Table 2. Classification of countries or areas by level of total fertility rate, 1975-1996

Total fertility rate in 1996
Total fertility rate in 1975 2.00 to 2.49 1.50 to 1.99 Less than 1.50
3.00 or more Trinidad and Tobagoe Chinaf
Ireland
Martiniqued,h
Rep. of Koreaf
2.50 to 2.99 Iceland Armeniag Hong Kongf
BahamasdPortugal
GeorgiadRomania
Rep. of Moldovag,i Slovakia
Spain
2.00 to 2.49 Cyprus Australiaf Belarusg
MaltaBarbadosa,jBulgaria
New ZealandgBosnia and
Herzegovinab
Czech Republic
Poland Estonia
SingaporegGreece
Yugoslaviag Hungary
Italyf
Lithuania
Slovenia
Ukraineg
Less than 2.00 United States
of Americaf
Belgiumg Austria
Canadae Croatiag
Cubac,l German Dem. Rep.
Denmarkg Germany, Fed. Rep. of
Finland Japanf
France Latvia
Luxembourg Macaug,k
Netherlands Russian Federationg,i
Norway
Sweden
Switzerland
United Kingdom