Births and total fertility rate, by province and territory (Fertility rate)

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Births and total fertility rate, by province and territory
(Fertility rate)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
  total fertility rate
Canada 1.66 1.68 1.67 1.63 1.61
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.46 1.58 1.59 1.58 1.45
Prince Edward Island 1.63 1.73 1.69 1.62 1.62
Nova Scotia 1.48 1.54 1.50 1.47 1.47
New Brunswick 1.52 1.59 1.59 1.58 1.54
Quebec 1.69 1.74 1.74 1.71 1.69
Ontario 1.57 1.58 1.56 1.53 1.52
Manitoba 1.96 1.96 1.98 1.92 1.86
Saskatchewan 2.03 2.05 2.06 2.03 1.99
Alberta 1.90 1.92 1.89 1.83 1.81
British Columbia 1.52 1.51 1.50 1.43 1.42
Yukon 1.58 1.64 1.66 1.60 1.73
Northwest Territories 2.11 2.08 2.06 1.98 1.97
Nunavut 2.97 2.98 3.24 3.00 2.97

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