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Statistics Portugal released on December 3rd the main results of the Fertility Survey

The Fertility Survey, carried out in 2019 by Statistics Portugal, aims to update and reinforce the knowledge about fertility in Portugal.

See here information about the multiple dimensions of this phenomenon for the population in the fertile period, namely their demographic and socioeconomic characteristics (such as age, level of education, migratory background, conjugality or labour status), the fertility already achieved and the desired one, intentions and the desire to have children, the ideal number of children, or the perceptions and constraints that influence the decision to have or not have children.

A wide range of tables with results from the survey were also made available at the same date, as well as the anonymised database for researchers, for purposes of scientific research. Link