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Table 2 Average fertility rates for different ranges of age (in years) and socio-economic status for each year, given to aid comparison of the analytical results to the data

From: Modelling fertility in rural South Africa with combined nonlinear parametric and semi-parametric methods

Age SES Years
2001 2003 2005 2007 2009 2011
10–20 1–2 0.0501 0.0501 0.0608 0.0580 0.0724 0.0516
2–3 0.0386 0.0352 0.0504 0.0472 0.0519 0.0408
3–4 0.0355 0.0423 0.0349 0.0310 0.0497 0.0320
20–30 1–2 0.1006 0.1140 0.1296 0.1357 0.1269 0.1252
2–3 0.0998 0.0959 0.1059 0.1060 0.1104 0.1120
3–4 0.0645 0.0969 0.0777 0.0919 0.1057 0.1021
30–40 1–2 0.1000 0.0795 0.0918 0.0885 0.0846 0.1281
2–3 0.0912 0.0754 0.0944 0.0756 0.0773 0.0936
3–4 0.0798 0.0749 0.0912 0.0897 0.0814 0.0715
40–50 1–2 0.0355 0.0310 0.0206 0.0322 0.0273 0.0191
2–3 0.0156 0.0242 0.0157 0.0179 0.0183 0.0207
3–4 0.0077 0.0111 0.0077 0.0229 0.0223 0.0120
  1. Each value is given for chosen example intervals of age and SES values taken from an overall continuous range, where the lower age/SES value of the interval is inclusive and the upper age/SES value is exclusive