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Trends in age- and parity-specific fertility in Australia

Kippen, Rebecca


Examination of fertility rates in Australia indicates a fall over time in both period and cohort fertility. Period total fertility has been below replacement level for twenty-five years, while cohorts completing their fertility in the first decade of the 21st century are likely to have around replacement-level fertility. Policy-makers and others in Australia are concerned about the potential for further fertility decline, given the impact this would have on population age structure and growth...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2001
Type: Conference paper


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