South Africa Economic Indicators
South Africa Fertility rate
South Africa Fertility rate, births per woman: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Africa from 1960 to 2011. The average value for South Africa during that period was 4.24 births per woman with a minumum of 2.42 births per woman in 2011 and a maximum of 6.45 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.