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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 323–346.
Published: 06 February 2020
... and unintended childbearing. If state laws reduce abortion among minors, the birth rates of minors are likely to rise, and most of these additional births will be unintended. And despite debate over the consequences of teen births, it is likely that unintended births—births that would have been aborted...
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Published: 06 February 2020
Fig. 2 Estimated effect of PI laws on log of abortion rate using a 10-year moving average. Estimates are generated using a 10-year window of data incremented by one year for each estimate as indicated on the y -axis. Estimates are generated using Model B, which includes state and year fixed More
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 836–845.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Anibal Faundes; German Rodriguez-Galant; Onofre Avendano 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Live Birth Pregnancy Rate Abortion Rate High Risk Woman Family Planning Program References 1 Requena , M. ( 1965 ). Social and Economic Correlates...
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Demography (1992) 29 (1): 127–137.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Karen G. Foreit; Dorothy L. Nortman Abstract Accurate measurement of induced abortion is necessary for understanding the fertility dynamics of a population and for making projections about the future. Changes in abortion rates can amplify or dampen the impact of changes in contraception. This paper...
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Published: 08 July 2015
Fig. 1 Trends in birth rates and abortion rates (per 1,000 women aged 15–44), 1993–2011 More
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Published: 03 May 2013
Fig. 1 General abortion rates (VPTs per 1,000 women aged 10–54) by area, 1979–2008 More
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 307–312.
Published: 01 August 1996
... permitted states to restrict access to abortion in 1989. None of the policy actions by state governments has had a significant impact on the incidence of abortion from 1982 to 1992. Abortion rates continue to reflect past abortion rates, the number of abortion providers, whether the state funds abortions...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 695–713.
Published: 01 November 1981
... for low-income women, maternal and infant care projects, and the legalization of abortion. The most striking finding is that the increase in the legal abortion rate is the single most important factor in reductions in both white and nonwhite neonatal mortality rates. Not only does the growth in abortion...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1195–1217.
Published: 08 July 2015
...Fig. 1 Trends in birth rates and abortion rates (per 1,000 women aged 15–44), 1993–2011 ...
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Demography (1970) 7 (1): 19–29.
Published: 01 February 1970
... indices were developed relating induced abortion to total conceptions for whites and nonwhites. The illegal abortion rate per 100 conceptions was estimated to be 14.9 for whites and 32.9 for nonwhites. Estimates of the proportion of women having an abortion during their lifetime among women 18 years old...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 495–505.
Published: 01 November 1976
... aspects of family building. Model cohorts are generated, using in FERMODA the proportions of women married and the birth and abortion rates of two selected Hungarian cohorts. The estimates obtained from the simulated cohorts concerning use of contraception are compared with the information available...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 837–863.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Kathryn Kost; Mia Zolna; Rachel Murro Abstract We examine whether changes in U.S. pregnancy, birth, and abortion rates between 2009 and 2015 reflect underlying change in the incidence of pregnancies classified by retrospectively reported pregnancy desires: pregnancies reported as having occurred...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
...: the neonatal mortality rate, the percentage of low-weight births, and the percentage of preterm births. All three are race specific and all pertain to large counties in the United States in 1977. The results suggest that by preventing unwanted births, abortion enhances the survivability of newborns of a given...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 377–395.
Published: 01 August 1974
... in birth rates. Variables examined include maternal age, birth order, race, and legitimacy. Since 1968, Maryland, along with higher than national average abortion ratios, has experienced a rate of decline in fertility greater than that for the nation. In addition, most of the age and parity groups...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 339–352.
Published: 01 August 1972
... assumptions regarding the incidence of induced abortion. Later, making use of these matrices, period fertility measures such as age specific marital fertility rates and crude birth rates are obtained for India for the period 1961-75. One of the findings is that the effect of induced abortion in reducing...
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Demography (1975) 12 (3): 407–416.
Published: 01 August 1975
...; and regardless of which one is used, Taiwanese women are shown to predict their subsequent fertility at least as well as U.S. women. The preference measures are also predictive of rates of contraceptive use and abortion. While demographic and social characteristics are correlated with fertility in expected...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 531–539.
Published: 01 March 1965
... soviéticas en contra de la excesiva frecuencia de los abortos y en favor de la contracepción no se consideran una contradicción de su política de población, sino únicamente una manera más satisfactoria de regular la natalidad. Rural Woman Abortion Rate Live Child Population Policy Marital Fertility...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 785–799.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Requena B. Mariano 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Pregnant Woman Family Planning Pregnancy Rate Married Woman Spontaneous Abortion References 23 T. Monreal, “Evaluacion del Programe de Prevencion del Aborto Inducido y de Planificacion de...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2019–2028.
Published: 01 December 2021
...% increase in subsequent years). Estimated pregnancy-related deaths would increase for all races and ethnicities examined. Overall, denying all wanted induced abortions in the United States would increase pregnancy-related mortality substantially, even if the rate of unsafe abortion did not increase...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 433–438.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., with the facts that the enormous expenditure does not justify an ineffective program and that high failure rates meant both loss of prestige for the program and increased rates of abortions, leads the authors to conclude that application on a national scale can be termed impossible, if not hazardous. 13 1...