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Latin America and Caribbean 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Guatemala 4.33 births per woman 2005
2 Haiti 3.75 births per woman 2005
3 Paraguay 3.67 births per woman 2005
4 Bolivia 3.65 births per woman 2005
5 Honduras 3.47 births per woman 2005
6 Nicaragua 3.08 births per woman 2005
7 Grenada 3 births per woman 2002
8 Belize 2.97 births per woman 2005
9 El Salvador 2.76 births per woman 2005
10 Peru 2.74 births per woman 2005
11 Dominican Republic 2.73 births per woman 2005
12 Ecuador 2.67 births per woman 2005
13 Venezuela 2.65 births per woman 2005
14 Panama 2.62 births per woman 2005
15 Suriname 2.51 births per woman 2005
16 Colombia 2.4 births per woman 2005
17 Jamaica 2.38 births per woman 2005
=18 Brazil 2.29 births per woman 2005
=18 Argentina 2.29 births per woman 2005
20 The Bahamas 2.25 births per woman 2005
21 Guyana 2.18 births per woman 2005
22 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.12 births per woman 2004
=23 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.11 births per woman 2002
=23 Mexico 2.11 births per woman 2005
25 Saint Lucia 2.07 births per woman 2005
=26 Costa Rica 2 births per woman 2005
=26 Uruguay 2 births per woman 2005
28 Chile 1.97 births per woman 2005
29 Dominica 1.9 births per woman 2003
30 Bermuda 1.75 births per woman 2005
31 Antigua and Barbuda 1.7 births per woman 2002
32 Barbados 1.69 births per woman 2004
33 Trinidad and Tobago 1.61 births per woman 2005
34 Cuba 1.5 births per woman 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Health/Fertility-rate/Total/Births-per-woman

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Health > Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman

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