Ethnic fertility differentials in Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore

@article{Saw1990EthnicFD,
  title={Ethnic fertility differentials in Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore},
  author={S H Saw},
  journal={Journal of Biosocial Science},
  year={1990},
  volume={22},
  pages={101 - 112}
}
  • S. Saw
  • Published 1 January 1990
  • Geography
  • Journal of Biosocial Science
Summary Differences in fertility between the three major ethnic groups (Malays, Chinese and Indians) in Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore have existed since before the onset of fertility decline in the late 1950s and remain today, although the relative positions and the actual differences have changed due to the varying rates of decline. By 1987, the Malays experienced the highest fertility and the Chinese the lowest in both countries but in Singapore the Malay fertility was lower than the… 

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