For the first time in India, the fertility rate came to 2
The growth rate of the country's population is a sign of stabilization.
India's Total Fertility Rate (TFR) average number of children per woman has come down from 2.2 at the national level to 2. With the fertility rate in the country coming down from 2.1, the population is now considered stable. According to the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) data released on Wednesday, the country's total fertility rate (TFR) has come down to two. In 2016 this rate was 2.
This means that the growth rate of the country's population is a sign of stabilization. This information has come out in the survey of the Ministry of Health. NITI Aayog Member (Health) Dr. Vinod Kumar Paul and Union Health and Family Welfare Secretary Rajesh Bhushan presented factsheets on key indicators on population, reproductive and child health, family welfare, nutrition, and others for 14 states and union territories of the country. issued. The survey revealed that except Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh, all Phase 2 states achieved replacement level of fertility