Bio-social Determinants of Fertility and Related Behaviors (ICPSR 34357)

Principal Investigator(s): Kohler, Hans-Peter, University of Pennsylvania. Department of Sociology


This project used large-scale population-based and longitudinal Danish twin data on fertility, fertility related behaviors and well-being to empirically investigate bio-social determinants of fertility and related behaviors.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.

Study Description


This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    family planning, fertility, marriage, quality of life, sexual behavior, sexual reproduction

Data Collection Notes:

These Data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:

Dr. Hans-Peter Kohler

Department of Sociology

University of Pennsylvania

3718 Locust Walk (272 MacNeil Bldg)

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6298