Diverging patterns of fertility decline in Uruguay

  title={Diverging patterns of fertility decline in Uruguay},
  author={Mathias Nathan and Ignacio Pardo and Wanda Cabella},
  • Mathias Nathan, Ignacio Pardo, Wanda Cabella
  • Published 2016
BACKGROUND The total fertility rate (TFR) in Uruguay fell from 2.5 to 1.9 children per woman between 1996 and 2011. However, no study to date has examined the decline of the TFR by observing changes in fertility patterns by birth order. OBJECTIVE The main aim of this study is to analyze recent changes in fertility level and timing of childbearing by birth… CONTINUE READING