Appendix table 4. Women by age, number of children and the proportion of birth 31.12.2017

Age Information
  Females total Live-born children, total Children per woman Mothers, total Percentage of mothers in the age group, % Children per mother
15–82 2 225 224 3 302 662 1.48 1 468 862 66.0 2.25
15–19 143 840 866 0.01 803 0.6 1.08
20–24 159 738 20 163 0.13 15 208 9.5 1.33
25–29 172 102 89 362 0.52 53 581 31.1 1.67
30–34 170 593 199 039 1.17 100 706 59.0 1.98
35–39 169 737 281 872 1.66 126 752 74.7 2.22
40–44 161 943 303 306 1.87 129 400 79.9 2.34
45–49 161 558 305 800 1.89 129 383 80.1 2.36
50–54 183 869 351 884 1.91 148 583 80.8 2.37
55–59 183 582 356 907 1.94 151 004 82.3 2.36
60–64 188 012 358 942 1.91 157 263 83.6 2.28
65–69 191 919 360 225 1.88 163 698 85.3 2.20
70–74 164 019 311 083 1.90 141 743 86.4 2.19
75–79 116 605 236 629 2.03 101 048 86.7 2.34
80–82 57 707 126 584 2.19 49 690 86.1 2.55

Source: Population Structure 2017, Statistics Finland

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Updated 01.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Population structure [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-5395. annual review 2017, Appendix table 4. Women by age, number of children and the proportion of birth 31.12.2017 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.7.2019].
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