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Live births by birth order

Live births, by birth order in the present marriage and by birth order for all the children born alive to the woman, 20161
Birth order for all the children born alive to the woman


Live births (parents are married to each other)
totalof whom ... were children of the present marriage
1st2nd3rd4th or further

1 The child born alive in the reference year is included in the birth order for all the children born alive to the woman.

2 Excluding Berlin.

- = No figures or magnitude zero.

1st child380,128213,698213,698- - -
2nd child273,848198,2968,890189,406- -
3rd child93,11068,5542,7573,85961,938-
4th or further child45,04530,4519501,6251,42526,451
Former territory of the Federal Republic2
1st child308,172 189,805189,805- - -
2nd child221,650172,0167,038164,978- -
3rd child76,36059,2352,1763,00454,055-
4th or further child35,98025,6117291,2091,09222,581
New Länder2
1st child51,37315,27215,272- - -
2nd child38,73218,5881,53217,056- -
3rd child12,253 6,6574937475,417-
4th or further child6,5253,4581863602872,625

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