# rate

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Related to general fertility rate: Crude birth rate, Age Specific Death Rate, Total fertility rate

# Rate

Value, measure, or degree; a charge, payment, or price determined through the application of a mathematical formula or based upon a scale or standard.

For example, an interest rate is determined by the ratio between the principal and interest.

Rate is also used synonymously with tax.

# rate

noun amount, assessment, charge, cost, expense, fare, fee, hire, magno, obligation, pace, parvo emere, price, quotation, standard, tempo, valuation, value, velocity, worth
Associated concepts: legal rate of interest, rate of exchange

# rate

verb aestimare, appraise, apprize, assess, class, classify, compute, determine, esteem, estimate, evaluate, figure, fix the price of, gauge, grade, judge, measure, merit, price, quantify, rank, reckon, set a value on, tag, value, weigh
See also: amount, appraise, arrange, assess, assessment, calculate, caliber, charge, classify, cost, criticize, differential, duty, earnings, estimate, evaluate, expense, face amount, frequency, gauge, inveigh, levy, measure, organize, par, pigeonhole, price, quality, rebuke, reprehend, sum, tax, worth

RATE. A public valuation or assessment of every man's estate; or the ascertaining how much tax every one shall pay. Vide Pow. Mortg. Index, h.t.; Harr. Dig. h.t.; 1 Hopk. C. R. 87.

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For a population to replace itself, rather than decline, its general fertility rate must exceed approximately 60 children per 1,000 women per year.
Using the proportion of non-AIDS-related deaths among women aged 15-49 that are maternal deaths as the dependent variable, we estimated a multilevel regression model with random effects for both country and region; independent variables were the GDP, the general fertility rate and the proportion of deliveries for which a skilled birth attendant is present [dagger].
It also covers birth indicators and General Fertility rates tabulated by, among other attributes, nationality, gender and region.
Table 2: Multinomial Probit Model (Reference Group: Vaginal Delivery) ([dagger]), ([double dagger]) C-Section with Complications Variables Coefficient Robust SE Main explanatory variables Log of general fertility rate -0.
3 million babies were born in 2007, the report said, corresponding to a general fertility rate of 69.
This gave the town a general fertility rate (GFR) of 71.

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