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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1631–1656.
Published: 16 August 2016
... systematically in relation to human intervention. This article highlights opportunities for further development, specifically highlighting the role of stage duration in maintaining social inequalities in cause-specific mortality. 19 7 2016 16 8 2016 © Population Association of America 2016 2016...
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Published: 17 March 2015
Fig. 4 Within-family discrete-time survival analyses: Cause-specific mortality by birth order, Swedish men born 1938–1960 More
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Published: 17 March 2015
Fig. 5 Within-family discrete-time survival analyses: Cause-specific mortality by birth order, Swedish women born 1938–1960 More
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1855–1885.
Published: 19 September 2018
... not nationally representative and that lack key confounders. We use the 1990–2011 National Health Interview Survey Linked Mortality Files to estimate relative risks of all-cause and cause-specific mortality for current and former smokers compared with never smokers. We examine causes of death...
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Demography (1982) 19 (1): 97–123.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Gretchen A. Condran; Rose A. Cheney Abstract This article examines the decline in mortality which occurred in Philadelphia in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Age- and cause-specific mortality rates accounting for the decline are isolated and the relative importance of several...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 527–547.
Published: 01 November 1982
...Kenneth G. Manton; Eric Stallard Abstract An analysis is made of the mortality trends over the period 1968 to 1977 indicated by two types of cause-specific mortality data. The first type of data is “underlying cause” of death data—the data heretofore used in national vital statistics reports on...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 287–303.
Published: 01 May 1992
... racial gap in overall mortality could close completely with increased standards of living and improved lifestyles. Moreover, examining cause-specific mortality while adjusting for social factors shows that compared to whites, blacks have a lower mortality risk from respiratory diseases, accidents. and...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 957–978.
Published: 04 June 2018
... the method to U.S. males and females from 1959 to 2015. Results show divergence between time trends of hump and observed deaths, both for all-cause and cause-specific mortality. The study of the hump shape reveals age, period, and cohort effects, suggesting that it is formed by a complex combination...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1997) 34 (1): 135–157.
Published: 01 February 1997
... cause-specific mortality rates because general life expectancy trends are the product of interactions of multiple dynamic period and cohort factors. Consequently, we first review factors potentially affecting cohort health back to 1880 and explore how that history might affect the current and future...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 335–343.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Richard G. Rogers Abstract This article examines ethnic differences in cause-specific infant mortality, using linked birth and infant death records from a cohort of New Mexican singleton infants, 1980–1983. The research, which applies log-linear analysis, focuses on the combined influences of...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., and behavioral correlates with overall and cause-specific mortality. Religious attendance is associated with U.S. adult mortality in a graded fashion: People who never attend exhibit 1.87 times the risk of death in the follow-up period compared with people who attend more than once a week. This...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 211–239.
Published: 26 February 2011
... first method estimates the contributions of average levels of mortality and mortality age structures. The second (and newly developed) method returns components produced by differences between age- and cause-specific mortality rates. The United States is close to England and Wales in mean life...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 295–318.
Published: 18 December 2017
... socioeconomic position at age 35 as predictors of all-cause and cause-specific mortality. The observed part—demographic and socioeconomic factors, including region; number of siblings; native language; parents’ education and occupation; and individuals’ income, occupation, tenancy status, and education—accounts...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 1–14.
Published: 31 December 2014
... subgroups. We estimate age-/sex- and cause-specific mortality rate ratios and life expectancy for foreign-born and U.S.-born Hispanics, foreign-born and U.S.-born Mexican Americans, non-Hispanic blacks, and non-Hispanic whites ages 65 and older using the 1989–2006 National Health Interview Survey Linked...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2047–2073.
Published: 18 November 2014
... for all-cause mortality among persons aged 15–74 as well as for several underlying causes of death more pertinent for specific age groups. We find clear patterns of cohort-based reductions in mortality for both black men and women and white men and women. Recent cohort-based reductions in heart...
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Published: 26 February 2011
Fig. 5 Cause-specific components of decreases in life expectancy losses between 1980 and 2002 in the United States (US) and England and Wales (E&W) for the range of ages under the threshold. Data are from the authors’ calculation on data from the Human Mortality Database ( 2007 ) and the WHO More
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Published: 26 February 2011
Fig. 7 Cause- and age-specific components of differences between England and Wales and the United States in life expectancy losses in 2002 for the range of ages under the threshold. Data are from authors’ calculations on data from the WHO Mortality Database ( 2007 ) More
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Published: 16 November 2013
Fig. 4 The change in life disparity decomposed into age and cause-specific components (in years), from 1971–1975 to 2006–2010, by sex and occupational class. Manual workers : external mortality –0.05 years (males), 0.23 years (females); circulatory diseases –0.63 years (males), –0.88 years More
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 773–796.
Published: 23 June 2012
...Ryan K. Masters Abstract In this article, I examine the black-white crossover in U.S. adult all-cause mortality, emphasizing how cohort effects condition age-specific estimates of mortality risk. I employ hierarchical age-period-cohort methods on the National Health Interview Survey-Linked...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 318–353.
Published: 01 March 1968
... white population of the United States in 1960 for both males and females, with consistent declines in mortality as years of schooling increased. Specific causes of death were, in the main, also inversely related to education, the most important exceptions being found in the positive relationship between...