I read a book on sex selection 'the natural way'. Divide the number of years of each parent by 4, then whichever has the higher remainder, is the more likely gender. From birth, without extenuating circumstances, these are the averaged life expectancies of both sexes.

Father’s age: 30/4 = 7 with the remainder of 2.

Historically, women live longer. Hmm I don't think the whole 'if you have a boy first you're more likely to have another boy' or the same for girls as a lot of my friends are one of two children and have either an old brother/sister or younger brother/sister so their parents have one of each! Sure, you'll love them just the same no matter what sex they are. When we tried 4 years later to have our daughter I was pregnant the very first month using all the above techniques. There may be no scientifically proven methods of selecting the sex of a child, but some people believe there are ways to influence whether a baby will be a boy or a girl. Why has nature decided this? Okay, the natural odds are that for every 100 girls born, there are 105 little boys born Why has nature decided this?

In theory, a couple has a 50 per cent chance of having a boy and a 50 per cent chance of having a girl.

The surprising thing here is that there is so much science and historical backup for these formulas.

Predicting a baby’s gender is much more than flipping a coin. If even, the baby is a boy. Yes, there are two genders to consider. And since you're tossing a new roll of the dice every time, those odds should remain the same with each new conception. When you remove the betting elements and break it down into odds again, you’re looking at 1 in 3 odds of both being a boy.

Another fun formula only uses the ages of the parents at the time of conception. I had another boy after 2 boys, then I had a girl after my 3 boys so really no idea , I'm having a girl after 2 boys and didn't do any plotting or charting like I attempted with my second son. What are the chances of mmc after seeing a heartbeat at 8 weeks? 9 + 27= 36 – a boy! This works on the principle that the female sperm - although slower swimmers - last longer. What are the chances of finding a missed miscarriage at first scan? But, what day of your ovulation you conceived might impact the gender.These factors all play a role and destroy the 50/50 concept. Historically, more men die in war than women.

Im having a boy after having two girls but id have been happier either way really as long as they were healthy!

Enjoy your time spent predicting the baby’s gender and planning names without restriction. I was told by my consultant that you are more than likely to have the same sex again - I thought surely it is a 50/50 chance. Read more on. Im having a boy after having two girls but id have been happier either way really as long as they were healthy! Signs & symptoms of a teenage girl with a hormone imbalance→, Negative effects of an arranged marriage→. An even number is a girl, and an odd number is a boy. From birth, without extenuating circumstances, these are the averaged life expectancies of both sexes. Im having a boy after having two girls but id have been happier either way really as long as they were healthy! Soon enough your doctor will be able to confirm the gender of your little one, or little ones. Predicting a baby’s gender is much more than flipping a coin. Even after 3 boys, you are only 6.4% more likely to have a 4th boy than a girl. I was told by my consultant that you are more than likely to have the same sex again - I thought surely it is a 50/50 chance. Three boys are lovely, as no doubt 2 boys and a girl are too. For a fair bet, the payout must double when the second child is also a boy, and that is how you get the $4 payout. From this example, the baby is likely a boy because the father had a remainder of 2. After taking at least 7 months of trying to fall pregnant with my boys I never expected 2 days of sickness to affect my pill lol!

In fact this baby was a complete surprise as I was on the pill when I fell pregnant. However, if a couple beats those odds and has two girls, their chance of having a third rises to 54 per cent. From the primary problem here there are these outcomes: 8 (August) + 1=9 26 + 1=27 9 + 27= 36 – a boy! After three boys, the odds of having a girl drops to 43.6 per cent.

Historically, more men die in war than women.

Willing to take a wager? Speculation is that it’s because men typically face many more dangers through their younger years.

A couple who already had two boys has a 47.7 per cent of having a girl on their third try. Lots of questions about my school uniform grant.

It’s fun, and it helps with planning a registry, and nesting. He was unaware at the time of how much charting/plotting I was doing.

If there are roughly even odds of having a boy or a girl with each baby, given the laws of chance we should still expect to see some all same-gender families Does anyone know what the chances of having a girl after 2 boys is ? 26 + 1=27  To take the most direct approach, a betting person would look at the odds, right? Although medical experts have yet to pinpoint an explanation for this phenomenon, some believe male-producing sperm are faster than female-producing sperm, giving them a slight advantage in the race to fertilise an egg.

