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Europe
** Population - Family - Households ** 
 

  1. Number of women for 100 men(1995) 
    • Europe: 105 women for 100 men
    • World: 98,6 women for 100 men
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  2. Percentage of girls and boys of less than 15 years old (1995)
    • Eastern Europe: 22% of girls for 24% of boys
    • Western Europe: 19% of girls for 21% of boys
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  3. Average size of households (1970 & 1990) 
    • Europe: 3,2 individuals in 1970 - 2,8 individuals in 1990
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  4. Percentage of households with a woman as the head of the family (1990) 
    • Europe: 24 %
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  5. Fertility Rate of 15-19 years old women (1990-95)
    • Eastern Europe: 48 births for 1000 women
    • Western Europe: 22 births for 1000 women
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  6. Percentage of 20-49 years old women who had a child before 20 years old (1986/1992) 
    ......

     
  7. Number of women for 100 men (1995) 
    • ALBANIA: 95
    • AUSTRIA: 107
    • BELARUS: 114
    • BELGIUM: 104
    • BOSNIA: ...
    • BULGARIA: 104
    • CROATIA: 106
    • CZECK REPUBLIC: 106
    • DENMARK: 102
    • ESTONIA: 112
    • FINLAND: 106
    • FRANCE: 105
    • GERMANY: 106
    • GREECE: 103
    • HUNGARIA: 108
    • IRELAND: 100
    • ISLAND: 99
    • ITALY: 106
    • LATVIA: 114
    • LIECHTENSTEIN: 105
    • LITHUANIA: 111
    • LUXEMBURG: 103
    • MALTA: 103
    • MOLDOVA: 110
    • MONACO: 115
    • NETHERLANDS: 102
    • NORWAY: 102
    • POLAND: 105
    • PORTUGAL: 107
    • ROMANIA: 102
    • RUSSIA: 114
    • SAN MARINO: 104
    • SLOVAKIA: 104
    • SLOVENIA: 106
    • SPAIN: 103
    • SWEDEN: 102
    • SWITZERLAND: 104
    • UKRANIA: 117
    • UNITED KINGDOM: 104
    • YUGOSLAVIA: ...
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  8. Global Fertility Rate (1970-75 & 1990-95)
    • ALBANIA: 4,7 (1970-75); 2,7 (1990-95)
    • AUSTRIA: 2,0 (1970-75); 1,5 (1990-95)
    • BELARUS: ... (1970-75); 2,0 (1990-95)
    • BELGIUM: 1,9 (1970-75); 1,7 (1990-95)
    • BOSNIA: ... (1970-75); ... (1990-95)
    • BULGARIA: 2,2 (1970-75); 1,8 (1990-95)
    • CROATIA: 1,8 (1970-75); 1,7 (1990-95)
    • CZECK REPUBLIC: 2,2 (1970-75); 1,9 (1990-95)
    • DENMARK: 2,0 (1970-75); 1,7 (1990-95)
    • ESTONIA: 2,2 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • FINLAND: 1,6 (1970-75); 1,8 (1990-95)
    • FRANCE: 2,3 (1970-75); 1,8 (1990-95)
    • GERMANY: 1,6 (1970-75); 1,5 (1990-95)
    • GREECE: 2,3 (1970-75); 1,5 (1990-95)
    • HUNGARIA: 2,1 (1970-75); 1,8 (1990-95)
    • IRELAND: 3,8 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • ISLAND: 2,8 (1970-75); 2,2 (1990-95)
    • ITALY: 2,3 (1970-75); 1,3 (1990-95)
    • LATVIA: 2,0 (1970-75); 2,0 (1990-95)
    • LIECHTENSTEIN: ... (1970-75); 1,4 (1990-95)
    • LITHUANIA: 2,3 (1970-75); 2,0 (1990-95)
    • LUXEMBURG: 2,0 (1970-75); 1,6 (1990-95)
    • MALTA: 2,1 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • MOLDOVA: ... (1970-75); 2,5 (1990-95)
    • MONACO: ... (1970-75); ... (1990-95)
    • NETHERLANDS: 2,0 (1970-75); 1,7 (1990-95)
    • NORWAY: 2,2 (1970-75); 2,0 (1990-95)
    • POLAND: 2,2 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • PORTUGAL: 2,8 (1970-75); 1,5 (1990-95)
    • ROMANIA: 2,6 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • RUSSIA: ... (1970-75); ... (1990-95)
    • SAN MARINO: 1,9 (1970-75); 1,2 (1990-95)
    • SLOVAKIA: ... (1970-75); ... (1990-95)
    • SLOVENIA: 2,2 (1970-75); 1,4 (1990-95)
    • SPAIN: 2,9 (1970-75); 1,4 (1990-95)
    • SWEDEN: 1,9 (1970-75); 2,1 (1990-95)
    • SWITZERLAND: 1,8 (1970-75); 1,7 (1990-95)
    • UKRANIA: ... (1970-75); 1,9 (1990-95)
    • UNITED KINGDOM: 2,0 (1970-75); 1,9 (1990-95)
    • YUGOSLAVIA: ... (1970-75); ... (1990-95)
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  9. Births for 1000 women of 15-19 years old (1990-95) 
    • ALBANIA: 17
    • AUSTRIA: 23
    • BELARUS: 40
    • BELGIUM: 11
    • BOSNIA: ...
    • BULGARIA: 72
    • CROATIA: 29
    • CZECK REPUBLIC: 45
    • DENMARK: 11
    • ESTONIA: 44
    • FINLAND: 14
    • FRANCE: 12
    • GERMANY: 17
    • GREECE: 27
    • HUNGARIA: 44
    • IRELAND: 15
    • ISLAND: 31
    • ITALY: 10
    • LATVIA: 43
    • LIECHTENSTEIN: 5
    • LITHUANIA: 35
    • LUXEMBURG: 13
    • MALTA: 12
    • MOLDOVA: 57
    • MONACO: ...
    • NETHERLANDS: 6
    • NORWAY: 20
    • POLAND: 31
    • PORTUGAL: 27
    • ROMANIA: 57
    • RUSSIA: 53
    • SAN MARINO: 9
    • SLOVAKIA: ...
    • SLOVENIA: 25
    • SPAIN: 15
    • SWEDEN: 13
    • SWITZERLAND: 5
    • UKRANIA: 56
    • UNITED KINGDOM: 34
    • YUGOSLAVIA: ...
      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

