The second part consists of two studies:
Published by Statistics Canada, 2003.
- The Fertility of Immigrant Women and Their Canadian-born
Daughters. This study assesses how the fertility of immigrant women evolved
between 1976-1981 and 1996-2001. It examines whether the fertility behaviour of
immigrant women is tending to converge with that of Canadian-born women, and if
so, how rapidly this is occurring for different immigrant groups. It also
estimates the fertility of immigrants' children, the second-generation of
- Healthy Aging: the Determinants of Aging Without Loss of
Independence Among Older Canadians. This study identifies determinants that
promote dependence-free aging, an important topic as the large cohorts of
baby-boomers grow older.