The limitations of understanding multi-partner fertility in Australia

Edith Gray*, Ann Evans

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    In Australia family forms have changed dramatically over the last 30 years. One of these changes is the increase in the number of people who have children in more than one relationship, a concept known as multipartner fertility. This article assesses what is known about multipartner fertility in Australia, and highlights the difficulties in measuring this phenomenon.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1-8
    Number of pages8
    JournalPeople and Place
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

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