The stages of the life cycle, Ageing

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    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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    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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    Informal support for dependent older persons in France: understanding individual and family caregiving behaviors in order to adapt the welfare system

    In 2011, 80% of persons aged 60 or older and at least partially dependent receive informal support from a family member.

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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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