Image Upload

File size must be less than 500kb

File types (jpg, png, gif)






wang-high-fertility-rate
Image: Pixabay

Wang high fertility rate

Wang high fertility rate

Image: Pixabay

Wang high fertility rate

Women in Wangaratta have a higher fertility rate than the national average, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Based on the total of 309,142 babies born in 2017 in Australia, the total fertility rate sits at 1.74, however the Rural City of Wangaratta rate was 2.0, as reported in the Wangaratta Chronicle.

Article continues below

The fertility rate of Australian women over the age of 35 continued to rise, and in women aged 35-39 has more than doubled, and for women aged 40-44 has tripled.

Current statistics show that women aged 30-34 have the highest fertility.

The Latest