Global fertility rate from 2006 to 2016

Fertility rate worldwide 2016 This statistic shows the fertility rate worldwide from 2006 to 2016. The fertility rate is the average number of children born to one woman while being of child-bearing age. In 2016, the fertility rate worldwide amounted to 2.44 children per woman.
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Number of children born per woman
20162.44
20152.45
20142.46
20132.47
20122.48
20112.49
20102.51
20092.52
20082.54
20072.55
20062.56
Number of children born per woman
20162.44
20152.45
20142.46
20132.47
20122.48
20112.49
20102.51
20092.52
20082.54
20072.55
20062.56
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This statistic shows the fertility rate worldwide from 2006 to 2016. The fertility rate is the average number of children born to one woman while being of child-bearing age. In 2016, the fertility rate worldwide amounted to 2.44 children per woman.
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Release date
November 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2006 to 2016

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