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 The family name given to children born in 2017

    The family name given to children born in 2017

    Since the law no. 2002-304 of 4 March 2002 applicable to children born since January 2005, parents can now choose between four options for their child’s family name

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  • Memo

    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

    Intended and realized fertility: France and Italy compared

    Within Europe, France and Italy stand virtually opposed in terms of fertility: women in France have 2 children on average, as against 1.4 in Italy. The difference is explained in part by the fact that women in Italy have their first child at a later age

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  • Video Demographic forecasting and projection

    Demographic forecasting and projection

    by Michel Guillot Figuring out population change, videos about fundamental demographic issues October 2019 Duration:2’52"

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  • Figures

    Fertility rates, mortality rates, natural increase

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  • Figures

    Births, deaths and infant mortality

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