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Human sex ratio

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In anthropology and demography, the human sex ratio is the ratio of males to females in a population. Like most sexual species, the sex ratio in humans is approximately 1:1. The sex ratio at birth w...

Why Are More Baby Boys Born Than Girls? : Shots - Health News ...

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Mar 30, 2015 ... It's been a mystery why that ratio isn't 50:50, since that's what basic biology would predict. But scientists have noticed a tilted sex ratio at birth ...

Shiny happy people means more boys being born - CNBC.com

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Nov 13, 2015 ... Positive or negative events can change the ratio of boys to girls being born. ... Baby boys born more in economic stable times. Life Pictures ...

Why More Boys Are Born Than Girls, According to One Study ...

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Mar 31, 2015 ... Could modern obstetrics be affecting the ratio of boys to girls? ... learn of their unborn child's gender and prefer to abort if the child isn't a boy.

Still More Boys Than Girls Being Born - US Government – About.com

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Exactly 94232 more boys than girls were born in the U.S. during 2004, according to ... Since 1940, an average of 91,685 more male babies have been born each year ... The highest sex birth ratio occurred in 1946 (1,059 male births per 1,000 ...

Pollutants Implicated in Births of More Girls Than Boys | Worldwatch ...

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Pollutants Implicated in Births of More Girls Than Boys. Baby girl. In some ... pulp mills gave birth to more females than males, a reversal of the normal sex ratio.

Why Are More Boys Born than Girls? - Live Science

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Sep 9, 2011 ... Worldwide, there are 107 boy babies born for every 100 girl babies. This skewed ratio is partly due to sex-selective abortion and "gendercide," ...

The equatorial enigma: Why are more girls than boys born in the ...

www.independent.co.uk/news/science/the-equatorial-enigma-why-are-more-girls-than-boys-born-in-the-tropics-ndash-and-what-does-it-mean-1658981.html

Mar 31, 2009 ... Scientists have found that the probability of giving birth to a baby girl ... of Georgia in Athens studied the sex ratio of newborn boys to girls in 202 ...

Births by Sex and Sex Ratio - Infoplease

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The following table shows the number and ratio of live births in the United States from ... 1,000 females, Male, Female, Males per ... Race of child through 1990.

More girls than boys are being born in parts of Scotland - and is ...

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Jun 23, 2014 ... Ultrasound: The number of baby boys being born in parts of central ... the proportion of boys to girls being born in Scotland, or the sex ratio, has ...

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The odds that you will give birth to a boy or girl depend on where in ...

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Sep 24, 2013 ... ... there have been about 105 boys born for every 100 girls worldwide — which creates a “sex ratio at birth” of 1.05 — the share of boy babies ...

Why women's bodies abort males during tough times | Science | AAAS

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Dec 11, 2014 ... Church records reveal when fewer boys are born, they survive better. ... as months later the ratio of boys to girls born can decline to well below the ... in years where the numbers of male and female babies were about equal.

Why Are More Boy Babies Born Than Girls? | Population Education

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Apr 10, 2015 ... We've known for centuries that there are more boy babies born than girls. ... is 50- 50. It's what happens during pregnancy that changes this ratio.