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Recent fertility changes in Mongolia: What can we learn from examining tempo-adjusted fertility?

Jugder, Munkhbadar; Baffour, Bernard; Zhao, Zhongwei


Between 1990 and 2015, several post-communist countries experienced a decline in fertility, followed by a rise in the period fertility rate of roughly one child per woman. Mongolia is a good case-in-point. Its period fertility dropped further after the demise of socialism in 1990 but has increased again since 2005 and fluctuated around 3.0 children per woman in recent years. Political factors have been suggested as the explanation of these changes. This research investigates whether demographic...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
Source: Asian Population Studies
DOI: 10.1080/17441730.2021.1882097


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