Analysis of fertility in Belarus demographic system
The demographic situation in the Republic of Belarus at the current stage is characterized briefly. The basic factors influencing the levels of the natural reproduction and of the general population are shown. Special attention is focused on the birth rate and women as the potential biological factor of the population reproduction.
The birth rate dependence on the women and men ratio has been identified. The possibility of predicting the fertility parameters depending on the age of the female population as well as the women's fertility level in the reproductive period are shown. A noticeable attention is paid to the reproductive behavior of women and of their partners. The role of the marital status, of the number of porces, abortions, infertility occurrence, health state, and other social factors in the birth rate has been determined.