Table 8
Total fertility rate (number of children per woman), births and distribution of births by age of mother, Canada, provinces and territories, 2011

Table summary
This table displays the results of Total fertility rate (number of children per woman), births and distribution of births by age of mother, Canada, provinces and territories, 2011. The information is grouped by Region of residence (appearing as row headers), Total fertility rate, Births, Distribution of births by age of mother, Total, Less than 20 years, 20 to 24 years, 25 to 29 years, 30 to 34 years and 35 years and over, calculated using children per woman, thousands and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Region of residence Total fertility rate Births Distribution of births by age of mother
Total Less than 20 years 20 to 24 years 25 to 29 years 30 to 34 years 35 years and over
children per woman thousands percent
Canada 1.61 377.6 100.0 3.6 14.2 30.1 32.9 19.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.45 4.5 100.0 5.6 18.4 29.8 30.3 15.9
Prince Edward Island 1.62 1.4 100.0 5.8 17.4 30.3 32.1 14.4
Nova Scotia 1.47 8.9 100.0 5.7 18.8 28.9 30.2 16.4
New Brunswick 1.54 7.1 100.0 6.7 21.2 32.1 27.6 12.4
Quebec 1.69 88.6 100.0 2.5 13.7 32.7 33.8 17.4
Ontario 1.52 140.1 100.0 3.0 12.2 28.0 34.5 22.2
Manitoba 1.86 15.6 100.0 8.0 20.3 30.1 27.5 14.1
Saskatchewan 1.99 14.3 100.0 8.1 20.4 33.9 26.5 11.1
Alberta 1.81 51.0 100.0 4.0 15.6 32.1 31.5 16.8
British Columbia 1.42 44.1 100.0 2.6 12.3 28.1 33.9 23.1
Yukon 1.73 0.4 100.0 4.2 13.9 27.4 28.8 25.8
Northwest Territories 1.97 0.7 100.0 8.1 23.8 25.7 25.5 17.0
Nunavut 2.97 0.8 100.0 20.8 34.1 24.6 13.4 7.2
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