European Fertility Datasheet

Fertility indicators for 45 European countries.

Main indicators of fertility level: total fertility rate; mean ideal number of children; completed Cohort fertility; childlessness; share of births outside marriage. Indicators of fertility timing: mean age first birth;

Fertility of immigrants: total fertility rate of foreign born women; total fertility rate of native born women;


Tomáš Sobotka; Kryštof Zeman; Michaela Potančoková; Jakob Eder; Zuzanna Brzozowska; Éva Beaujouan; Anna Matysiak (2015). Fertility Datasheet 2015. Vienna Institute of Demography / Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA; VID/ÖAW; WU).


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Additional Info

Dataset ID EURREP-fertility
Data Frequency annual
Temporal Coverage Start 1905-07-05
Temporal Coverage End 1905-07-05
Spatial Coverage Europe ; United States ; Japan
Mode Database
Data Type statistical
Accessed On 2017-04-24
Category research data
Publication Frequency one-time

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