INDIA

Warning: Use the data with caution. According to the information of the United Nations Statistics Division, fertility data for this country might be less reliable for some years due to the absence of or serious problems with the vital registration system.

Pooled Data Files
Indicator All birth orders combined By birth order
ASFR and CPFR, standardized age scale 1970-2016
Total fertility rate and mean age at birth 1970-2016 [graphs]
References                   Notes

Data by source
Source Source type All birth orders combined By birth order
Office of the Registrar General, India (2009). Compendium of India's fertility and mortality indicators 1971-2007. New Delhi: Registrar General India. Submitted to the HFC by N. Saikia on 02.07.2013. survey 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006-2007
International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) and ORC Macro (2000). National Family Health Survey (NFHS-2), 1998-1999: India. Mumbai:IIPS. Submitted to the HFC by N. Saikia on 02.07.2013. survey 1997
Office of the Registrar General, India (2013). Figures at a glance, India 2003 [electronic resource]. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 02.07.2013. survey 2003
Office of the Registrar General, India (2012). Statistical Report 2010. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 02.07.2013. survey 2010
Office of the Registrar General, India (2013). Statistical Report 2011. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 02.07.2013. survey 2011
Office of the Registrar General, India (2013). Statistical Report 2012. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 31.03.2014. survey 2012
Office of the Registrar General, India (2014). SRS Statistical Report 2013. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 03.03.2015. survey 2013
Gerland, P. (2014). UN Population Division’s methodology in preparing base population for projections: case study for India. Asian Population Studies 3(10) [electronic resource]. Data submitted to the HFC by P.Gerland on 17.04.2015. research estimates 1970-2013
Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India (2009). Fertility indicators by residence from 1971 to 1996 at interval of 5 years [electronic resource]. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996-1997
Office of the Registrar General, India (2002). Fertility Indicators, 1999 [electronic resource]. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 1999
Registrar General, India (2006). Sample Registration System, Statistical Report 2004. New Delhi: Registrar General. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 2004
Registrar General, India (2006). Sample Registration System, Statistical Report 2005. New Delhi: Registrar General. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 2005
Office of the Registrar General, India (2009). Sample Registration System, Statistical Report 2008. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 2008
Office of the Registrar General, India (2011). Sample Registration System, Statistical Report 2009. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General. Accessed through the UNPD DataArchive in 2014. survey 2009
Office of the Registrar General, India (2015). SRS Statistical Report 2014. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 09.11.2016. survey 2014
Office of the Registrar General, India (2016). SRS Statistical Report 2015. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 24.07.2017. survey 2015
Office of the Registrar General, India (2017). SRS Statistical Report 2016. New Delhi: Office of the Registrar General India. Data downloaded on 31.01.2018. survey 2016