* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Bangladesh: Fertility rate, births per woman: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Bangladesh from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Bangladesh during that period was 4.79 births per woman with a minumum of 2.1 births per woman in 2016 and a maximum of 6.95 births per woman in 1969. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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 age-specific fertility rates of the specified year.