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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 471–472.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Peter McDonald; John Knodel 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1989 1989 Birth Interval Fertility Transition Population Association Interval Increase Spacing Pattern Demography, Vol. 26, No.3, August 1989 The Impact of Changes in Birth Spacing on Age at Last...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 413–436.
Published: 09 March 2017
... with the economic conditions as well as their stock of dependent children. The effects were larger among the lower socioeconomic ranks. Our findings on the existence of parity-dependent as well as parity-independent birth spacing in England are consistent with the growing evidence that marital birth control...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 333–352.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and lactation factors. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1993 1993 Unobserved Heterogeneity Birth Interval Urban Residence Birth Space Filipino Woman References Adair Linda S. ( 1992 ). Postpartum Nutritional Status of Filipino Women . American Journal of Human...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 315–332.
Published: 01 August 1993
... or Daughters: A Cross Cultural Survey of Parental Preferences . Beverly Hills : Sage . Demography, Vol. 30, No.3, August 1993 Gender Preference and Birth Spacing in Matlab, Bangladesh* Mizanur Rahman International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research GPO Box 128 Dhaka 1000 Bangladesh Julie DaVanzo RAND...
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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
... Chowdhury , A.K.M.A. , & Becker , Stan ( 1981 ). Determinants of Natural Fertility Study. Volume 1: Methods and Descriptive Tables for the Prospective Study, 1975–78 . Dacca : ICDDRB . Cleland , John , & Sathar , Zeba ( 1984 ). The Effect of Birth Spacing on Child...
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Demography (1985) 22 (2): 169–183.
Published: 01 May 1985
.... , Eisenbach Z. , & Goldschieder C. ( 1980 ). Family-size limitation and birth spacing. The fertility transition of African and Asian immigrants to Israel . Population and Development Review , 6 , 581 – 593 . 10.2307/1972927 Henry L. ( 1961 ). Some data on natural fertility...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 61–88.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Claus C. Pörtner Abstract Since the advent of prenatal sex-determination technologies in the mid-1980s, India has experienced an increasingly male-biased sex ratio at birth, presumably from sex-selective abortions. Abortions lengthen birth intervals, but we know little about how birth spacing has...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 1117–1142.
Published: 01 June 2022
... intervals before the birth of the next youngest sibling are also associated with LBW, preterm birth, and infant mortality both with and without sibling comparisons. This pattern raises concerns that the sibling comparison models do not fully adjust for within-family factors predicting both spacing...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1349–1370.
Published: 03 July 2019
.../licenses/by/4.0/ ), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. Birth spacing Infant mortality...
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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 393–418.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Kieron Barclay; Martin Kolk; Øystein Kravdal Abstract An extensive literature has examined the relationship between birth spacing and subsequent health outcomes for parents, particularly for mothers. However, this research has drawn almost exclusively on observational research designs, and almost...
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Fig. 2 The impact of parity on birth spacing More
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 473–483.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Douglas C. Ewbank Abstract A decomposition of age-specific marital fertility rates into indices related to spacing and stopping is developed by using Coale and Trussell’s indices and the first few parity progression ratios. This approach leads to estimates of the mean birth interval among low...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 529–548.
Published: 01 November 1981
...Margaret Mooney Marini; Peter J. Hodsdon Abstract Analyzing data from a fifteen-year follow-up survey of high school students originally surveyed in 1957–58 and resurveyed in 1973–74, this paper examines the effects of the timing of marriage and first birth on subsequent child spacing, holding...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 83–93.
Published: 01 March 1964
... perejas tienen conocimiento completo y experiencia en el uso de métodos anticonceptivos. Birth Interval Recent Cohort Birth Spacing Early Cohort INTERPREGNANCY Interval References 1 Vital Statistics-Special Reports , Vol. 47, No.3. 2 Current Population Reports , Series P-20...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 479–493.
Published: 01 November 1976
... for, and the timing of, the inception of birth control among married women in areas where there is no cultural precedent for birth spacing by traditional means. This study, on the other hand, is based on data drawn from an area sample of 6,606 women, married or single, aged 15–59, in Ibadan, Nigeria, where...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 929–955.
Published: 21 May 2018
...Kieron J. Barclay; Martin Kolk Abstract A growing body of research has examined whether birth intervals influence perinatal outcomes and child health as well as long-term educational and socioeconomic outcomes. To date, however, very little research has examined whether birth spacing influences...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 65–81.
Published: 01 February 1991
... factors in reducing psychic and resource costs of fertility regulation and in activating latent demand for contraception. Demand for birth limiting and for birth spacing emerge as important explanatory factors; demand for birth spacing is greater in the project area, and both demand measures exert...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 917–937.
Published: 22 March 2014
...-feeding. A mother often weans a child if she becomes pregnant again, which can occur sooner than desired if she lacks access to contraceptives. Thus, by enabling longer birth spacing and preventing unwanted pregnancies, contraceptive use allows for a longer duration of breast-feeding. This positive effect...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 227–245.
Published: 01 May 1992
...C.M. Suchindran; Helen P. Koo Abstract This paper examines the ways in which the behavior of twentieth century cohorts of American women changed simultaneously in the three components of fertility that determine age at last birth—age at first birth, spacing between subsequent births, and parity...