* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Jamaica: Fertility rate, births per woman: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Jamaica from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Jamaica during that period was 3.56 births per woman with a minumum of 2.01 births per woman in 2016 and a maximum of 5.82 births per woman in 1965. 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.