* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Fertility rate, births per woman: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the USA from 1960 to 2016. The average value for the USA during that period was 2.14 births per woman with a minumum of 1.74 births per woman in 1976 and a maximum of 3.65 births per woman in 1960. 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.