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India's fertility rate below replacement level, shows NFHS Data

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26 Nov 2021

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India’s Total Fertility Rate (TFR), or the average number of children a woman gives birth to in her lifetime, has declined from 2.2 to 2 while the Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (CPR) has increased from 54 per cent to 67 per cent, according data from the National Family Health Survey.