Although the law of averages says the odds of having a boy or a girl should be about equal every time, again, reality paints a slightly different picture.

So how do the mathematicians do it? When you find you that you’re expecting, or a close friend is, the first question is boy or girl? Because the age of the parents the probability of gender, it is not shocking to see math at work trying to support it. But that's not reality. Most of the mathematical approaches towards gender guessing or prediction use a two-child setup. Whereas a graph depicting the odds of having a girl after each consecutive boy would show a steady decline, a graph detailing the opposite would look more like the layout of a child's roller coaster. If you have a family of all boys or all girls, it may be hard to believe that it's the result of only chance! You might enjoy math, but don’t take it too seriously! I had a boy first and then really wanted to have a girl as I knew I only wanted 2 children.

When you consider static factors such as the age of the mom and dad, and the time of conception, it seems like a fool-proof formula will be here soon. From this example, the baby is likely a boy because the father had a remainder of 2. John Machay began writing professionally in 1984. No, you can’t plan out getting it on at 5:00 pm your local time in hopes for a girl.

Although the law of averages says the odds of having a boy or a girl should be about equal every time, again, reality paints a slightly different picture.

Both are girls, both are boys, or there is one of each. Another fun formula only uses the ages of the parents at the time of conception. No when u conceived as in when u had sex and when u ovulated and which sperm won the race lol!!!

I just wanted a third child. Such as a famous argument where a woman has two children, and then the formula uses math to show the chance of boy and girl combinations. A study conducted in Holland determined that women who eat a lot of food that's high in calcium and magnesium --- such as milk, almonds, broccoli and yoghurt --- have a stronger chance of giving birth to a girl. It is the simple 50/50 that it always is! Well, this is one of the few formulas that consider both the mother’s age and time of conception to some degree.In an example you would see: These of course are fun ways to predict the sex of your baby while also being able to claim that you put your hard earned math and science skills to work. Three boys are lovely, as no doubt 2 boys and a girl are too. Sent from my GT-I9505 using Netmums mobile app It … My boys were feb & April and this one was October ? Certain time of day for ms = boy or girl?! This probability math formula uses the following wording and might take you back to the days of long word problems. Since then, his work has surfaced in the "West Valley View," "The Sean Hannity Show," "Scam Dunk" and in his own book, "Knuckleheads In the News." Anyone else sad their kids go back to school? Disclaimer: Our website and services are intended for entertainment and novelty purposes only. In fact this baby was a complete surprise as I was on the pill when I fell pregnant.

Divide the number of years of each parent by 4, then whichever has the higher remainder, is the more likely gender. I took 7 mnths to fall pregnant first time round with my son. It is just something that we have all come to accept. I fell pregnant 4 months after stopping my pill 2 months no periods & charted until I fell pregnant , my periods were irregular so :/  but from my chart it looks like I had intercourse 3 days before ovulation x, Congratulations! Thankfully, there is a lot of mathematics and probability behind some of our favorite gender predictors. From the primary problem here there are these outcomes: But Bayes’ Theorem tries to accommodate that nature tends to favor baby boys, by using this math problem with the addition of assuming there is at least one boy. Commonly a couple who wants a mixed sex family thinks they're "due" to have a girl after having boys on the first two or three attempts, but statistics show the odds actually decrease with every male birth. A couple who already had two boys has a 47.7 per cent of having a girl … If it’s odd, the baby is a girl. But the fact of the matter is that most parents planning to have more than one child, given the choice, would opt for at least one of each sex.

Mother’s age: 28/4 = 7 Father’s age: 30/4 = 7 with the remainder of 2. For those placing bets, the safe bet is that a younger or first-time mom will have a boy. Our little girly was obviously meant to be, It all depends when u conceived!! We are not a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. Another theory maintains that conceiving two or three days before ovulation increases the odds of having a baby girl.

The $4 payout though changes the worth of your dollar to $1.33. Add Friend Ignore *Kierstin* 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Belle Chasse, Louisiana 1523 posts. After taking at least 7 months of trying to fall pregnant with my boys I never expected 2 days of sickness to affect my pill lol! Check out what statistics and data on a large number of families show us.