References

Tables

Table 1:
Parity distribution and average number of children by age and cohort1
 
  Parity distribution (per cent)
no. Age Birth-cohort

0

1 2 3 4+ Average of children
 
20

1935

82.6

14.9

2.4

0.1

0.0

0.20

 

1940

79.6

16.9

3.2

0.3

0.0

0.24

 

1945

78.4

17.2

4.1

0.3

0.0

0.26

 

1950

76.7

19.0

4.0

0.3

0.0

0.28

 

1955

77.3

19.8

2.8

0.1

0.0

0.26

 

1960

83.9

14.4

1.6

0.1

0.0

0.18

 

1965

88.3

10.6

1.1

0.1

0.0

0.13

 

1970

89.3

9.7

0.9

0.1

0.0

0.12

 

1975

91.6

7.6

0.7

0.0

0.0

0.09

 

1978

92.5

6.8

0.7

0.0

0.0

0.08

 
25

1935

36.9

31.2

24.2

6.4

1.3

1.04

 

1940

34.8

28.5

26.4

8.1

2.2

1.14

 

1945

33.3

29.4

27.3

8.2

1.8

1.16

 

1950

34.4

32.0

27.4

5.4

0.7

1.06

 

1955

43.0

30.7

22.8

3.2

0.4

0.87

 

1960

52.3

27.6

17.3

2.6

0.3

0.71

 

1965

56.2

27.0

14.2

2.3

0.3

0.63

 

1970

60.8

24.7

12.4

1.9

0.3

0.56

 

1973

65.5

22.1

10.7

1.5

0.2

0.49

 
30

1935

16.9

18.5

35.5

20.2

8.9

1.86

 

1940

15.8

16.8

36.0

22.0

9.3

1.92

 

1945

15.2

18.4

41.3

19.1

5.9

1.82

 

1950

16.9

21.1

44.8

14.3

2.9

1.65

 

1955

22.3

23.8

39.5

12.1

2.3

1.48

 

1960

25.9

25.1

35.1

11.7

2.2

1.39

 

1965

28.4

25.8

33.0

10.8

2.0

1.32

 

1968

30.1

26.2

31.7

10.0

2.0

1.27

 
35

1935

11.2

11.9

32.0

26.8

18.1

2.29

 

1940

11.0

11.3

34.2

28.0

15.4

2.26

 

1945

10.6

12.8

42.2

25.2

9.1

2.09

 

1950

11.6

15.0

45.8

21.5

6.0

1.95

 

1955

14.4

16.5

42.7

21.0

5.4

1.86

 

1960

15.7

16.7

39.6

22.1

5.9

1.86

 

1963

16.5

16.9

39.1

21.7

5.8

1.83

 
40

1935

9.8

10.5

30.4

27.4

21.8

2.41

 

1940

9.7

10.1

33.9

29.0

17.3

2.34

 

1945

9.2

11.9

41.6

26.3

11.0

2.18

 

1950

9.7

13.5

45.4

23.3

8.0

2.06

 

1955

11.6

14.5

42.2

24.0

7.7

2.02

 

1958

12.3

14.2

40.2

24.9

8.4

2.03

 
45

1935

9.6

10.4

30.4

27.4

22.2

2.42

 

1940

9.5

10.1

33.7

29.1

17.6

2.35

 

1945

9.0

11.8

41.5

26.4

11.3

2.19

 

1950

9.4

13.3

45.4

23.5

8.4

2.08

 

1953

10.4

14.6

44.1

23.0

7.8

2.03

 

1 Women living in Norway by 31.12.1998
Source: Population Statistics System, Statistics Norway

 

 

References

logo70.gif (2450 bytes)

New fertility trends in Norway
Trude Lappegård
© 2000 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ISSN 1435-9871
http://www.demographic-research.org/Volumes/Vol2/3