Social age deadlines for the childbearing of women and men

Title Social age deadlines for the childbearing of women and men.
Publication Type Journal Articles
Year of Publication 2011
Authors Billari, FC, Goisis A, Liefbroer AC, Settersten, Jr. RA, Aassve A, Hagestad G, Spéder Z
Journal Human reproduction (Oxford, England)
Volume 26
Issue 3
Pagination 616-22
Date Published 2011 Mar
ISSN 1460-2350
Keywords AdolescentAdultAgedAged, 80 and overAgingBirth RateEuropeFemaleFertilityHealth Surveys,HumansMaleMaternal AgeMiddle AgedPaternal AgeReproductive BehaviorReproductive Techniques, AssistedSex CharacteristicsSocial ValuesYoung Adult
Abstract This study examines whether social age deadlines exist for childbearing in women and men, how they vary across countries, whether they are lower than actual biological deadlines and whether they are associated with childbearing at later ages and the availability of assisted reproduction techniques (ARTs).
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DOI 10.1093/humrep/deq360
Alternate Journal Hum. Reprod.