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Australia - Total fertility rate

1.8 (births per woman) in 2016

In 2016, fertility rate for Australia was 1.8 births per woman. Though Australia fertility rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1967 - 2016 period ending at 1.8 births per woman in 2016.

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What is fertility rate?

Total fertility rate represents the number of children that would be born to a woman if she were to live to the end of her childbearing years and bear children in accordance with current age-specific fertility rates.

What is Australia fertility rate?

Date Value Change, %
2016 1.8 0.00 %
2015 1.8 -0.66 %
2014 1.8 -1.62 %
2013 1.9 -3.44 %
2012 1.9 -0.47 %
2011 1.9 -0.10 %
2010 1.9 -2.18 %
2009 2.0 -0.66 %
2008 2.0 1.28 %
2007 2.0 2.67 %
2006 1.9 5.59 %
2005 1.8