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Births in France from Portuguese mothers, 1977-2018
Inês Vidigal *
Analysis of a long statistical series on births in France of mothers of foreign origin. The series, which is annual, begins in 1977 and ends 41 years later, in 2018. The analysis of the series makes it possible to identify the decline of births in French territory of mothers of Portuguese origin and their relationship with the evolution of births in France in general. This evolution is marked by the great weight of births of African origin of foreign mothers throughout the series, while there is a progressive decline of European origins. +


Series OEm Fact Sheets
Number  11
Date  September 2020
Pages  20
ISNN   2183-4385
DOI  10.15847/CIESOEMFS112020
Keywords  Births, France, Portuguese emigration
Contents  Evolution of births in France of Portuguese mothers, 1977-2018. International comparison, 1977-2018. Metadata. Annex (tables)
Cite as  Vidigal, Inês (2020), “Nascimentos em França de mães portuguesas, 1977-2018”, OEm Fact Sheets, 11, Observatório da Emigração, CIES-IUL, ISCTE-IUL. DOI: 10.15847/CIESOEMFS112020.


Graph 3  Births in France by main foreign countries of mother's birth, cumulative figures, 1977-2018

Source  Graph by OEm, data from Insee, statistiques de l'état civil.     


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


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