|300 Social sciences > 310 Collections of general statistics
|LPPKN - National Population and Family Development Board, Malaysia
|Women, Fertility, Total Fertility Rate (TFR), Reproductive Health
|Total Fertility rate (TFR) is a demographic indicator used to estimate the average number of children a woman should give birth to during her reproductive period. The findings of a poll in Sarawak found that the total TFR for the state of Sarawak is decreasing drastically. 12.6% of couples have had or are experiencing fertility problems and it is difficult to conceive within a year after marriage.