Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y‑o‑Y)  1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y‑o‑Y)  2/
Birth and Fertility            
Total Live-Births Number 2017 39,615 -4.0 41,251 -2.2
Crude Birth Rate 3/ Per 1,000
Residents
2017 8.9 na 9.4 na
Total Fertility Rate 3/ Per Female 2017 1.16 na 1.20 na

Data are preliminary when first released.
na not available or not applicable.
1 Refers to % change in latest period over the same period in the previous year.
2 Refers to % change in the previous period over the same period in the previous year.
3 Refers to the resident population.