TABLE 3-4Number of Children Born Until End of 1998

CohortFemalesMales
MeanStandard DeviationMeanStandard Deviation
1955-19561.681.011.711.18
1957-19581.651.151.741.14
1959-19601.801.051.591.22
1961-19621.761.061.441.07
1963-19641.641.101.391.12
1965-19661.431.031.051.05
1967-19681.110.980.750.90
1969-19700.780.890.470.72

From: 3, Education, Fertility, and Heritability: Explaining a Paradox

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Offspring: Human Fertility Behavior in Biodemographic Perspective.
National Research Council (US) Panel for the Workshop on the Biodemography of Fertility and Family Behavior; Wachter KW, Bulatao RA, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2003.
Copyright © 2003, National Academy of Sciences.

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