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Australia - Total fertility rate

1.77 (children per woman) in 2017

In 2017, fertility rate for Australia was 1.77 children per woman. Though Australia fertility rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1968 - 2017 period ending at 1.77 children per woman in 2017.

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What is fertility rate?

The average number of children a hypothetical cohort of women would have at the end of their reproductive period if they were subject during their whole lives to the fertility rates of a given period and if they were not subject to mortality. It is expres

What is Australia fertility rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 1.77 0.74 %
2016 1.75 -3.42 %
2015 1.81 -0.66 %
2014 1.83 -1.56 %
2013 1.86 -3.39 %
2012 1.92 -0.31 %
2011 1.93 -0.10 %
2010 1.93 -2.18 %
2009 1.97 -0.66 %
2008 1.98 1.28 %
2007 1.96 2.67 %
2006 1.91