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United States of America - Total fertility rate

1.77 (children per woman) in 2017

In 2017, fertility rate for United States of America was 1.77 children per woman. Though United States of America 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

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What is United States of America fertility rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 1.77 -3.02 %
2016 1.82 -1.25 %
2015 1.84 -1.02 %
2014 1.86 0.27 %
2013 1.86 -1.22 %
2012 1.88 -0.74 %
2011 1.89 -1.89 %
2010 1.93 -3.55 %
2009 2.00 -3.38 %
2008 2.07 -2.26 %
2007 2.12 0.57 %
2006 2.11