Demographic balance sheet 2016

The 2016 population report gives France's population estimated on January 1, 2017 and the evolution of population statistics since 1982: population on January 1, births, deaths, marriages. Data on metropolitan France are available since 1946.

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Paru le : 17/01/2017
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FertilityDemographic balance sheet 2016 - Retrospective tables

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Paru le : 15/02/2017

Fertility indicators, France

Fertility indicators, France

Fertility indicators, France
Year Fertility rate by mother's age (number of births per 100 women) Total fertility rate (1) (per 100 women) Mean age (2) (years) Reproduction rate (per 100 women)
15 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 - 34 years 35 - 39 years 40 - 50 years Gross (3) Net (3)
1994 3.4 12.9 9.4 3.8 0.4 168.3 28.8 82.1 80.9
1995 3.3 13.2 10.0 4.0 0.4 173.0 28.9 84.5 83.4
1996 3.2 13.1 10.4 4.2 0.4 175.0 29.0 85.2 84.1
1997 3.1 12.8 10.5 4.3 0.4 174.5 29.1 84.9 83.9
1998 3.1 12.9 10.9 4.6 0.5 177.9 29.3 86.8 85.7
1999 3.1 13.0 11.1 4.8 0.5 180.8 29.3 88.1 87.1
2000 3.3 13.4 11.7 5.0 0.5 189.3 29.3 92.2 91.2
2001 3.4 13.2 11.7 5.1 0.6 189.5 29.3 92.6 91.5
2002 3.3 13.0 11.6 5.2 0.6 188.1 29.4 91.8 90.8
2003 3.3 12.9 11.9 5.3 0.6 189.1 29.5 92.4 91.5
2004 3.3 12.9 12.0 5.4 0.6 191.5 29.5 93.3 92.4
2005 3.2 12.8 12.3 5.7 0.6 193.8 29.6 94.6 93.7
2006 3.3 13.1 12.7 6.0 0.7 199.7 29.7 97.5 96.6
2007 3.2 12.8 12.6 6.1 0.7 197.7 29.8 96.5 95.7
2008 3.3 12.9 12.9 6.2 0.7 200.7 29.8 98.1 97.2
2009 3.2 12.9 13.0 6.3 0.7 200.4 29.9 97.9 97.0
2010 3.3 12.9 13.3 6.4 0.7 202.9 29.9 99.2 98.3
2011 3.1 12.7 13.1 6.4 0.8 201.0 30.0 98.3 97.5
2012 3.1 12.5 13.1 6.6 0.8 200.8 30.1 98.0 97.2
2013 3.0 12.4 13.0 6.7 0.8 198.8 30.2 97.0 96.2
2014 (p) except Mayotte 2.8 12.2 13.1 6.9 0.8 199.1 30.3 97.3 96.6
2014 (p) including Mayotte 2.9 12.3 13.1 7.0 0.8 199.9 30.3 97.8 97.0
2015 (p) 2.7 11.9 12.9 7.0 0.8 195.5 30.4 95.5 94.7
2016 (p) 2.6 11.5 12.9 7.0 0.8 192.5 30.4 93.9 93.1
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Sum of fertility rates.
  • (2) Mean age of mother at childbirth calculated with the fertility rates.
  • (3) Number of girls produced by an imaginary generation of 100 women. as fertile at each age as the rates recorded during the year n. For the net reproduction rate. we suppose that the generation of 100 women is subjected to the mortality conditions recorded in year n.
  • Field: France except Mayotte until 2014, including Mayotte from 2014.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Fertility indicators, metropolitan France

