Table 4. Classification of countries according to percentage total decline in
total fertility rate, 1975-1996

Countries with percentage total decline
Countries with an increase
Less than 10 10-29 30-49 50 or over
Cubai Canadae Australiaf Armeniag Czech Republic
Cyprus Denmarkg Austria Belarusg Hong Kongf
Finland Germany,
Fed. Rep. of
Bahamasd Bulgaria Romania
Luxembourg Barbadosh Chinaf Spain
United States of Americaf Malta Belgiumg Estonia
Netherlands Bosnia and German Dem. Rep.
Norway Herzegovinac Greece
Sweden Croatiag Hungary
Switzerland France Ireland
United Kingdom Georgiad Italy f
Iceland Latvia
Japanf Lithuania
Macauj Martiniquea
New Zealandg Portugal
Poland Rep. of Koreaf
Singaporeg Rep. of Moldovab
Yugoslaviag Russian Federationb
Slovakia
Slovenia
Trinidad and Tobagoe
Ukraineg

Source: Table 3.

a Refers to the period 1974-1992.
b Refers to the period 1974/75-1995.
c Refers to the period 1975-1990.
d Refers to the period 1975-1992.
e Refers to the period 1975-1993.
f Refers to the period 1975-1994.
g Refers to the period 1975-1995
h Refers to the period 1976-1988.
i Refers to the period 1980-1991.
j Refers to the period 1981-1995.