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Births and Deaths in England and Wales: 2008

Categories: Births/Deaths,Great Britain,Statistics

http://www.statistics.gov.uk/pdfdir/bdths0509.pdf

Reports that the fertility rate for England and Wales was 1.95 children per woman, the highest since 1973. Also reports there were 708,708 live births in England and Wales in 2008 and 509,090 deaths registered. From the Office For National Statistics.