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 Mortality has fallen since 1950, but for whom?

    Mortality has fallen since 1950, but for whom?

    Mortality fell considerably in the 20th century in western countries, but the decrease was neither regular nor continuous.

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    Selective abortion in Asia

    On average, 105 boys are born for every 100 girls. However, in China, India and several other Asian and Caucasian countries, the proportion of newborn boys is abnormally high because couples practice sex-selective abortion.

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    Fertility and field of study by gender

    While women’s participation in higher education has caught up with and surpassed that of men, large gender differences persist in the choice of field of study. To date, we know little about the mechanisms that explain the link between fertility and study disciplines for both men and women.

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  • Video VIRAGE, a new survey on gender violence

    VIRAGE, a new survey on gender violence

    by Magali Mazuy Les Rencontres de la démo on Gender studies today December 7, 2017 Duration : 11’45

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  • Figures

    Population by sex and age on January 1st

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