fertility rate

(noun) “A measure noting the actual number of children born” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: fertility rates

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Demography and Population. Connexions, July 16, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42935/1.5/).