The timing of first birth: analysis and prediction of Swedish birth rates.

@article{Martinelle1993TheTO,
  title={The timing of first birth: analysis and prediction of Swedish birth rates.},
  author={S Martinelle},
  journal={European journal of population = Revue europeenne de demographie},
  year={1993},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={265-86}
}
  • S Martinelle
  • Published 1993 in
    European journal of population = Revue europeenne…
Data was obtained on Swedish women from a fertility register with linked census and vital statistics data. Cumulative and age specific rates of first birth were estimated and graphed. Graphs of age specific births clearly discern the pattern of baby boom in the mid-1960s followed by a 10-year period of decline, particularly among those 16-25 years old, and… CONTINUE READING