TABLE 5 AVERAGE NUMBER OF CHILDREN EVER BORN AND LIVING CHILDREN PER EVER-MARRIED WOMEN AGED 15-49 YEARS BY AGE AND RELIGION.
 
Age Total Region Buddhist Moslem
Children ever born Living children Children ever born Living children Children ever born Living children
15-19 0.60 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.62 0.56
20-24 1.05 1.01 1.01 0.97 1.14 1.09
25-29 1.72 1.67 1.59 1.53 2.06 2.00
30-34 2.47 2.36 2.18 2.11 3.20 3.00
35-39 3.00 2.87 2.65 2.58 3.87 3.65
40-44 3.46 3.28 3.06 2.95 4.78 4.34
45-49 4.02 3.76 3.85 3.67 4.52 4.01
Total 2.38 2.27 2.20 2.12 2.85 2.65
 

    Source : Report of The Survey of Knowledge, Attitude and Family Planning Practice in The Southern Region of Thailand, 1994, National Statistical Office.