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Patterns of immigrant intermarriage in France: Intergenerational marital assimilation ?

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Dieser Beitrag gibt Einblick in interethnische Eheschließungen in Frankreich. There are Es werden Trends in marriage behavior of Immigrant (inn) en in 1976 and 2000 in Trends des Heiratsverhaltens von Immigrant(inn)en in den Jahren 1976 und 2000 in France described interethnic marriage rates in different Frankreich beschrieben, interethnische Eheschließungsraten bei verschiedenen Immigrant groups were compared, with special attention to Immigrantengruppen miteinander verglichen, wobei ein besonderes Augenmerk auf Changes in marriage behavior over the generations, immigrants will be addressed. Veränderungen im Heiratsverhalten über die Einwanderergenerationen hinweg gerichtet wird. For statistical analysis, both individual factors and context effects, Bei den statistischen Analysen werden sowohl individuelle Faktoren als auch Kontexteffekte, such as the sex ratio and group size of the groups, wie zB das Geschlechterverhältnis und die Gruppengröße der betreffenden Gruppen, included. einbezogen. Demographic data of échantillon permanent Based Auf Basis der Daten des Échantillon démographique permanent (Demographic sample duration) of the Institut National de la Statistique et des Études (demographische Dauerstichprobe) des Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (INSEE) indicate the results indicate that there is a time of stable Économiques (INSEE) deuten die Ergebnisse darauf hin, dass es einen über die Zeit stabilen Trend in the marriage behavior of men and women with an immigrant background, very Trend beim Heiratsverhalten von Männern und Frauen mit Migrationshintergrund, sehr significant differences in inter-ethnic marriage rates between the deutliche Unterschiede in den interethnischen Eheschließungsraten zwischen den Immigrant groups as well as significant changes in marriage behavior of the second Einwanderergruppen sowie signifikante Veränderungen im Heiratsverhalten der zweiten Generation immigrants are. Generation der Einwanderer gibt. The latter go - regardless of their origin - very much Letztere gehen – unabhängig von ihrer Herkunft – sehr viel frequent inter-marriages than in their parents. häufiger interethnische Ehen als noch ihre Eltern ein.
This article provides insight into immigrant intermarriage in France. It describes trends of in- It describes trends of im- migrant marital behavior between 1976 and 2000, compares intermarriage rates amongst dif- migrant marital behaviour between 1976 and 2000, compares intermarriage rates amongst dif- ferent immigrant groups and pays particular attention to changes in marital behavior across ferent immigrant groups and pays particular attention to changes in marital behaviour across immigrant generations. immigrant generations. The statistical analyzes take into account individual factors and The statistical analyses take into account individual factors and contextual effects such as the sex ratios and sizes of the groups in question. contextual effects such as the sex-ratios and sizes of the groups in question. Based on data Based on data from the Demographic échantillon permanent (Permanent Demographic Sample, EDP) of from the Échantillon démographique permanent (Permanent Demographic Sample, EDP) of the Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (INSEE), findings point to a the Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (INSEE), findings point to a stable trend of marital behavior among immigrant men and women over time, sharp stable trend of marital behaviour among immigrant men and women over time, sharp differences in intermarriage rates among groups, and a significant change in the marital differences in intermarriage rates among groups, and a significant change in the marital behavior of second generation immigrants, who intermarry much more often than their behaviour of secondgeneration immigrants, who intermarry much more often than their parents regardless of their origin. parents regardless of their origin.
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hal-03569960 , version 1 (13-02-2022)

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Mirna Safi. Patterns of immigrant intermarriage in France: Intergenerational marital assimilation ?. Zeitschrift für Familienforschung, 2010. ⟨hal-03569960⟩
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