Table 2
Total fertility rate (number of children per woman), Canada, provinces and territories, 1981 to 2011

Table 2
Total fertility rate (number of children per woman), Canada, provinces and territories, 1981 to 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of total fertility rate (number of children per woman). The information is grouped by year (appearing as row headers), n.l., p.e.i., n.s., n.b., que., ont., man., sask., alta., b.c., y.t., n.w.t., nvt. and canada, calculated using number of children per woman units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Year N.L. P.E.I. N.S. N.B. Que. Ont. Man. Sask. Alta. B.C. Y.T. N.W.T. Nvt. Canada
number of children per woman
1981 Note ...: not applicable 1.89 1.62 1.67 1.58 1.58 1.83 2.11 1.86 1.63 2.06 2.88 Note ...: not applicable 1.65
1986 Note ...: not applicable 1.80 1.58 1.53 1.38 1.60 1.83 2.02 1.84 1.61 1.96 2.87 Note ...: not applicable 1.59
1991 1.44 1.86 1.59 1.56 1.65 1.69 1.98 2.05 1.90 1.68 2.17 4.47 Note ...: not applicable 1.72
1996 1.31 1.74 1.52 1.46 1.61 1.61 1.90 1.91 1.75 1.56 1.70 4.39 Note ...: not applicable 1.63
2001 1.30 1.55 1.40 1.41 1.50 1.53 1.82 1.90 1.67 1.40 1.57 1.84 3.08 1.54
2002 1.31 1.49 1.38 1.40 1.47 1.48 1.81 1.84 1.69 1.39 1.56 1.89 3.02 1.51
2003 1.33 1.60 1.39 1.43 1.50 1.51 1.82 1.88 1.74 1.42 1.50 2.05 3.09 1.54
2004 1.32 1.58 1.41 1.42 1.50 1.53 1.79 1.86 1.74 1.43 1.63 2.02 2.96 1.55
2005 1.36 1.54 1.40 1.43 1.54 1.54 1.84 1.87 1.74 1.44 1.41 2.07 2.72 1.57
2006 1.41 1.65 1.40 1.48 1.65 1.55 1.89 1.91 1.81 1.47 1.61 2.01 2.82 1.61
2007 1.45 1.63 1.48 1.52 1.68 1.57 1.96 2.03 1.90 1.51 1.58 2.11 2.97 1.66
2008 1.58 1.73 1.54 1.59 1.74 1.59 1.96 2.05 1.92 1.50 1.64 2.08 2.99 1.68
2009 1.59 1.69 1.50 1.59 1.74 1.56 1.98 2.07 1.89 1.50 1.65 2.06 3.26 1.67
2010 1.58 1.62 1.48 1.59 1.71 1.54 1.92 2.03 1.83 1.43 1.60 1.98 3.00 1.63
2011 1.45 1.62 1.47 1.54 1.69 1.52 1.86 1.99 1.81 1.42 1.73 1.97 2.97 1.61