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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 231–240.
Published: 01 May 1972
... are larger in central city than in suburban areas. 3) Within religious categories, suburbanites attend church more regularly. 4) Among Catholics, suburban residence is associated with less frequent Communion reception. 5) Among Catholics, church attendance frequency is positively associated with family size...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 811–833.
Published: 27 May 2015
... attainment and church attendance. For education, divorced fathers were as influential as married fathers, whereas stepfathers were less influential. For church attendance, married fathers were most influential, divorced fathers were least influential, and stepfathers were in between. Divorced mothers...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1013–1038.
Published: 16 January 2013
... and institutions, we interpret relationships between their divorce tendencies and home-country divorce rates as evidence of the effect of culture. Our results are robust to controlling for several home-country variables, including average church attendance and gross domestic product (GDP). Moreover, specifications...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 May 1999
... into a seven-year difference in life expectancy at age 20 between those who never attend and those who attend more than once a week. Health selectivity is responsible for a portion of the religious attendance effect: People who do not attend church or religious services are also more likely to be unhealthy...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 475–481.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Linda B. Williams; Basil G. Zimmer 7 1 2011 15 9 1988 15 3 1990 1 8 1990 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Religious Affiliation Church Attendance Religious Participation Marital Duration Marital Fertility Rate References Ford K...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 991–998.
Published: 01 April 2019
... children may change people’s attitudes toward religion and/or given that parents may attend church with their children because they believe it is useful for them to meet other children. Also possible is that the observed cross-country correlation between fertility and religiosity is due to unobserved...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Arland Thornton; Donald Camburn 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Sexual Experience Sexual Attitude Church Attendance Standardize Regression Coefficient Maternal Employment References Acock , A. C. , & Bengtson , V. L. ( 1980...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 537–557.
Published: 01 November 1990
... Activity Sexual Intercourse Sibling Pair Church Attendance Young Sibling References Bandura , A. L. ( 1977 ). Social Learning Theory . Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice Hall . Bigner , J. J. ( 1974 ). Second Borns’ Discrimination of Sibling Role Concepts . Developmental...
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Demography (1983) 20 (1): 87–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
... respondents. Among the most religious group, however, education had the opposite effect, suggesting that convergence will be delayed. 3 3 2011 © Population Association of America 1983 1983 Family Size Church Attendance Modern Contraceptive Family Planning Perspective Abortion Attitude...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 181–197.
Published: 01 February 2002
... is mediated by the coupleś childbearing intentions. The findings suggest that stepchildren should be incorporated into future models of fertility. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2002 2002 Church Attendance Fertility Intention Current Union Biological Child Previous Child...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 373–384.
Published: 01 August 1993
.... 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1993 1993 Divorce Rate Church Attendance General Social Survey Marital Disruption Marital Instability References Allison Paul ( 1984 ). Event History Analysis . Newbury Park, CA : Sage . Bachrach Christine...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 395–406.
Published: 01 August 1987
... status before marriage, first-birth status (whether it was premarital or premaritally conceived but born after marriage), religion, religi- osity as measured by church attendance, rural or urban place of residence, and educational attainment. Many studies have shown that women who marry before the age...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 199–214.
Published: 01 May 1992
... , Tim , & Calkins , Sandra ( 1983 ). Family Size and Contraceptive Use Among Mormons: 1965–1975 . Review of Religious Research , 25 ( 2 ), 103 – 14 . 10.2307/3511488 Hout , Michael , & Greeley , Andrew ( 1987 ). The Center Doesn’t Hold: Church Attendance...
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Demography (2006) 43 (1): 141–164.
Published: 01 February 2006
... Comstock , G.W. , & Partridge , K.B. ( 1972 ). Church Attendance and Health . Journal of Chronic Disease , 25 , 665 – 72 . 10.1016/0021-9681(72)90002-1 Cornoni-Huntley , J. , Ostfeld , A.M. , Taylor , J.O. , Wallace , R.B. , Blazer , D. , Berkman , L.F...
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Demography (1970) 7 (1): 53–60.
Published: 01 February 1970
... coefficient was eomputed via the analysis of var- iance test. The differenee and correlation were caleulated under controls for religion, edueation, total family income in 1967, anomie, achievement values, all possible pairs of the preceding variables, and re- ligion and frequency of church attend- ance...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 19–36.
Published: 01 February 1973
..., attending church-sponsored activities, discussing problems with a priest, etc. The per- formance of such acts should reflect in greater depth the influence of religion on a person's daily behavior and hence could have a greater effect on fertility patterns than formal affiliation. Although religiosity...
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 381–388.
Published: 01 August 1978
..., the less the opposi- tion to legalized abortion, except among Catholics who attend church frequently (Blake, 1971, 1973, 1977; Leahy, 1976; Rossi, 1967; Westoff et aI., 1969). In addi- tion to the above two contextual dimen- sions, age, sex, and race also have impacts on abortion attitudes. However...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 237–261.
Published: 01 May 2004
... (.54) 2.20 (.65) Father 1.96 (.54) 1.95 (.53) 1.97 (.52) 2.04 (.65) Frequency of church attendance (range = 1 5) Mother 2.91 (1.31) 2.80 (1.28) 3.03 (1.37) 3.01 (1.26) Father 2.63 (1.30) 2.53 (1.28) 2.84 (1.32) 2.53 (1.31) Quality of Parents Relationship Physical violence Father hits/slaps (reported...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 250–275.
Published: 01 March 1965
... to 4" is 3.0), Table 3.-PERCENTAGE DISTRIBUTION OF SAMPLE WITH RESPECT TO COMBINED PATTERN OF CHANGES FROM FIRST TO SECOND AND SECOND TO THIRD INTERVIEWS, BY RELIGION, BY CHURCH ATTENDING FOR CATHOLICS Wife Catholic Changes over Total Total Non- Attends church Attends church three interviews Sample...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 563–577.
Published: 01 November 1989
..., age at marriage, parity, and whether her first birth was premaritally conceived. We account for the effect of religion by entering the frequency of church attendance and two dummy variables: whether the mother is a fundamentalist Protestant or Baptist and whether she is a Catholic. Marital history...