North America Fertility Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the North America fertility rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current fertility rate for North America in 2020 is 1.753 births per woman, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • The fertility rate for North America in 2019 was 1.753 births per woman, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The fertility rate for North America in 2018 was 1.753 births per woman, a 5.19% decline from 2017.
  • The fertility rate for North America in 2017 was 1.849 births per woman, a 0% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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North America - Historical Fertility Rate Data
Year Fertility Rate Growth Rate
2020 1.753 0.000%
2019 1.753 0.000%
2018 1.753 -5.190%
2017 1.849 0.000%
2016 1.849 0.000%
2015 1.849 0.000%
2014 1.849 0.000%
2013 1.849 -8.240%
2012 2.015 0.000%
2011 2.015 0.000%
2010 2.015 0.000%
2009 2.015 0.000%
2008 2.015 1.210%
2007 1.991 0.000%
2006 1.991 0.000%
2005 1.991 0.000%
2004 1.991 0.000%
2003 1.991 1.890%
2002 1.954 0.000%
2001 1.954 0.000%
2000 1.954 0.000%
1999 1.954 0.000%
1998 1.954 -2.150%
1997 1.997 0.000%
1996 1.997 0.000%
1995 1.997 0.000%
1994 1.997 0.000%
1993 1.997 5.940%
1992 1.885 0.000%
1991 1.885 0.000%
1990 1.885 0.000%
1989 1.885 0.000%
1988 1.885 5.480%
1987 1.787 0.000%
1986 1.787 0.000%
1985 1.787 0.000%
1984 1.787 0.000%
1983 1.787 1.070%
1982 1.768 0.000%
1981 1.768 0.000%
1980 1.768 0.000%
1979 1.768 0.000%
1978 1.768 -12.650%
1977 2.024 0.000%
1976 2.024 0.000%
1975 2.024 0.000%
1974 2.024 0.000%
1973 2.024 -20.630%
1972 2.550 0.000%
1971 2.550 0.000%
1970 2.550 0.000%
1969 2.550 0.000%
1968 2.550 -22.140%
1967 3.275 0.000%
1966 3.275 0.000%
1965 3.275 0.000%
1964 3.275 0.000%
1963 3.275 -9.230%
1962 3.608 0.000%
1961 3.608 0.000%
1960 3.608 0.000%
1959 3.608 0.000%
1958 3.608 8.150%
1957 3.336 0.000%
1956 3.336 0.000%
1955 3.336 0.000%
1954 3.336 0.000%
1953 3.336 0.000%
1952 3.336 0.000%
1951 3.336 0.000%
1950 3.336 0.000%