Average number of children ever born per woman in east Indian states 2014

This statistic presents the results of a survey among households across east Indian states about the average number of children ever born to a woman in 2013-14. Bihar had the highest average with about three children per woman, while West Bengal had the lowest in the region, with about two children per woman during the survey period.

Mean number of children ever born per woman across east India in 2014, by states*

Average children ever born to a woman
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Sources

Release date

June 2016

Region

India

Survey time period

November 2013 to May 2014

Number of respondents

105,483 respondents

Special properties

Among rural and urban households across 28 states

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

*According to the source, these figures are for women between 15 and 49 years old.

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