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Former British colonies Compared by Health > Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman

DEFINITION: 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Uganda 7.1 births per woman 2005
2 Sierra Leone 6.48 births per woman 2005
3 Somalia 6.2 births per woman 2005
4 Yemen 5.87 births per woman 2005
5 Malawi 5.84 births per woman 2005
6 Nigeria 5.5 births per woman 2005
7 Zambia 5.4 births per woman 2005
8 Tanzania 5.2 births per woman 2005
9 Kenya 4.98 births per woman 2005
10 The Gambia 4.4 births per woman 2005
11 Sudan 4.15 births per woman 2005
12 Pakistan 4.12 births per woman 2005
13 Ghana 4.06 births per woman 2005
14 Maldives 4 births per woman 2005
15 Swaziland 3.91 births per woman 2005
16 Namibia 3.66 births per woman 2005
17 Lesotho 3.4 births per woman 2005
18 Zimbabwe 3.34 births per woman 2005
19 Jordan 3.29 births per woman 2005
20 Egypt 3.1 births per woman 2005
21 Botswana 3.03 births per woman 2005
22 Grenada 3 births per woman 2002
23 Bangladesh 2.98 births per woman 2005
24 Belize 2.97 births per woman 2005
25 Qatar 2.89 births per woman 2005
26 India 2.84 births per woman 2005
27 Israel 2.82 births per woman 2005
28 Fiji 2.79 births per woman 2005
29 Malaysia 2.74 births per woman 2005
30 Bhutan 2.5 births per woman 2005
31 United Arab Emirates 2.43 births per woman 2005
32 Kuwait 2.39 births per woman 2005
=33 Brunei 2.38 births per woman 2005
=33 Jamaica 2.38 births per woman 2005
35 Bahrain 2.34 births per woman 2005
36 The Bahamas 2.25 births per woman 2005
37 Burma 2.23 births per woman 2005
38 Guyana 2.18 births per woman 2005
39 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.11 births per woman 2002
40 Saint Lucia 2.07 births per woman 2005
41 United States 2.05 births per woman 2005
42 New Zealand 2 births per woman 2005
43 Sri Lanka 1.91 births per woman 2005
44 Dominica 1.9 births per woman 2003
45 Australia 1.77 births per woman 2005
46 Antigua and Barbuda 1.7 births per woman 2002
47 Barbados 1.69 births per woman 2004
48 Trinidad and Tobago 1.61 births per woman 2005
49 Canada 1.51 births per woman 2005
50 Singapore 1.24 births per woman 2005

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Former British colonies Compared by Health > Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman

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Interesting observations about Health > Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman

  • Afghanistan ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Muslim countries in 1987.
  • Niger ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • France ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Israel ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • East Timor ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Uganda ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • Pakistan ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Turkey ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst NATO countries in 2005.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Malawi ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2005.
  • Tajikistan ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Cold countries in 2005.
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