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South Africa Fertility rate

(births per woman, source: The World Bank)


South Africa Fertility rate, births per woman: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Africa from 1960 to 2012. The average value for South Africa during that period was 4.18 births per woman with a minumum of 2.41 births per woman in 2012 and a maximum of 6.17 births per woman in 1960.


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World Bank 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.