During 2005-2010, the age-specific fertility rate was 101 per 1,000 women aged 15-19 years in Africa compared to 46 per 1,000 in Asia and 73 per 1,000 in Latin America and the Caribbean.
What does ASFR stand for?
ASFR stands for Age-Specific Fertility Rate
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Notes: Age-specific fertility rate is the number of births to women in a specific age-group, per the number of women in that age-group.
The TFR is the sum of age-specific fertility rates (ASFRs), and as such represents the number of babies each woman would have if she were to experience all the ASFRs of that year.
Furthermore, to capture information on both the level and the timing of fertility, the analysis is applied to two age-specific fertility rates covering the prime childbearing years of U.
TFR Total Fertility Rate, defined as the average number of children that would be born alive to a woman during her lifetime given current age-specific fertility rates.
The age-specific fertility rates of women aged 30 to 34 and 35 to 39 have been increasing since the early 1980s and for women 40 to 44 and 45 to 49 they began increasing in the 1990s.
58 Appendix 2 Preliminary Estimates of Age-specific Fertility Rates Age Group 15-19 20-24 25-29 General Fertility Rate 223.
The age-specific fertility rates required for the calculation were assumed proportional to the total fertility rate, the proportions being based again on 1986 Canadian data.