Laurent Toulemon

Laurent Toulemon

Laurent Toulemon has been in charge of several population surveys in France, on family structures, fertility behaviour, contraceptive practice and recourse to abortion. He worked in the French institute of statistics in 1997-2000, being in charge of the annual Demographic report and population projections, as well as on surveys on family and disabilities. He led the INED research unit “Fertility, Families, sexuality” from 2009 to 2017, and was Editor of the journal Population from 2008 to 2017. He is member of the French Statistical Confidentiality Committee (Comité du secret statistique). His current works deal, on the one hand, with the quality of census and surveys, regarding population counts and family situations description and, on the other hand, with fertility behaviour and family changes in Europe. He is part of the Generations and Gender Programme (GGP) steering Committee,, and in charge, together with Milan Bouchet-Valat, of the French GGS survey.


Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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28 November 2023 | research article

Measuring the educational gradient of period fertility in 28 European countries: A new approach based on parity-specific fertility estimates

Angela Greulich, Laurent Toulemon

Volume: 49 Article ID: 34
Pages: 905–968
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2023.49.34

20 December 2017 | research article

Differences in leaving home by individual and parental education among young adults in Europe

Katrin Schwanitz, Clara H. Mulder, Laurent Toulemon

Volume: 37 Article ID: 63
Pages: 1975–2010
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2017.37.63

02 February 2011 | reflection

Should governments in Europe be more aggressive in pushing for gender equality to raise fertility? The first "YES"

Laurent Toulemon

Volume: 24 Article ID: 7
Pages: 179–200
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2011.24.7

02 July 2010 | research article

Multi-residence in France and Australia

Laurent Toulemon, Sophie Pennec

Volume: 23 Article ID: 1
Pages: 1–40
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2010.23.1

01 July 2008 | research article

France: High and stable fertility

Laurent Toulemon, Ariane Pailhé, Clémentine Rossier

Volume: 19 Article ID: 16
Pages: 503–556
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2008.19.16

01 July 2008 | research article

Overview Chapter 4: Changing family and partnership behaviour

Tomáš Sobotka, Laurent Toulemon

Volume: 19 Article ID: 6
Pages: 85–138
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2008.19.6

01 July 2008 | summary

Summary and general conclusions: Childbearing Trends and Policies in Europe

Tomas Frejka, Tomáš Sobotka, Jan M. Hoem, Laurent Toulemon

Volume: 19 Article ID: 2
Pages: 5–14
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2008.19.2