[The desire to have children (author's transl)].

  title={[The desire to have children (author's transl)].},
  author={Willibald Maier},
  journal={Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde},
  volume={38 12},
During the past fourtytwo years the birth statistics of Bavaria show that the percentage of intramarital first children increased from 1/3 to 1/2 of all children born within marriages. The percentage of the marital second born children increased relatively less from 25% in 1935 to around 30% in 1977. During the same time the percentage of third and fourth children decreased from 38,8% to 19,2% by approxiamately 1/2. For some time now close correlation exists between economic competition and… CONTINUE READING