Socioeconomic factors, country of birth, and years in Sweden are associated with first birth fertility trends during the 1990s: a national cohort study.

@article{Eggert2006SocioeconomicFC,
  title={Socioeconomic factors, country of birth, and years in Sweden are associated with first birth fertility trends during the 1990s: a national cohort study.},
  author={Jan Eggert and Kristina Sundquist},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of public health},
  year={2006},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={504-14}
}
AIMS Decreasing fertility rates and postponement of first birth are of considerable public health concern in many industrialized countries. Previous studies suggest that this will increase involuntary childlessness in the population. The general aim was to examine the association between sociodemographic factors and first birth fertility trends in Sweden during the 1990s. METHODS This Swedish national study examined changes in first birth rates and mean age at first birth between 1991 and… CONTINUE READING

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