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Human Fertility Database

Conducted by Dmitri A. Jdanov; Aiva Jasilioniene, László Németh, Karolin Kubisch; in Collaboration with Tomáš Sobotka, Kryštof Zeman (both: Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna Institute of Demography, Austria)

The Human Fertility Database is a joint project of the MPIDR and the Vienna Institute of Demography. The database provides free and user-friendly access to detailed and high-quality data on cohort and period fertility, produced by using a uniform methodology.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Data and Surveys, Demographic Change, Family Behavior, Fertility Development

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Jasilioniene, A.; Jasilionis, D.; Jdanov, D. A.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2024-006. (2024)    
Sobotka, T.; Zeman, K.; Jasilioniene, A.; Winkler-Dworak, M.; Brzozowska, Z.; Alustiza Galarza, A.; Németh, L.; Jdanov, D. A.:
Population and Development Review, 1–36. (2023)    
Sobotka, T.; Jasilioniene, A.; Alustiza Galarza, A.; Zeman, K.; Németh, L.; Jdanov, D. A.:
SocArXiv papers. unpublished. (2021)    
Čipin, I.; Grigoriev, O.; Jasilioniene, A.:
Rostock, Vienna. (2018)    
Gorlischev, V. P.; Grigoriev, P.; Michalski, A. I.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2018-001. (2018)
Grigoriev, P.; Michalski, A. I.; Gorlischev, V. P.; Jdanov, D. A.; Shkolnikov, V. M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2018-001. (2018)    
Klüsener, S.; Jasilioniene, A.:
Rostock; Vienna. (2018)    
Michalski, A. I.; Grigoriev, P.; Gorlischev, V. P.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2018-002. (2018)
Mikhalskii, A. I.; Gorlischev, V. P.; Jdanov, D. A.; Grigoriev, P.:
In: Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Conference "Application of Information and Communication Technologies" (AICT-2017), 420–424. Moscow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. (2017)
Houle, R.; Kubisch, K.:
Rostock; Vienna. (2016)
Jasilioniene, A.; Sobotka, T.; Jdanov, D. A.; Zeman, K.; Kostova, D.; Andreev, E. M.; Grigoriev, P.; Shkolnikov, V. M.:
International Journal of Epidemiology 45:4, 1077–1078e. (2016)
Jasilioniene, A.; Stankūnienė, V.; Jasilionis, D.:
Rostock; Vienna. (2016)
Kingkade, W. W.; Jasilioniene, A.; Jdanov, D. A.:
Rostock; Vienna. (2016)
Kostova, D.; Grigoriev, P.:
Rostock; Vienna. (2016)
Kreyenfeld, M. R.; Pötzsch, O.; Kubisch, K.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2013-002. (2013)
Shkolnikov, V. M.; Jdanov, D. A.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2012-001. (2012)
Jdanov, D. A.; Nash, E. J.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2011-003. (2011)
Nash, E. J.; Jasilioniene, A.; Andreev, E. M.; Zeman, K.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2011-001. (2011)
Goldstein, J. R.; Sobotka, T.; Jasilioniene, A.:
Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand 7:1, 1–2. (2010)
Nash, E. J.; Jasilioniene, A.; Andreev, E. M.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2010-007. (2010)
Jasilioniene, A.; Jdanov, D. A.; Sobotka, T.; Andreev, E. M.; Zeman, K.; Shkolnikov, V. M.; Goldstein, J. R.; Philipov, D.; Rodrígues, G.:
Rostock. (2009)
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