1st Edition

Demographic Trends and Patterns in the Soviet Union Before 1991

Edited By Wolfgang Lutz, Sergei Scherbov, Andrei Volkov Copyright 1994

    This book provides an overview of demographic trends and patterns in the republics of the Soviet Union. The material presented provides a comprehensive and detailed review of fertility, marriage and the family, age and mortality. With data evaluated by leading Soviet and Western demographers, this book forms the first compendium of demographic research on the former Soviet republics through the twentieth century.

    Foreword, List of Figures, List of Tables, Contributors, Introduction, I Fertility Trends and Patterns, II Family Dynamics and Changing Attitudes, III Components of Mortality Trends, IV Changes in Population Structure, Index


    Wolfgang Lutz, Sergei Scherbov, Andrei Volkov