Gender inequalities

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 “Gender: history, inequalities”: a set of book reviews published in Population, 2016-3 and 2016-4

    “Gender: history, inequalities”: a set of book reviews published in Population, 2016-3 and 2016-4

    Defined as “a hierarchically ordered bi-categorization of the sexes (men/women) and the values and representations associated with them (masculine/feminine)” (Bereni et al. 2012), gender is an increasingly high-profile subject in today’s academic world as well as in the media, politics, civil society and community organizations.

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  • Memo

    Age at first sexual intercourse in France

    At age 17, about half of French teenagers have experienced their first sexual intercourse. With a median age of 17.2 for women and of 16.4 for men in 2010, the gap between the sexes has narrowed to just a few months.

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  • Graph and card

    Excess male mortality by age

    This graph shows the excess mortality of males with respect to females in France over the last 200 years. Excess male mortality is measured as the male/female ratio of the probability of dying at a given age, for different groups of years from the early 19th century to the early 21st century: 1820-1824, 1900-1904, 1950-1954, 1990-1994 and 2000-2004.

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  • Video Entry into adulthood of immigrants from French Guiana [FR]

    Entry into adulthood of immigrants from French Guiana [FR]

    Short conference by Frank Temporal (INED) July 2014, at INED Duration: 13’20"

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  • Figures

    Mortality rates by sex and age

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