Birth; age mother (on 31-12), birth order and fertility rates 1950-2014


Live born children (among the population of the Netherlands) by birth order from the mother, marital status of the mother, age of the mother and fertility rates.

Available selections:
- live born children by birth order to the mother, marital status of the mother and age of the mother;
- fertility rates by birth order to the mother and age of the mother.

Data available from 1950 until 2014.

Status of the figures:
All data recorded in this publication are final data.

Changes on 30 June 2016:
This table is discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

Birth; age mother (on 31-12), birth order and fertility rates 1950-2014

Age mother (on 31 December) Periods Live born childrenTotal live born childrenTotal live born children (number) Live born childrenTotal live born childrenFirst child (number) Live born childrenTotal live born childrenSecond child (number) Live born childrenTotal live born childrenThird child (number) Live born childrenTotal live born childrenFourth or following children (number) Live born childrenMarital live born childrenTotal marital live born children (number) Live born childrenMarital live born childrenFirst child (number) Live born childrenMarital live born childrenSecond child (number) Live born childrenMarital live born childrenThird child (number) Live born childrenMarital live born childrenFourth or following children (number) Live born childrenNon-marital live born childrenTotal non-marital live born children (number) Live born childrenNon-marital live born childrenFirst child (number) Live born childrenNon-marital live born childrenSecond child (number) Live born childrenNon-marital live born childrenThird child (number) Live born childrenNon-marital live born childrenFourth or following children (number) Live born children, ratesTotal live born children (0/00) Live born children, ratesFirst child (0/00) Live born children, ratesSecond child (0/00) Live born children, ratesThird child (0/00) Live born children, ratesFourth or following children (0/00)
Total (ages mothers) 1950 229,718 62,373 56,399 39,183 71,763 226,289 59,974 55,980 38,947 71,388 3,429 2,399 419 236 375 90.53 24.58 22.23 15.44 28.28
Total (ages mothers) 2000 206,619 95,972 74,014 25,685 10,948 155,080 63,607 59,970 22,088 9,415 51,539 32,365 14,044 3,597 1,533 52.37 24.33 18.76 6.51 2.78
Total (ages mothers) 2005 187,910 84,928 69,668 23,980 9,334 122,347 46,965 48,977 18,769 7,636 65,563 37,963 20,691 5,211 1,698 47.97 21.68 17.78 6.12 2.38
Total (ages mothers) 2010 184,397 85,466 66,412 23,604 8,915 108,645 42,921 41,658 17,078 6,988 75,752 42,545 24,754 6,526 1,927 48.01 22.25 17.29 6.15 2.32
Total (ages mothers) 2013 171,341 79,460 62,905 20,930 8,046 97,342 38,458 38,251 14,629 6,004 73,999 41,002 24,654 6,301 2,042 45.29 21.00 16.63 5.53 2.13
