Which among the following options fall under the category of reproductive age?

Category: QuestionsWhich among the following options fall under the category of reproductive age?
Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Which among the following options fall under the category of reproductive age?
 
(a) 23-54 years
 
(b) 0-14 years
 
(c) 15-49 years
 
(d) 50-70 years
 
The question was asked in an online quiz.
 
My enquiry is from Population Attributes in section Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct answer is (c) 15-49 years
 
For explanation I would say: The age individuals of 15-49 years are considered as the reproductive age group. It is the age group in which females become fertile and have the child-bearing capacity.