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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 319–331.
Published: 01 June 1966
...” surveys employed a 25 percent simple random, though non-overlapping, sample of married women 20–44 years of age whose husbands were living. The only difference in design and execution was the inclusion in the resurvey of questions about the action program. Barring one or two exceptions...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 245–270.
Published: 01 May 2008
... that does not benefit from affirmative action. We find little improvement in inequality at the college level. Further, we do not find evidence that upper-income groups, the so-called creamy layer of dalits and adivasis, disproportionately benefit from the affirmative action programs at the expense...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 397–414.
Published: 01 March 1967
... are based. It is, nevertheless, a landmark in its summarization of the contribution of the social and biomedical sciences to demographic engineering. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967 Family Planning Action Program Total Fertility Rate Fertility Decline Family...
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 469–492.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Becky Pettit; Stephanie Ewert Abstract Public policy initiatives in the 1950s and 1960s, including Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity law, helped mitigate explicit discrimination in pay, and the expansion of higher education and training programs have advanced the employment...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1487–1506.
Published: 25 June 2018
... and wage disparities for Mexican immigrants . Social Forces , 89 , 491 – 513 . Hipsman F. , Gomez-Aguinaga B. , & Capps R. ( 2016 ). DACA at four: Participation in the deferred action program and impacts on recipients (MPI issue brief). Washington, DC : Migration Policy...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2065–2088.
Published: 01 December 2021
... a series of summary statistics that can be used in place of the conventional poverty rate in future research. The approach is demonstrated using the 2014 panel of the Survey of Income and Program Participation to generate state-level estimates of the poverty components of change for three states...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 343–351.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to the Central Family Planning Institute. (CFPI) for study and recommendations. The Central Family Planning Institute is an institution then recentlyformed by the government of India to carry out training of top-level staff in the family planning program and to initiate action-oriented research in the field...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 975–985.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Erin R. Hamilton; Paola D. Langer; Caitlin Patler Abstract The 2012 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program granted work authorization and protection from deportation to more than 800,000 young undocumented immigrants who arrived to the United States as minors. We estimate...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 158–173.
Published: 01 March 1968
... in the present context, but maintained that they will be solved through the natural course of events by raising the level of living. Birth rates somehow decline naturally as a country becomes more industrial and more urban. Family planning programs can not succeed in the absence of urbanization and rising levels...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 960–972.
Published: 01 June 1968
... percent of those who knew how to use one had ac- tually used it. The cumulative effect of the process was that only 43 percent of those who had heard of at least one method had used one. The Taichung action program had a heavy impact on the adoption process patterns; and there was in fact a measur- able...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 924–930.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Gary D. London 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Community Action Economic Opportunity Family Planning Service Family Planning Program FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAMS OF THE OFFICE OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY: SCOPE, OPERATION, AND IMPACT GARY D...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 702–709.
Published: 01 June 1968
... in Malaya. 3 Malaya is one of the very few forward-looking countries that carried out a KAP Survey to establish a baseline at the eve of launching a nation- wide action program.' The planning and execution of the KAP Survey lasted about one full year from mid-1966 to mid-1967, while the fieldwork was held...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 1972
... ignorance in action" Goethe Abstract-Family Planning Program Evaluation is not a well-developed art, much less an exact science. The evaluation of the performance of such programs has received a good deal of attention but the methodologies are still controversial and the results inconclusive. This is due...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 569–575.
Published: 01 June 1967
... ). Pakistan: The Rural Pilot Family Planning Action Program at Comilla . Studies in Family Planning , 3 , 9 – 11 . 7 Office of the Census Commissioner, Population Census of Pakistan , 1961: District Census Report (Comilla: 1961), Table 7 (Population by Age in Completed Years. Section 1–5 year age...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 627–631.
Published: 01 June 1968
... Authority and the International Planned Parenthood Fed- eration, both in the planning stage and .. ' III supporting the action program. In order to determine the knowledge about, attitudes toward, and practice of family planning among Moroccan couples a national sample survey was undertaken in 1966 and 1967...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 45–54.
Published: 01 March 1968
... Action Program at Comilla , 3 , 9 – 11 . 11 John E. Stoeckel, “Social and Demographic Factors and Reasons for Termination of Contraceptive Adoption” (Comilla: PARD [in process]). SOCIAL AND DEMOGRAPHIC CORRELATES OF CONTRACEPTIVE ADOPTION IN A RURAL AREA OF EAST PAKISTAN JOHN STOECKEL* RESUMEN...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 519–521.
Published: 01 November 1993
... Foundation were sponsoring college professors in fieldwork in many parts of the world in the name of population. Special international conferences on family planning action programs were being held apart How Demography Was Born 521 from the regular IUSSP meetings. The belief that finding a solution...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 541–552.
Published: 01 June 1968
... engaged in assisting family planning action programs, as well as training and research on population problems, while in Latin America, where efforts to reduce national birth rates are not yet a cus- tomary part of public policy, the emphasis is on study of population problems and on reproductive biology...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 973–1001.
Published: 01 June 1968
... . Meier, Gitta. “Research and Action Programs in Human Fertility Control: A Review of the Literature,” Social Work, XI, 3 (July, 1966). M. , Muramatsu , & P.A. , Harper ( 1965 ). Population Dynamics, International Action and Training Programs . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Press...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 585–589.
Published: 01 June 1966
... of action programs pertaining to several aspects of fertility, human reproduction, and family plan- ning. The Family Planning Association of Chile, the University of Chile, and the United Nations Demographic Re- search and Training Center at Santiago (CELADE) are collaborating in local sponsorship...