Drop in Brunei’s total fertility rate

Brunei Darussalam’s total fertility rate (TFR) is the third lowest after Singapore and Thailand in this region, according to a report by the World Bank. Total fertility rate dropped to 1.7 per cent per woman in 2018 compared to 1.8 per cent in  2017, 2016 and 2015. Eight years ago (2012), it was 1.907 per cent. TFR is the average number of babies born per woman throughout her reproductive life.  More details in Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin