Birth, Fertility Contraception

Below you can access all the contents of the INED site on this topic, in all formats and from the least to the most specialised: multimedia content, publications, research projects, research mini-sites, selected links and others.

  • Memo Fertility along the Paris Metro

    Fertility along the Paris Metro

    What metro line(s) show(s) the highest fertility rate in 2012 and the highest average age of mothers at baby’s birth? A study by John Tomkinson, former PhD student at INED.

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  • Memo

    Women Who Give Birth "Secretly"

    France is the only Western country, apart from Luxembourg, Italy and the Czech Republic, where the law allows women to request that their identity be kept secret and withheld from their child’s birth certificate

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  • Memo

    Abortion in France (2011)

    Every year approximately 200,000 abortions are done in France. Nearly 40 years after the practice was legalized in that country, the number of abortions is stable: fewer women are having abortions but repeat abortions (the same woman having more than one abortion) are increasing.

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  • Video Childbearing at ever later ages? [FR]

    Childbearing at ever later ages? [FR]

    by France Prioux 2011 Duration :10’57"

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  • Figures

    Population, births, deaths

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  • Figures

    Fertility rates, mortality rates, natural increase

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