Niger is the top country by fertility rate in the world. As of 2016, fertility rate in Niger was 7.2 births per woman. The top 5 countries also includes Somalia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mali, and Chad.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.