Fewer children per man than per woman: Birthrates for men in Germany made available for the first time

Fewer children per man than per woman: Birthrates for men in Germany made available for the first time

Research on men's birthrates have so far been rather a blind spot. Max Planck researchers have now calculated the missing age data for men using statistical methods. Their figures show that men on average have less children than women and have them later in life. Differences are especially strong in eastern Germany, where men set a new world record for low fertility.

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