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Births in Germany from Portuguese mothers, 1960-2020
Inês Vidigal *
Analysis of a long statistical series on births in Germany of mothers of foreign nationality. The series, which is annual, begins in 1960 and ends 60 years later, in 2020. The analysis of the series makes it possible to identify the evolution of births in German territory of mothers of Portuguese nationality and their relationship with the evolution of births in Germany in general. Throughout the series, this evolution is marked by the greater weight in the births of European and Asian origins.


Series OEm Fact Sheets
Number  15
Date  January 2022
Pages  22
ISNN   2183-4385
DOI  10.15847/CIESOEMFS152022
Keywords  Births, Germany, Portuguese emigration
Contents  Evolution of births in Germany of Portuguese mothers, 1960-2020. International comparison, 1960-2020. Metadata. References. Annex (tables)
Cite as  Vidigal, Inês (2022), “Nascimentos na Alemanha de mães portuguesas, 1960-2020”, OEm Fact Sheets, 15, Observatório da Emigração, CIES, Iscte, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. DOI: 10.15847/CIESOEMFS152022.


Graph 3  Births in Germany, by main foreign countries of mother's citizenship, cumulative figures, 1960-2020

Note  Until 1992 only births in the Federal Republic of Germany are being counted.

Source  Graph by OEm, data from Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.     


* Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Centro de Investigação e Estudos de Sociologia (CIES-IUL), Lisboa, Portugal


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