PercentASFR: Datasets on Age-specific Distribution of Fertility Rates

Description Usage Format Source References Examples

Description

Datasets giving the percentage of fertility rates over ages 15-50.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with one row per country and age group. For each country there are seven age groups. It contains columns country_code, name, age and one column per five-year time interval (i.e., from 1 July in year t to 1 July in year t+5 such as the period 1950-1955 refers to the period 1950.5-1955.5 and the mid of the period is 1953.0).

Source

This dataset is based on estimates and projections of United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2017).

References

World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision. http://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp.

Examples

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