Nigeria - Total fertility rate

(births per woman)
in 2015

In 2015, fertility rate for Nigeria was 5.6 births per woman. Fertility rate of Nigeria fell gradually from 6.3 births per woman in 1966 to 5.6 births per woman in 2015.

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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.