The world’s populations

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  • Memo The effect of masculinization of births on the marriage market

    The effect of masculinization of births on the marriage market

    The majority of the world’s population has been male since 1955, primarily due to imbalances in Asia. But in the 1990s an abnormal increase in the proportion of male births was also observed in several countries throughout the world. In an article in the journal Population, Christophe Z. Guilmoto reviews the situation and the scientific literature on masculinization of births.

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  • Memo

    Religiosity dynamics among immigrants and their descendants in France

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  • Graph and card

    The population of the European Union

    This graph presents the population of the European Union, from its initial formation, through successive enlargements, up to the present day.

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  • Video The future world population: explosion, implosion or equilibrium?

    The future world population: explosion, implosion or equilibrium?

    Animations series: The world population Episode 5/5 2008 Duration: 3’32"

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  • Figures

    Demography of overseas départements

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  • Figures

    Population by sex and age on January 1st

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