TABLE 1 NUMBER OF CHILDEN EVER BORN BY AVERAGE OF EVER-MARRIED WOMEN AGED 15-49 YEARS BY CURRENT AGE, REGION AND AREA, 1996.

Current Age Whole Kingdom  
Total Municipal Area Non-Municipal Area Bangkok Metropolis Central Region (Excluding Bangkok Metropolis) Northern Region Northeastern Region Southern Region
15-19 0.71 0.56 0.79 0.67 0.60 0.67 0.82 0.72
20-24 1.06 0.93 1.15 0.83 1.01 1.11 1.14 1.13
25-29 1.50 1.30 1.67 1.22 1.39 1.40 1.66 1.74
30-34 1.94 1.73 2.14 1.65 1.83 1.83 2.07 2.28
35-39 2.31 2.06 2.56 1.96 2.23 2.09 2.51 2.73
40-44 2.74 2.49 2.97 2.37 2.58 2.34 3.04 3.28
45-49 3.23 2.84 3.59 2.59 3.03 2.88 3.59 3.91
Average of Children   2.14 1.94 2.33 1.82 2.03 1.96 2.33 2.50

Source : Report of the 1996 Survey of Fertility in Thailand, National Statistical Office.