Total fertility rate

births per woman, 1950–2015

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Data Item195019511952195319541955195619571958195919601961196219631964196519661967196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Total fertility rate4.974.964.954.934.924.914.934.954.985.005.024.994.954.924.884.854.774.694.604.524.444.324.204.093.973.853.803.753.703.653.603.573.543.513.483.453.373.293.203.123.042.982.922.852.792.732.702.672.652.622.592.582.572.552.542.532.532.522.522.522.522.512.512.512.502.50

The total fertility rate illustrates the total number of children a woman would have over her lifetime, provided she would (a) live throughout her productive life, and (b) experience her age-specific fertility rate through her lifetime.

Source: UN