Fertility indicators, metropolitan France

Fertility indicators, metropolitan France
Year Fertility rate by mother's age (number of births per 100 women) Total fertility rate (1) (per 100 women) Mean age (2) (years) Reproduction rate (per 100 women)
15 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 - 34 years 35 - 39 years 40 - 50 years Gross (3) Net (3)
1946 8.0 18.5 14.4 8.1 1.3 299.8 28.8 145.7 127.8
1947 9.3 18.4 13.1 7.7 1.3 303.7 28.4 147.5 132.0
1948 9.4 18.3 12.9 7.6 1.3 302.0 28.3 146.6 134.3
1949 9.5 18.4 12.8 7.3 1.2 300.4 28.2 146.4 133.5
1950 9.4 18.0 12.5 7.1 1.2 294.7 28.2 143.7 133.0
1951 9.1 17.1 11.7 6.7 1.1 280.6 28.1 136.7 126.8
1952 8.9 17.0 11.6 6.6 1.1 277.7 28.1 135.3 126.5
1953 8.8 16.7 11.1 6.3 1.0 270.4 28.0 131.7 124.0
1954 8.9 16.8 11.1 6.4 1.0 271.4 28.0 132.1 124.7
1955 8.8 16.9 10.8 6.1 1.0 268.4 27.9 131.1 124.1
1956 8.9 16.9 10.8 5.9 1.0 267.4 27.9 130.3 123.9
1957 8.8 17.5 10.9 5.9 1.0 269.5 27.9 131.6 125.3
1958 8.9 17.4 10.7 5.7 1.0 268.4 27.8 131.2 125.4
1959 9.2 17.8 10.9 5.7 1.0 275.2 27.7 134.4 128.6
1960 9.4 17.7 10.8 5.5 0.9 274.0 27.6 133.7 128.5
1961 9.8 18.3 11.0 5.6 0.9 282.4 27.5 138.0 132.9
1962 8.7 18.1 10.8 5.4 1.0 279.6 27.5 136.5 131.5
1963 8.9 18.6 11.1 5.5 1.0 289.6 27.4 141.7 136.4
1964 8.9 18.5 11.1 5.5 1.0 291.5 27.3 142.2 137.4
1965 8.9 18.0 10.8 5.3 1.0 284.9 27.3 139.0 134.4
1966 9.0 17.6 10.7 5.2 0.9 280.1 27.3 136.7 132.3
1967 8.8 16.8 10.2 5.0 0.8 267.1 27.3 130.3 126.1
1968 8.9 16.3 9.9 4.8 0.8 258.8 27.3 126.4 122.4
1969 9.1 16.0 9.7 4.7 0.7 253.4 27.3 123.6 119.8
1970 9.4 15.7 9.3 4.5 0.7 248.0 27.2 120.7 117.2
1971 9.6 15.9 9.2 4.5 0.7 249.7 27.1 121.6 118.2
1972 9.5 15.4 8.7 4.2 0.6 241.9 27.0 117.7 114.4
1973 9.1 14.8 8.2 3.9 0.6 230.9 26.9 112.3 109.3
1974 8.4 13.7 7.5 3.4 0.5 211.2 26.8 102.8 100.2
1975 7.6 12.7 6.8 2.9 0.4 192.7 26.7 94.0 91.7
1976 7.2 12.5 6.5 2.5 0.3 182.9 26.6 89.1 87.1
1977 7.3 13.0 6.7 2.4 0.3 186.2 26.5 90.6 88.7
1978 7.0 13.0 6.7 2.3 0.3 182.2 26.6 88.7 86.9
1979 6.8 13.6 7.0 2.4 0.3 185.5 26.7 90.3 88.5
1980 6.9 14.4 7.4 2.6 0.3 194.5 26.8 94.7 92.9
1981 6.6 14.5 7.7 2.8 0.3 194.6 27.0 94.7 92.8
