Number Rate/1000
1925 1,355,257 29,179 21.5 12,475 9.2 8,085 6.0 1,336 1.0
1930 1,377,963 27,006 19.6 13,280 9.6 10,248 7.4 1,635 1.2
1935 1,364,000 23,326 17.1 13,179 9.7 12,402 9.1 2,167 1.6
1940 1,315,834 22,153 16.8 12,593 9.6 15,977 12.1 2,028 1.5
1945 1,198,482 24,292 20.3 12,446 10.0 10,358 8.6 3,176 2.7
1950 1,325,510 31,713 23.9 12,548 9.5 13,828 10.4 2,471 1.9
1955 1,369,000 34,087 24.9 13,001 9.5 11,892 8.7 2,350 1.7
1960 1,411,330 34,257 24.3 14,071 10.0 10,635 7.5 2,092 1.5
1965 1,477,000 27,829 18.8 14,799 10.0 12,069 8.2 2,448 1.7
1970 1,485,333 25,877 17.4 15,016 10.1 15,666 10.5 3,629 2.4
1971 1,540,604 25,507 17.0 15,182 10.1 15,080 10.0 3,946 2.6
1972 1,519,013 23,473 15.5 15,540 10.2 14,106 9.3 4,326 2.8
1973 1,529,567 22,771 14.9 14,977 9.8 13,957 9.1 4,849 3.2
1974 1,539,194 23,695 15.4 15,018 9.8 13,873 9.0 5,114 3.3
1975 1,543,117 23,658 15.3 14,569 9.4 13,087 8.5 5,504 3.6
1976 1,550,911 23,767 15.3 14,536 9.4 13,431 8.7 5,788 3.7
1977 1,556,842 25,158 16.2 14,316 9.2 13,387 8.6 6,047 3.9
1978 1,563,884 25,103 16.1 14,408 9.2 13,711 8.8 6,010 3.8
1979 1,567,344 26,199 16.7 14,228 9.1 14,074 9.1 6,220 4.0
1980 1,569,825 27,335 17.4 14,465 9.2 14,239 9.1 6,368 4.1
1981 1,578,515 27,164 17.2 14,580 9.2 14,364 9.1 6,769 4.3
1982 1,581,780 26,954 17.0 14,567 9.2 14,350 9.0 6,357 4.0
1983 1,584,293 26,254 16.4 14,695 9.2 13,703 8.6 6,172 3.9
1984 1,588,639 26,099 16.3 14,633 9.1 13,274 8.3 6,348 4.0
1985 1,584,664 25,540 15.9 14,895 9.3 12,696 7.9 6,318 3.9
1986 1,574,864 24,425 15.3 14,662 9.2 12,107 7.6 6,127 3.8
1987 1,566,547 23,813 14.9 14,820 9.3 11,808 7.4 6,189 3.9
1988 1,571,477 23,904 14.9 14,858 9.3 12,242 7.6 6,225 3.9
1989 1,574,864 24,205 15.0 14,776 9.2 12,709 7.9 6,273 3.9
1990 1,578,385 24,362 15.4 14,751 9.3 12,625 8.0 6,454 4.1
1991 1,595,919 23,947 15.1 14,647 9.3 12,555 7.9 6,624 4.2
1992 1,611,687 23,336 14.7 14,577 9.2 12,437 7.9 6,516 4.1
1993 1,625,590 23,196 14.6 14,967 9.4 12,337 7.8 6,254 3.9
1994 1,639,041 23,131 14.5 14,974 9.4 12,641 7.9 6,312 3.9
1995 1,656,992 23,221 14.4 15,216 9.5 12,351 7.7 6,262 3.9
1996 1,673,740 23,271 14.4 15,435 9.5 12,257 7.6 6,140 3.8
1997 1,686,418 23,313 14.3 15,271 9.4 12,456 7.6 6,245 3.8
1998 1,695,816 23,533 14.3 15,181 9.2 12,404 7.6 6,073 3.7
1999 1,704,764 23,900 14.5 15,580 9.4 12,886 7.8 6,207 3.8
2000 1,711,263 24,643 14.4 14,979 8.8 13,396 7.8 6,304 3.7
2001 1,713,235 24,818 14.5 15,171 8.9 13,494 7.9 6,194 3.6
2002 1,729,180 25,381 14.7 15,721 9.1 12,889 7.5 6,143 3.6
2003 1,739,291 25,900 14.9 15,439 8.9 12,240 7.0 5,900 3.4
2004 1,747,214 26,324 15.1 14,647 8.4 12,484 7.1 5,942 3.4
2005 1,758,163 26,142 15.1 14,931 8.4 12,484 7.1 5,942 3.4
2006 1,768,311 26,723 15.1 14,984 8.4 12,053 6.8 6,065 3.4
Source: Nebraska Health & Human Services System, Regulation and Licensure, Nebraska 2006 Vital Statistics Report, 2008
Last Updated: 12/31/2008
by Nebraska Databook
email: mike.lundeen@nebraska.gov