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Table 1 Quantum and Tempo of fertility for Bangladesh (BDHS 2004, 2007, 2011)

From: Explaining fertility transition of a developing country: an analysis of quantum and tempo effect

Data MAC Birth No. of Year 1 Year 2 Year 2 Year 3
   Order births MAC i TFR i adj TFR i MAC i
BDHS 2004   1 1291 19.0 0.67 1.42 20.1
2 1066 22.3 0.66 0.89 22.8
25.5 3 770 25.4 0.55 0.59 25.6
4 467 27.5 0.39 0.41 27.6
5+ 682 33.5 0.67 0.72 33.6
Total 4276   2.95 4.03  
BDHS 2007   Birth No. of Year 1 Year 2 Year 2 Year 3
Order births MAC i TFR i adj TFR i MAC i
1 1199 19.6 0.81 1.11 20.1
2 979 23.5 0.68 0.75 23.7
25.2 3 617 26.1 0.5 0.92 27.0
4 363 28.6 0.31 0.38 29.0
5+ 446 32.6 0.43 0.69 33.4
Total 3604   2.73 3.85  
BDHS 2011   Birth No. of Year 1 Year 2 Year 2 Year 3
Order births MAC i TFR i adj TFR i MAC i
1 1884 19.7 0.71 0.87 20.1
2 1495 23.4 0.65 0.88 23.9
24.7 3 895 26.5 0.49 0.56 26.7
4 441 29.2 0.29 0.33 29.7
5+ 423 34.4 0.17 0.18 34.5
   Total 5138   2.31 2.82