1982 6.4 14.4 7.7 2.8 0.3 191.2 27.1 93.1 91.3
1983 5.9 13.5 7.2 2.6 0.3 178.4 27.1 87.0 85.4
1984 5.8 13.9 7.5 2.7 0.3 180.2 27.2 87.9 86.3
1985 5.5 14.2 7.9 2.8 0.3 181.4 27.5 88.4 86.9
1986 5.2 14.4 8.3 3.0 0.3 183.1 27.7 89.2 87.7
1987 4.8 14.2 8.5 3.1 0.4 180.1 27.9 87.9 86.5
1988 4.6 14.2 8.8 3.3 0.4 180.5 28.0 88.0 86.6
1989 4.4 13.9 8.9 3.5 0.4 178.8 28.2 87.3 85.9
1990 4.2 13.8 9.1 3.6 0.4 177.8 28.3 86.6 85.3
1991 4.1 13.8 9.1 3.7 0.4 177.0 28.4 86.2 84.9
1992 3.9 13.4 9.2 3.7 0.4 173.3 28.5 84.4 83.1
1993 3.6 12.9 9.0 3.6 0.4 166.0 28.7 81.0 79.8
1994 3.4 12.9 9.3 3.8 0.4 166.3 28.8 81.1 80.0
1995 3.3 13.2 10.0 4.0 0.4 171.3 29.0 83.6 82.5
1996 3.2 13.1 10.4 4.2 0.4 173.3 29.1 84.3 83.3
1997 3.0 12.8 10.4 4.3 0.4 172.6 29.2 84.0 83.0
1998 3.0 12.9 10.8 4.5 0.5 176.4 29.3 86.0 85.0
1999 3.0 12.9 11.1 4.7 0.5 179.1 29.3 87.2 86.2
2000 3.2 13.4 11.6 5.0 0.5 187.4 29.4 91.3 90.3
2001 3.3 13.2 11.7 5.1 0.5 187.7 29.4 91.7 90.7
2002 3.2 13.0 11.7 5.1 0.5 186.4 29.5 91.0 90.0
2003 3.1 12.9 11.9 5.2 0.6 187.4 29.5 91.6 90.7
2004 3.2 12.9 12.0 5.4 0.6 189.8 29.6 92.6 91.7
2005 3.1 12.8 12.3 5.6 0.6 192.0 29.7 93.7 92.9
2006 3.2 13.0 12.7 6.0 0.6 198.0 29.8 96.7 95.8
2007 3.1 12.8 12.7 6.0 0.7 195.9 29.8 95.6 94.8
2008 3.2 12.9 13.0 6.2 0.7 199.0 29.9 97.3 96.5
2009 3.1 12.8 13.1 6.2 0.7 198.9 29.9 97.1 96.3
2010 3.1 12.9 13.3 6.3 0.7 201.6 30.0 98.5 97.7
2011 3.0 12.7 13.2 6.4 0.8 199.6 30.1 97.6 96.8
2012 3.0 12.5 13.2 6.6 0.8 199.2 30.1 97.2 96.4
2013 2.8 12.3 13.0 6.7 0.8 197.3 30.2 96.3 95.5
2014 (p) 2.7 12.2 13.1 6.9 0.8 197.4 30.3 96.5 95.7
2015 (p) 2.5 11.8 12.9 6.9 0.8 192.4 30.5 93.9 93.2
2016 (p) 2.4 11.4 12.9 6.9 0.8 189.4 30.5 92.3 91.5
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Sum of fertility rates.
  • (2) Mean age of mother at childbirth calculated with the fertility rates.
  • (3) Number of girls produced by an imaginary generation of 100 women. as fertile at each age as the rates recorded during the year n. For the net reproduction rate. we suppose that the generation of 100 women is subjected to the mortality conditions recorded in year n.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, France

Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, France

Number of children per 100 women at the considered age on 1st January
Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, France
Detailed age of the mother Year
2012 2013 2014 (p) except Mayotte 2014 (p) including Mayotte 2015 (p) including Mayotte 2016 (p) including Mayotte
15 years 8 8 7 8 8 7
16 years 26 23 23 24 23 21
17 years 58 55 50 53 50 47
18 years 109 101 97 101 95 84
19 years 203 192 182 187 173 165
20 years 308 293 281 286 269 257
21 years 410 391 377 382 368 357
22 years 511 493 484 491 473 457
23 years 647 617 606 610 576 563
24 years 797 778 745 751 715 691
25 years 981 946 924 928 887 854
26 years 1143 1119 1093 1098 1056 1012
27 years 1290 1273 1249 1253 1215 1177
28 years 1393 1395 1386 1389 1344 1313
29 years 1458 1444 1454 1456 1416 1393
30 years 1488 1468 1470 1472 1445 1418
31 years 1435 1421 1438 1441 1422 1407
32 years 1330 1317 1351 1353 1334 1330
33 years 1217 1204 1224 1225 1210 1220
34 years 1086 1087 1083 1086 1073 1082
35 years 946 948 967 969 958 942
36 years 803 818 825 828 832 833
37 years 655 664 687 689 684 683
38 years 522 528 551 553 551 555
39 years 406 419 429 431 445 441
40 years 303 313 333 336 329 332
41 years 214 221 229 230 235 242
42 years 143 142 151 152 155 157
43 years 89 93 94 94 97 97
44 years 51 55 58 58 56 56
45 years 27 28 30 31 30 29
46 years 13 13 15 15 15 15
47 years 5 6 7 7 7 7
48 years 3 4 4 4 4 4
49 years 2 2 2 2 2 2
50 years 1 1 1 1 1 1
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • Field: France except Mayotte until 2014, including Mayotte from 2014.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, metropolitan France

Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, metropolitan France

Number of children per 100 women at the considered age on 1st January
Fertility rates by detailed age of the mother, metropolitan France
Detailed age of the mother Year
2012 2013 2014 (p) 2015 (p) 2016 (p)
15 years 6 6 5 5 4
16 years 20 18 17 15 14
17years 49 46 42 38 35
18 years 94 88 84 77 67
19 years 184 175 166 150 140
20 years 286 272 261 243 230
21 years 389 371 354 337 328
22 years 492 473 463 441 428
23 years 630 602 584 549 532
24 years 785 765 731 691 664
25 years 972 937 914 870 833
26 years 1137 1114 1087 1043 995
27 years 1291 1271 1246 1205 1167
28 years 1397 1394 1386 1338 1308
29 years 1460 1446 1458 1413 1389
30 years 1491 1472 1472 1443 1414
31 years 1439 1425 1442 1418 1406
32 years 1334 1322 1355 1334 1329
33 years 1219 1209 1226 1209 1218
34 years 1087 1089 1085 1070 1080
35 years 946 949 964 954 936
36 years 802 817 825 828 828
37 years 652 661 683 678 681
38 years 518 525 549 545 549
39 years 402 416 426 438 436
40 years 300 309 330 324 327
41 years 210 217 226 229 238
42 years 140 140 149 151 154
43 years 87 91 92 94 94
44 years 50 54 56 55 55
45 years 26 28 30 29 29
46 years 13 13 15 14 15
47 years 5 6 7 6 7
48 years 3 4 4 4 4
49 years 2 2 2 2 2
50 years 1 1 2 1 1
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Average children number per 100 women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France

Average children number per 100 women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France

Average children number per 100 women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France
Birth cohort Children of 100 women at the end of the year when they have reached the indicated age
20 years 22 years 24 years 26 years 28 years 30 years 32 years 35 years 40 years 50 years
1946 26.2 59.3 96.3 131.1 158.2 176.9 190.6 204.8 214.8 216.9
1956 22.4 46.2 75.9 107.7 134.8 158.2 176.8 196.2 210.9 214.1
1966 10.9 25.2 46.2 72.7 100.1 127.2 150.0 175.9 197.2 202.1
1976 6.7 15.5 30.5 52.5 80.1 109.9 137.4 169.5 197.3 ///
1981 7.2 16.9 31.7 53.5 81.2 111.0 138.6 171.0 /// ///
1984 7.2 16.8 31.6 53.3 80.2 109.4 136.9 /// /// ///
1986 7.0 16.7 31.5 52.8 79.4 107.6 /// /// /// ///
1988 6.7 16.0 30.3 50.6 75.7 /// /// /// /// ///
1990 6.5 15.3 28.6 47.3 /// /// /// /// /// ///
1992 6.3 14.7 26.8 /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1994 6.0 13.7 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1996 5.4 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Reading: At the end of the year when they reached 20 years old, 100 women born in 1996 have already given birth to 5.4 children.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.