Total (ages mothers) 2014 175,181 80,744 64,013 21,754 8,670 97,933 38,542 38,153 14,791 6,447 77,248 42,202 25,860 6,963 2,223 46.54 21.45 17.01 5.78 2.30
Younger than 20 years 1950 3,562 3,201 330 28 3 2,964 2,621 314 26 3 598 580 16 2 - 9.02 8.10 0.84 0.07 0.01
Younger than 20 years 2000 2,503 2,316 183 3 1 565 514 50 1 - 1,938 1,802 133 2 1 5.54 5.13 0.41 0.01 0.00
Younger than 20 years 2005 2,010 1,872 133 5 - 296 273 23 - - 1,714 1,599 110 5 - 4.15 3.87 0.28 0.01 -
Younger than 20 years 2010 1,884 1,763 114 7 - 204 180 21 3 - 1,680 1,583 93 4 - 3.84 3.59 0.23 0.01 -
Younger than 20 years 2013 1,360 1,305 53 2 - 166 152 14 - - 1,194 1,153 39 2 - 2.81 2.69 0.11 0.00 -
Younger than 20 years 2014 1,276 1,199 76 1 - 130 113 17 - - 1,146 1,086 59 1 - 2.62 2.46 0.16 0.00 -
20 to 25 years 1950 32,747 19,928 9,297 2,796 726 31,476 18,834 9,162 2,768 712 1,271 1,094 135 28 14 82.38 50.13 23.39 7.03 1.83
20 to 25 years 2000 17,456 12,748 4,064 570 74 9,973 6,873 2,662 392 46 7,483 5,875 1,402 178 28 36.92 26.97 8.60 1.21 0.16
20 to 25 years 2005 16,693 12,062 3,992 574 65 8,044 5,552 2,165 293 34 8,649 6,510 1,827 281 31 35.09 25.35 8.39 1.21 0.14
20 to 25 years 2010 16,417 12,358 3,487 508 64 6,599 4,848 1,489 234 28 9,818 7,510 1,998 274 36 32.34 24.35 6.87 1.00 0.13
20 to 25 years 2013 14,581 10,926 3,152 443 60 5,537 4,000 1,327 185 25 9,044 6,926 1,825 258 35 27.94 20.93 6.04 0.85 0.12
20 to 25 years 2014 14,213 10,592 3,094 457 70 5,250 3,782 1,243 196 29 8,963 6,810 1,851 261 41 27.14 20.23 5.91 0.87 0.13
25 to 30 years 1950 71,176 25,657 23,805 12,827 8,887 70,415 25,192 23,660 12,742 8,821 761 465 145 85 66 178.07 64.19 59.55 32.09 22.23
25 to 30 years 2000 57,358 34,104 17,665 4,425 1,164 43,087 24,099 14,300 3,736 952 14,271 10,005 3,365 689 212 103.90 61.78 32.00 8.02 2.11
25 to 30 years 2005 48,852 28,397 15,838 3,748 869 31,948 17,019 11,400 2,876 653 16,904 11,378 4,438 872 216 98.84 57.45 32.04 7.58 1.76
25 to 30 years 2010 51,570 29,899 16,798 3,937 936 30,728 16,517 10,857 2,716 638 20,842 13,382 5,941 1,221 298 104.08 60.34 33.90 7.95 1.89
25 to 30 years 2013 49,342 28,776 16,018 3,652 896 28,133 15,204 9,954 2,403 572 21,209 13,572 6,064 1,249 324 96.05 56.02 31.18 7.11 1.74
25 to 30 years 2014 50,307 29,501 16,110 3,750 946 28,374 15,463 9,971 2,351 589 21,933 14,038 6,139 1,399 357 96.76 56.74 30.99 7.21 1.82
30 to 35 years 1950 60,682 9,585 15,360 13,957 21,780 60,247 9,412 15,289 13,886 21,660 435 173 71 71 120 170.89 26.99 43.26 39.30 61.34
30 to 35 years 2000 87,117 35,805 35,813 11,522 3,977 69,669 25,518 30,410 10,245 3,496 17,448 10,287 5,403 1,277 481 135.18 55.56 55.57 17.88 6.17
30 to 35 years 2005 73,845 29,940 30,816 9,946 3,143 51,111 17,538 22,772 8,160 2,641 22,734 12,402 8,044 1,786 502 131.35 53.25 54.81 17.69 5.59
30 to 35 years 2010 69,420 28,732 28,308 9,464 2,916 43,640 15,315 18,684 7,291 2,350 25,780 13,417 9,624 2,173 566 138.64 57.38 56.53 18.90 5.82