       
  10. Abortion Authorized ? (1994) 
    • ALBANIA: Yes
    • BELARUS: Yes
    • BELGIUM: Yes
    • BOSNIA: Yes
    • BULGARIA: Yes
    • CROATIA: Yes
    • CZECK REPUBLIC: Yes
    • DENMARK: Yes
    • ESTONIA: Yes
    • FINLAND: Yes
    • FRANCE: Yes
    • GERMANY: No
    • GREECE: Yes
    • HUNGARIA: Yes
    • IRELAND: No
    • ISLAND: Yes
    • ITALY: Yes
    • LATVIA: Yes
    • LIECHTENSTEIN: No
    • LITHUANIA: Yes
    • LUXEMBURG: Yes
    • MALTA: No
    • MOLDOVA: Yes
    • MONACO: No
    • NETHERLANDS: Yes
    • NORWAY: Yes
    • POLAND: No
    • PORTUGAL: No
    • ROMANIA: Yes
    • RUSSIA: Yes
    • SAN MARINO: No
    • SLOVAKIA: Yes
    • SLOVENIA: Yes
    • SPAIN: No
    • SWEDEN: Yes
    • SWITZERLAND: No
    • UKRANIA: Yes
    • UNITED KINGDOM: Yes
    • YUGOSLAVIA: Yes

      Sources: Wistat (United Nations)

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