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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Xiaogang Wu; Donald J. Treiman Abstract The Chinese household registration system (hukou), which divides the population into “agricultural” and “nonagricultural” sectors, may be the most important determinant of differential privileges in state socialist China, determining access to good jobs...
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Demography (2005) 42 (2): 275–299.
Published: 01 May 2005
... initially widen gender gaps. Analyzing cross-sectional surveys and time-series data from China, this article indicates the relevance of both perspectives: while girls’ educational opportunities were clearly more responsive than boys’ to better household economic circumstances, the era of market transition...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 293–301.
Published: 01 May 1991
...Ansley J. Coale; Shaomin Li Abstract When mortality rates by age are calculated from recorded deaths and enumerated populations, rates at higher ages are typically in error because of misstated ages. Mortality rates for China in 1981 have been calculated from the number of deaths in 1981 in each...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 783–811.
Published: 19 May 2011
...Avraham Ebenstein Abstract High ratios of males to females in China, which have historically concerned researchers (Sen 1990 ), have increased in the wake of China’s one-child policy, which began in 1979. Chinese policymakers are currently attempting to correct the imbalance in the sex ratio...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 537–554.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Zachary Zimmer; Kim Korinek Abstract What we know about transitions in coresidence of elders in China is based on panel data involving survivors. This article examines the tendency to and determinants of shifts in coresidence with adult children among the very old, comparing survivors...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): iv.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in the footnotes to Tables 2 5 (pp. 508 511) in the following article: The Association of Childhood Socioeconomic Conditions With Healthy Longevity at the Oldest-Old Ages in China, by Zeng Yi, Danan Gu, and Kenneth C. Land. The signi cance level marked with a daggar should have been listed as p < .10. ...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 May 2007
...John Giles; Ren Mu Abstract Recent research has shown that participation in migrant labor markets has led to substantial increases in income for families in rural China. This article addresses the question of how participation is affected by elderly parent health. We find that younger adults...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 435–457.
Published: 28 February 2018
...Emma Zang; Cameron Campbell Abstract In this study, we investigate the effect of early-life coresidence with paternal grandparents on male mortality risks in adulthood and older age in northeast China from 1789 to 1909. Despite growing interest in the influence of grandparents on child outcomes...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2085–2111.
Published: 29 October 2020
... remains unknown, even though more developing countries are expected to reach below-replacement fertility levels. Set in China between 2010 and 2016, this study examines whether an increase in family size reduces parental investment received by the firstborn child. Using data from the China Family Panel...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1869–1892.
Published: 21 September 2015
...Jia Yu; Yu Xie Abstract Using population intercensus and national survey data, we examine marriage timing in urban China spanning the past six decades. Descriptive analysis from the intercensus shows that marriage patterns have changed in China. Marriage age is delayed for both men and women...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 599–617.
Published: 28 February 2014
... investigate the direct effects of grandparents on grandchildren’s educational attainment in rural China. We find that the influence of grandparents is contingent on living arrangements. Although the educational level of coresident grandparents directly affects the educational attainment of their grandchildren...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 341–352.
Published: 01 August 1971
... Probability Generate Function Monthly Rate Annual Target References Cox D. R. , &amp; Miller H. D. ( 1965 ). The Theory of Stochastic Processes . New York : John Wiley . Chow, L. P. 1968. Evaluation of the family planning program in Taiwan, Republic of China. J. of Formosan Med...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 204–208.
Published: 01 March 1966
...Chia -Lin Pan 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1966 1966 Resumen Este articulo presenta una estimación de la rata cruda de nacimiento a largo plazo de la población agrícola de la China en base a un buen coeficiente de correlación entre la densidad de producción (de...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 220–226.
Published: 01 March 1964
...H. Yuan Tien 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1964 1964 Resumen A fin de aliviar el problema planteado por el crecimiento urbano quees mas rapido queel aumento de la ocupaci6n en actividades no agricolas, el Gobierno de la China Continental instituyó en 1955 un...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Emily Hannum Abstract Using evidence about educational disparities, this article demonstrates the need for attention to minority populations in studies of social stratification in China. Analyses of data from a 1992 survey of children demonstrate substantial ethnic differences in enrollment among...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 323–333.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Emily Hannum; Yu Xie Abstract The debate on market reforms and social stratification in China has paid very little attention to China’s ethnic minorities. We explored rising occupational stratification by ethnicity in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Analyses of census data from 1982 and 1990...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 189–197.
Published: 01 May 1997
... of an event and the other of the timing of the event. We illustrate the application of the model through an analysis of the effects of women s characteristics and of the acceptance of a one-child certificate on the birth of second children in China. Both factors affect the probability of having a second child...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 481–491.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Alice Goldstein; Michael White; Sidney Goldstein Abstract Despite China s one-child family planning policy, the nation experienced a slight rise in the birth rate in the mid-1980s. Many observers attributed this rise to the heightened fertility of those rural-to-urban migrants who moved without...
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 375–384.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Zai Liang; Michael J. White Abstract This paper examines the long-term patterns of migration within China between 1950 and 1988. The analysis uses data from China's 1988 2/1,000 Fertility and Birth Control Survey, which asks respondents about their most recent interprovincial move. The results...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 February 1998
.... ( 1958 ). Lineage Organization in Southeastern China . London : The Athlone Press . Freedman , M. ( 1966 ). Chinese Lineage and Society: Fukien and Kwangtung . New York : Humanities Press . Herrnalin, A.I., M.B. Ofstedal, and L. Chi. 1992. “Kin Availability of the Elderly in Taiwan...