Summary of the 2015 Census Thematic Report on Fertility

No. of pages: 10

Publication date: July 2018

Author: General Directorate of Statistics (GDS)

The Total Fertility Rate (TFR) is the number of children a woman would have at the end of her reproductive life if she experienced a given set of age-specific fertility rate throughout her reproductive life (Dharmalingam, 2004). Different methods were used to measure the TFR in 2015 Census.