Demographic balance sheet 2017

The 2017 population report gives France's population estimated on January 1, 2018 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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FertilityDemographic balance sheet 2017 - Retrospective tables

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Fertility, France

Fertility, France

Fertility, 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 10.8 4.6 0.4 177.9 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 2.8 12.2 13.1 6.9 0.8 199.0 30.3 97.3 96.5
2014 2.9 12.3 13.1 7.0 0.8 199.9 30.3 97.7 96.9
2015 (p) 2.7 11.9 12.9 7.0 0.8 195.4 30.4 95.4 94.6
2016 (p) 2.5 11.5 12.8 7.0 0.8 192.0 30.5 93.7 92.9
2017 (p) 2.4 11.2 12.7 6.9 0.9 188.3 30.6 91.9 91.2
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2017.
  • (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 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 30.4 93.9 93.2
2016 (p) 2.4 11.4 12.8 6.9 0.8 188.7 30.6 92.1 91.3
2017 (p) 2.2 11.0 12.7 6.8 0.8 184.9 30.7 90.2 89.5
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2017.
  • (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
2013 2014 2014 2015 (p) 2016 (p) 2017 (p)
15 years 8 7 8 8 8 9
16 years 23 23 24 23 21 20
17 years 55 50 53 50 46 41
18 years 101 96 100 94 84 81
19 years 192 182 187 171 161 147
20 years 293 280 286 268 252 243
21 years 391 377 382 367 353 328
22 years 493 485 492 472 452 425
23 years 617 607 611 577 561 547
24 years 778 745 752 718 693 682
25 years 946 925 928 889 852 824
26 years 1119 1096 1100 1058 1016 978
27 years 1273 1247 1250 1219 1171 1123
28 years 1395 1385 1388 1339 1312 1264
29 years 1444 1452 1454 1414 1385 1359
30 years 1468 1470 1472 1440 1410 1393
31 years 1421 1436 1439 1421 1400 1376
32 years 1317 1350 1352 1331 1328 1309
33 years 1204 1225 1226 1208 1213 1194
34 years 1087 1083 1086 1075 1079 1077
35 years 948 966 968 957 940 937
36 years 818 825 828 830 827 807
37 years 664 687 690 684 681 679
38 years 528 551 553 552 556 561
39 years 419 429 431 444 446 444
40 years 313 333 335 329 337 349
41 years 221 229 230 234 242 246
42 years 142 151 152 155 157 164
43 years 93 94 94 97 97 104
44 years 55 58 58 56 57 58
45 years 28 30 31 30 30 31
46 years 13 15 15 15 15 15
47 years 6 7 7 7 7 9
48 years 4 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 2017.
  • 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
2013 2014 2015 (p) 2016 (p) 2017 (p)
15 years 6 5 5 5 5
16 years 18 17 15 14 13
17 years 46 42 38 35 30
18 years 88 84 76 67 64
19 years 175 165 149 136 124
20 years 272 261 242 225 216
21 years 371 354 337 324 297
22 years 473 464 441 422 394
23 years 602 586 551 531 518
24 years 765 732 694 666 650
25 years 937 914 872 831 800
26 years 1114 1090 1044 998 960
27 years 1271 1244 1210 1160 1108
28 years 1394 1386 1335 1305 1254
29 years 1446 1456 1412 1381 1353
30 years 1472 1472 1439 1406 1392
31 years 1425 1441 1418 1399 1374
32 years 1322 1354 1331 1327 1310
33 years 1209 1226 1208 1211 1191
34 years 1089 1085 1071 1077 1073
35 years 949 963 953 934 935
36 years 817 825 826 822 802
37 years 661 684 679 678 672
38 years 525 549 546 550 555
39 years 416 426 438 439 438
40 years 309 330 323 331 343
41 years 217 226 229 238 240
42 years 140 149 151 154 159
43 years 91 92 94 94 102
44 years 54 56 55 56 56
45 years 28 30 29 29 30
46 years 13 15 14 14 15
47 years 6 7 6 7 9
48 years 4 4 4 4 4
49 years 2 2 2 2 2
50 years 1 2 1 1 1
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2017.
  • 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
1947 25.0 56.8 93.5 127.0 152.3 171.2 185.5 200.5 210.8 213.1
1957 21.2 44.2 74.3 104.8 132.6 156.6 175.5 195.1 210.2 213.6
1967 10.1 23.8 44.0 69.2 97.0 124.3 148.0 174.5 196.7 201.7
1977 6.4 15.5 30.6 52.6 80.3 110.5 138.4 170.9 199.2 ///
1982 7.2 16.8 31.8 53.4 80.9 110.6 138.4 170.6 /// ///
1985 7.0 16.4 31.2 52.8 79.6 108.6 135.7 /// /// ///
1987 6.8 16.3 31.1 52.0 77.7 105.5 /// /// /// ///
1989 6.6 15.7 29.6 49.2 73.3 /// /// /// /// ///
1991 6.3 14.9 27.7 45.6 /// /// /// /// /// ///
1993 6.2 14.1 25.9 /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1995 5.7 12.9 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1997 4.9 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
  • Reading: At the end of the year when they reached 20 years old, 100 women born in 1997 have already given birth to 4.9 children.
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.