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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 771–784.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Transition Replacement Effect References Amin S. , & Basu A.M. ( 2004 ). Popular Perceptions of Emerging Influences on Mortality and Longevity in Bangladesh and West Bengal . New York : Population Council . Bhat P.N. Mari ( 1998 ). Micro and Macro Effects of Child...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 269–288.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Michael A. Koenig; Saifuddin Ahmed; Mian Bazle Hossain; A. B. M. Khorshed Alam Mozumder Abstract We explore the determinants of domestic violence in two rural areas of Bangladesh. We found increased education, higher socioeconomic status, non-Muslim religion, and extended family residence...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Mary Arends-Kuenning Abstract In Bangladesh, family planning workers’ visits reduce the costs of contraception and may increase the demand. If visits increase demand or if workers are targeting their visits, past visits by family planning workers should have a positive and significant effect...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 251–267.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Sajeda Amin; Alaka Malwade Basu; Rob Stephenson Abstract This article promotes a more complete understanding of social change by analyzing spatial patterns of contraceptive use in Bangladesh and the contiguous state of West Bengal in India. Multilevel analyses that control for variations...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 411–420.
Published: 01 August 1997
... of their youngest children. The study shows that the PBT estimates under-3 rather than under-2 mortality in Bangladesh due to the long birth intervals. The data, when used to simulate the collection of the information at antenatal or postnatal visits, nonetheless provide an accurate description of under-3 mortality...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 98–110.
Published: 01 February 1996
... Survival Seasonality Effect References Bairagi R. ( 1986 ). Food Crisis, Nutrition and Female Children in Rural Bangladesh . Population and Development Review , 12 , 307 – 15 . 10.2307/1973113 Becker S. ( 1981 ). Seasonality of Deaths in Matlab . International Journal...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 315–332.
Published: 01 August 1993
... in Bangladesh that differ markedly in their access to and use of contraception. We expect, and find, stronger effects of gender preference in the population that has more access to contraception and higher levels of contraceptive use. Thus gender preference may emerge as a significant barrier to further...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 477–488.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Elizabeth Zenger Abstract This paper studies the familial association of neonatal mortality in Matlab, Bangladesh and its relationship to birth-spacing effects on mortality. Findings show that familial association is strongest for siblings of adjacent birth orders. Moreover, birth-spacing effects...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 305–318.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Jane E. Miller; James Trussell; Anne R. Pebley; Barbara Vaughan Abstract This analysis uses data from Bangladesh and the Philippines to demonstrate that children who are born within 15 months of a preceding birth are 60 to 80% more likely than other children to die in the first two years of life...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 447–458.
Published: 01 November 1982
...R. Bairagi; K. M. A. Aziz; M. K. Chowdhury; B. Edmonston Abstract Age data for 3,393 children, six years of age and under, in rural Bangladesh are analyzed for the level and pattern of age misstatement. Random error, age heaping at whole years, and preferences for particular ages are found...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 251–265.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Michael A. Koenig; James F. Phillips; Oona M. Campbell; Stan D'Souza Abstract This study investigates the relationship between birth intervals and childhood mortality, using longitudinal data from rural Bangladesh known to be of exceptional accuracy and completeness. Results demonstrate significant...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 425–437.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Kathleen Ford; Sandra L. Huffman; A. K. M. A. Chowdhury; Stan Becker; Hubert Allen; Jane Menken Abstract This article reports on the results of a study conducted in rural Bangladesh on the influence of maternal weight on the components of birth intervals, including gestation and intrauterine...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 65–81.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Deborah S. DeGraff Abstract This article analyzes the determinants of contraceptive use in Bangladesh, focusing on the roles of demand for additional children and of family planning service supply. Data from the Matlab Family Planning Health Services Project are used to examine the contributions...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 657.
Published: 01 November 1990
..., and Stan D'Souza. Birth Intervals and Childhood Mortality in Rural Bangladesh. Vol. 27, No.2, pp. 251-265. The authors have notified us of an error on page 259, line 5. The text within parentheses should read as follows: "0 = previous child died prior to index child's birth, I = survived." Charles...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Bashir Ahmed 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Family Planning Socioeconomic Variable Birth Interval Living Child Natural Fertility References Ahmed , B. ( 1984 ). Determinants of Fertility in Bangladesh: Desired Family Size, Natural...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 415–430.
Published: 01 August 1972
... of the Government of India. Report No. TAO/IND/50. DEMOGRAPHY Volume 9, Number 3 August 1972 RETROSPECTIVE EVIDENCE OF A DECLINE OF FERTILITY AND CHILD MORTALITY IN BANGLADESH T. Paul SChUltz The Rand Corporation, 1700 Main St., Santa Monica, California 90406 Abstract-A detailed analysis of survey data...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 207–214.
Published: 01 May 1974
...John Stoeckel; A. K. M. Alauddin Choudhury Abstract Pregnancy termination intervals, i.e., live birth to live birth (LB-LB), live birth to fetal loss (LB-FL), and fetal loss to live birth (FL-LB), are analyzed prospectively between 1966 and 1970 in a rural population (117,000) of Bangladesh...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1821–1852.
Published: 03 November 2016
...Kathryn M. Yount; AliceAnn Crandall; Yuk Fai Cheong; Theresa L. Osypuk; Lisa M. Bates; Ruchira T. Naved; Sidney Ruth Schuler Abstract Child marriage (before age 18) is a risk factor for intimate partner violence (IPV) against women. Worldwide, Bangladesh has the highest prevalence of IPV and very...
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Published: 01 February 2021
Fig. 4 Predicted survival probabilities and decomposition in Bangladesh. Testing samples are used for prediction. The counterfactual survival function is based on the health production function in the 2010s and covariates in the 1990s. ANC = antenatal care; TT = tetanus toxoid; pub.inst More
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Published: 05 September 2014
Fig. 1 Average retail price of coarse rice in Bangladesh More