30 to 35 years 2013 65,925 26,812 27,496 8,728 2,889 40,076 13,780 17,571 6,523 2,202 25,849 13,032 9,925 2,205 687 131.35 53.42 54.78 17.39 5.76
30 to 35 years 2014 68,120 27,677 28,185 9,239 3,019 40,577 13,925 17,644 6,716 2,292 27,543 13,752 10,541 2,523 727 135.32 54.98 55.99 18.35 6.00
35 to 40 years 1950 42,024 3,123 6,009 7,411 25,481 41,769 3,060 5,966 7,371 25,372 255 63 43 40 109 120.81 8.98 17.28 21.31 73.26
35 to 40 years 2000 36,750 9,753 14,531 8,122 4,344 28,036 5,958 11,340 6,963 3,775 8,714 3,795 3,191 1,159 569 56.53 15.00 22.35 12.49 6.68
35 to 40 years 2005 39,967 10,981 16,713 8,429 3,844 26,898 5,752 11,296 6,619 3,231 13,069 5,229 5,417 1,810 613 61.79 16.98 25.84 13.03 5.94
35 to 40 years 2010 37,213 10,496 15,117 8,075 3,525 22,864 5,058 9,130 5,826 2,850 14,349 5,438 5,987 2,249 675 66.34 18.71 26.95 14.40 6.28
35 to 40 years 2013 32,939 9,525 13,718 6,714 2,982 19,448 4,400 8,058 4,681 2,309 13,491 5,125 5,660 2,033 673 64.97 18.79 27.06 13.24 5.88
35 to 40 years 2014 33,797 9,630 14,112 6,860 3,195 19,488 4,339 7,991 4,692 2,466 14,309 5,291 6,121 2,168 729 67.41 19.21 28.15 13.68 6.37
40 to 45 years 1950 17,715 808 1,511 2,032 13,364 17,614 784 1,503 2,022 13,305 101 24 8 10 59 53.06 2.42 4.53 6.09 40.03
40 to 45 years 2000 5,249 1,216 1,729 1,012 1,292 3,611 628 1,189 734 1,060 1,638 588 540 278 232 8.62 2.00 2.84 1.66 2.12
40 to 45 years 2005 6,308 1,622 2,133 1,234 1,319 3,902 801 1,303 795 1,003 2,406 821 830 439 316 9.72 2.50 3.29 1.90 2.03
40 to 45 years 2010 7,565 2,122 2,524 1,549 1,370 4,403 950 1,442 975 1,036 3,162 1,172 1,082 574 334 11.78 3.30 3.93 2.41 2.13
40 to 45 years 2013 6,836 1,993 2,374 1,342 1,127 3,775 860 1,279 806 830 3,061 1,133 1,095 536 297 11.09 3.23 3.85 2.18 1.83
40 to 45 years 2014 7,046 2,004 2,333 1,395 1,314 3,861 848 1,225 805 983 3,185 1,156 1,108 590 331 11.94 3.40 3.96 2.37 2.23
45 years or older 1950 1,812 71 87 132 1,522 1,804 71 86 132 1,515 8 - 1 - 7 5.88 0.23 0.28 0.43 4.94
45 years or older 2000 186 30 29 31 96 139 17 19 17 86 47 13 10 14 10 0.33 0.05 0.05 0.06 0.17
45 years or older 2005 235 54 43 44 94 148 30 18 26 74 87 24 25 18 20 0.39 0.09 0.07 0.07 0.16
45 years or older 2010 328 96 64 64 104 207 53 35 33 86 121 43 29 31 18 0.51 0.15 0.10 0.10 0.16
45 years or older 2013 358 123 94 49 92 207 62 48 31 66 151 61 46 18 26 0.56 0.19 0.15 0.08 0.14
45 years or older 2014 422 141 103 52 126 253 72 62 31 88 169 69 41 21 38 0.66 0.22 0.16 0.08 0.20
Total fertility rate (TFR) 1950 3.10 0.80 0.74 0.53 1.02
Total fertility rate (TFR) 2000 1.72 0.83 0.60 0.21 0.09
Total fertility rate (TFR) 2005 1.71 0.80 0.62 0.21 0.08
Total fertility rate (TFR) 2010 1.80 0.84 0.65 0.23 0.08
Total fertility rate (TFR) 2013 1.68 0.78 0.62 0.21 0.08
Total fertility rate (TFR) 2014 1.71 0.79 0.63 0.21 0.08
Source: CBS.
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