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Descriptor English: Fecundity Rate
Descriptor Spanish: Índice de Fecundidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Taxa de Fecundidade
Descriptor French: Taux de Fécondité
Tree number(s): SP3.076.187.163
Scope note: Average number of liveborn children by a woman at the end of their reproductive period, in the population in a given geographic area. The rate is estimated for a given calendar year, from retrospective information obtained from censuses and demographic surveys. (Free translation from the original: DataSUS)
Related: Birth Rate MeSH
Fertility MeSH
Pregnancy Rate MeSH
DeCS ID: 50336
Unique ID: DDCS050336
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Fecundity Rate - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061489
Scope note Average number of liveborn children by a woman at the end of their reproductive period, in the population in a given geographic area. The rate is estimated for a given calendar year, from retrospective information obtained from censuses and demographic surveys. (Free translation from the original: DataSUS)
Preferred term Fecundity Rate



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