Demographic balance sheet 2018

The 2018 population report gives France's population estimated on January 1, 2019 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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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 10.8 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 except Mayotte 2.8 12.2 13.1 6.9 0.8 199.0 30.3 97.3 96.5
2014 including Mayotte 2.9 12.3 13.1 7.0 0.8 199.9 30.3 97.7 96.9
2015 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 0.8 192.4 30.5 93.9 93.1
2017 (p) 2.4 11.2 12.8 6.9 0.9 189.5 30.5 92.5 91.8
2018 (p) 2.3 11.0 12.7 7.0 0.9 187.3 30.6 91.3 90.5
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2018.
  • (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 2.5 11.8 12.9 6.9 0.8 192.5 30.4 94.0 93.2
2016 (p) 2.4 11.4 12.9 6.9 0.8 189.1 30.6 92.3 91.5
2017 (p) 2.2 11.1 12.7 6.9 0.8 186.0 30.7 90.8 90.1
2018 (p) 2.2 10.8 12.7 6.9 0.8 183.9 30.7 89.5 88.8
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2018.
  • (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
2014 2014 2015 2016 (p) 2017 (p) 2018 (p)
15 years 7 8 8 8 8 7
16 years 23 24 23 21 20 20
17 years 50 53 50 46 41 41
18 years 96 100 95 85 82 74
19 years 182 187 172 163 149 145
20 years 280 286 269 254 247 223
21 years 377 382 368 355 332 322
22 years 485 491 472 454 430 413
23 years 607 611 577 562 547 524
24 years 745 751 719 695 685 664
25 years 925 928 891 856 829 804
26 years 1 096 1 100 1 057 1 021 989 960
27 years 1 247 1 250 1 221 1 170 1 140 1 117
28 years 1 385 1 388 1 338 1 316 1 269 1 243
29 years 1 452 1 454 1 414 1 385 1 365 1 325
30 years 1 470 1 472 1 440 1 410 1 399 1 379
31 years 1 436 1 439 1 424 1 401 1 379 1 381
32 years 1 350 1 352 1 332 1 335 1 313 1 310
33 years 1 225 1 226 1 210 1 217 1 208 1 208
34 years 1 083 1 086 1 076 1 082 1 084 1 085
35 years 966 969 957 942 948 962
36 years 825 828 830 827 813 830
37 years 687 690 684 680 681 687
38 years 551 553 552 557 561 558
39 years 429 431 445 447 447 447
40 years 333 335 329 337 348 343
41 years 229 230 234 243 247 254
42 years 151 152 155 157 164 170
43 years 94 94 97 97 106 109
44 years 58 58 56 57 57 61
45 years 30 31 30 30 31 32
46 years 15 15 15 15 16 17
47 years 7 7 7 7 9 8
48 years 4 4 4 4 4 4
49 years 2 2 2 2 3 3
50 years 1 1 1 1 1 2
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2018.
  • 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
2014 2015 2016 (p) 2017 (p) 2018 (p)
15 years 5 5 5 4 4
16 years 17 15 14 13 13
17 years 42 38 35 31 30
18 years 84 77 67 64 58
19 years 165 149 137 126 123
20 years 261 242 226 219 197
21 years 354 337 326 301 292
22 years 464 441 424 400 385
23 years 586 551 531 519 496
24 years 732 695 668 655 636
25 years 914 874 835 805 779
26 years 1 090 1 044 1 002 969 938
27 years 1 244 1 212 1 159 1 125 1 100
28 years 1 386 1 334 1 309 1 259 1 232
29 years 1 456 1 412 1 381 1 357 1 319
30 years 1 472 1 439 1 406 1 396 1 374
31 years 1 441 1 421 1 400 1 376 1 379
32 years 1 354 1 332 1 334 1 313 1 309
33 years 1 226 1 209 1 214 1 204 1 205
34 years 1 085 1 072 1 080 1 080 1 082
35 years 963 952 936 945 957
36 years 825 826 822 808 824
37 years 684 679 677 675 680
38 years 549 547 551 555 552
39 years 426 438 440 441 442
40 years 330 324 331 342 338
41 years 226 229 239 241 247
42 years 149 152 154 160 166
43 years 92 94 94 103 106
44 years 56 55 56 56 60
45 years 30 29 30 30 30
46 years 15 14 14 15 16
47 years 7 6 7 9 8
48 years 4 4 4 4 4
49 years 2 2 2 3 3
50 years 2 1 1 1 1
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2018.
  • 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
1948 24.3 55.6 92.1 123.8 148.1 167.6 183.0 198.2 209.2 211.9
1958 19.8 42.7 72.1 102.1 130.9 155.3 174.6 194.2 210.0 213.5
1968 9.6 22.6 42.1 66.4 94.7 122.4 146.7 173.3 196.2 201.3
1978 6.3 15.7 30.7 52.5 80.4 110.4 138.6 171.2 199.5 ///
1983 7.3 16.7 31.5 53.1 80.4 109.7 137.5 170.0 /// ///
1986 7.0 16.7 31.5 52.8 79.4 107.5 134.4 /// /// ///
1988 6.7 16.0 30.3 50.6 75.8 103.1 /// /// /// ///
1990 6.5 15.3 28.7 47.4 71.0 /// /// /// /// ///
1992 6.3 14.7 26.9 44.3 /// /// /// /// /// ///
1994 6.0 13.6 25.2 /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1996 5.3 12.2 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1998 4.5 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
  • Reading: At the end of the year when they reached 20 years old, 100 women born in 1998 have already given birth to 4.5 children.
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.