The world population
Average number of children per woman : Algeria 2.94
Average number of children per woman : France 1.84


Education level, religiosity, and fertility

How does being both highly educated and religiously affiliated affect a woman’s fertility? To research this question, Nitzan Peri-Rotem used data from a survey in France and another in Britain.

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How demography and population science contribute to our understanding of this public health crisis and the confinement period

INED multidisciplinary approach is of great value in analyzing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on populations and societies in France and throughout the world.


The world population and me

The Earth has more than 7 billion inhabitants... plus you. Find your place in the world’s population.