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Published: 04 February 2014
Fig. 1 Infant mortality in the birth registration states and for the registration states of 1915, 1915–1940. Data are from Linder and Grove ( 1947 ). The chart shows the overall infant mortality rate (deaths of children younger than 1 year per 1,000 live births) More
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Published: 02 November 2018
Fig. 1 Percentage completeness of birth registration by state, December 1, 1939–March 31, 1940. Source: Reprinted from Shapiro ( 1950 ) More
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2000
... a constrained maximum-likelihood framework for demographic hazard modeling. As an application, we combine panel survey data and birth registration data to estimate annual birth probabilities by parity. The general fertility rate obtained from registration-system data constrains the weighted sum of parity...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2001–2024.
Published: 02 November 2018
...Fig. 1 Percentage completeness of birth registration by state, December 1, 1939–March 31, 1940. Source: Reprinted from Shapiro ( 1950 ) ...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 212–225.
Published: 01 March 1968
... completa, que esperamos eete disponible para 1968, van a ser de gran utilidad para mejorar nuestro conocimiento de los patrones de espaciamiento de ninos. Summary The downward trend in annual birth rates in the United States since 1957, as shown by birth registration data, has been interpreted by some...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 485–503.
Published: 01 March 1968
... to the length of the retrospective period. To obtain a measure of the bias in the population survey estimates, births and birth rates by color, age of mother, and birth order of child derived from the 1965 survey are compared with those based on the birth registration system appropriately adjusted...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 241–253.
Published: 01 May 1970
...Robert J. Lapham Abstract The crude birth rate for the Tunisian population in 1967–68 is estimated to be about ten percent lower than in 1961–65 although the rates are subject to a wide margin of error. Unless the birth registration system is becoming steadily worse or unless the Tunisian...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 699–726.
Published: 26 February 2014
... the foreign-born in the United States, we compile new evidence about the coverage of the Mexican-born population in the 2000 census and 2001–2010 American Community Survey (ACS) using three techniques: a death registration, a birth registration, and a net migration method. For the late 1990s and first half...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 707–728.
Published: 28 January 2019
... health shocks. We show that they are not related to agroclimatic conditions but are instead linked to the type of calendar used and arise mainly when enumerators do not see the child’s birth registration cards. We explain the size of the December–January gap through simulation in which 11 % of children...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 626–640.
Published: 01 June 1967
... in Bombay (where birth registration has a fairly high degree of completeness). Despite the limitations of statistical information on the complex of factors influencing fertility, it wasfound that three indicators derived from the 1961 census could numerically account for 51 percent of the total variance...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 673–691.
Published: 01 August 2008
... have an additional 12% advantage. Age-90 life expectancy for males is 4.4 years, one-half year more than any other country in the world. These estimates do not use problematic data on reported ages, but ages are computed from birth dates in the Costa Rican birth-registration ledgers. Census data con rm...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 727–739.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Ira Rosenwaike; Leslie F. Stone Abstract Unprecedented declines in mortality among the very old have led to the emergence of “true” supercentenarians (persons aged 110 and over). The ages of these individuals have been welldocumented in European countries with a history of birth registration...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 374–387.
Published: 01 March 1967
...H. Bradley Wells; B. L. Agrawal Summary India’s ad hoc sample registration scheme for obtaining current estimates of rural birth and death rates for the whole country is being implemented quite rapidly. Five states have 140 sample units, and eleven states will have from 20 to 100 units in the study...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 566–573.
Published: 01 June 1966
... of Vital Events” (paper delivered before the American Public Health Association, Chicago, October 21, 1965). 3 Birth Statistics for the Registration Area of the United States: 1915 . ( 1917 ). Washington, D.C. : Government Printing Office . 4 U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare...
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Demography (1985) 22 (2): 289–308.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Barbara A. Anderson; Brian D. Silver 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 School Enrollment Birth Registration Model Life Table Census Count Census Enumeration References Abakumov A. A. ( 1974 ). Narodnoe obrazovanie v SSSR...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 855–865.
Published: 01 June 1968
... in the 1950 census and accordingly birth registration was found to be 96 percent complete. All the evidence suggest that birth registration has improved very little since 1950.1 To estimate birth registration com- pleteness prior to 1940 the author resorted to the "backward survival method". He utilized...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 February 1975
..., the completeness of birth registration was 94.0 percent for whites and 81.3 percent for blacks (Lin- der and Grove, 1943, p. 99; U. S. Na- tional Center for Health Statistics, 1970, Table 1-19). It was found that the Southern states registered a substan- tially smaller proportion of their births than did...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 1968
.... 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Educational Attainment American Statistical Association Current Population Survey Crude Birth Rate Birth Registration References 1 Walker , Francis A. ( 1890 ). Statistics of the Colored Race in the United...
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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 367–382.
Published: 01 August 1973
... for the purpose of developing various demographic indices and for making future estimates of population indicates certain anomalies that call for a careful appraisal of the data. The main problem is the inconsistency in the reporting of births, due largely to the late registration of births. One plausible reason...
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 105–117.
Published: 01 February 1974
... of the Maya population. An adjustment procedure is presented to revise the Ladino and Mayan populations for the two census years. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1974 1974 Indian Population Crude Birth Rate Vital Registration Birth Registration Total Birth Refences...