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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 1013–1034.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Hilde Bras; Aart C. Liefbroer; Cees H. Elzinga Abstract This article examines pathways to adulthood among Dutch cohorts born in the second half of the nineteenth century. Although largely overlooked by previous studies, theory suggests that life courses of young adults born during this period were...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 331–351.
Published: 01 May 2002
... in the Eighties . Journal of Marriage and the Family , 52 , 904 – 12 . 10.2307/353309 Wolfinger , N. ( 1999 ). Trends in the Intergenerational Transmission of Divorce . Demography , 36 , 415 – 20 . 10.2307/2648064 Stability Across Cohorts in Divorce Risk Factors 331 Demography, Volume...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 51–65.
Published: 01 February 1996
...Dowell Myers; Seong Woo Lee Abstract To what degree do immigrants reduce their high rates of residential overcrowding with increasing length of residence in the United States? This question is addressed through the application of a “double cohort” method that nests birth cohorts within immigration...
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Demography (1982) 19 (3): 351–370.
Published: 01 August 1982
...David E. Bloom Abstract This paper analyzes cross-cohort trends in the age pattern of women at first birth in the United States. The analysis involves fitting the Coale-McNeil marriage model to the age distribution of first birth frequencies for a number of recent white and nonwhite cohorts...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 101–114.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Robert Schoen; William Urton; Karen Woodrow; John Bai Abstract The significance of recent changes in marriage and divorce in the United States is examined from a cohort perspective. Marital status life tables, following birth cohorts through life and through the statuses of Never Married, Presently...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 May 1984
...Jan M. Hoem; Randi Selmer Abstract This paper studies the influence of premarital cohabitation on marital fertility by applying life table methods to data for cohorts of Danish women born in 1926–1955, collected in retrospective interviews made in 1975. For each five-year cohort, the data have been...
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Demography (1982) 19 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Amy Ong Tsui Abstract The family formation process is viewed as the progression of women through first marriage, first, subsequent, and last births and is examined for differential patterns of timing in 1930–1969 marriage cohorts. Based on the childbearing histories of approximately 17,000 white...
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Demography (1980) 17 (3): 275–295.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Fialar Finnäs; Jan M. Hoem Abstract This paper presents some main results of an investigation by life table methods of birth interval data in cohabitational unions (marriages as well as consensual unions) in current Danish cohorts. Our results confirm previous findings that an early age...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Hania Zlotnik; Kenneth Hill Abstract The indirect methods of demographic estimation available to date are often inadequate to estimate levels in the presence of trends. The use of measures relative to hypothetical cohorts to minimize the effectsoftrends and estimate period levels is described...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 759–783.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Jennifer E. Glick; Michael J. White Abstract Two nationally representative cohorts—from the National Educational Longitudinal Study (NELS) and High School and Beyond (HSB)—were used to examine the effects of generation and duration of residence on students’ performance on standardized tests over...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 253–265.
Published: 01 August 2000
... is applied to data from the National Long Term Care Surveys of elderly persons in the years 1982 to 1996 to produce active life expectancy estimates based on completed-cohort life tables. At ages 65 and 85, comparisons with extant period estimates for 1990 show that our active life expectancy estimates...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 249–269.
Published: 01 February 2018
... a key pathway for the transmission of economic position across generations. We begin to fill this gap in the literature by examining the relationship between health endowment at birth and intergenerational economic mobility across county birth cohorts in the United States, drawing on estimates from two...
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Demography (1979) 16 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 February 1979
... for annual marriage cohorts back to 1867. Actual experience to 1970 is traced and a projection beyond that point is made for cohorts with incomplete divorce histories. The cohort divorce series moves steadily upwards and shows much less variability than an equivalent series of period divorce rates. Factors...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 397–406.
Published: 01 August 1974
... nuptiality patterns. 8 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1974 1974 Birth Cohort Married Woman Average Issue Marital Fertility Marital Fertility Rate References 1971 Census of Population and Housing. Bulletin 3. Demographic Characteristics. Part 9 . ( 1973 ). Australia...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 187–206.
Published: 01 February 2022
... variation measure, which we call the cross-sectional average inequality in lifespan, or CAL † . This new index provides an alternative perspective on the analysis of lifespan inequality by combining the mortality histories of all cohorts present in a cross-sectional approach. We demonstrate how differences...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 949–973.
Published: 01 June 2022
...), and health expectancies (HEs) in different health states, bounded between two ages—I explore changes in healthy life expectancy across successive birth cohorts of the U.S. population. Results show that little compression of disability is occurring across cohorts, LE with chronic morbidities has expanded...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1607–1630.
Published: 01 October 2023
... effect of the BCG vaccine on cohort survival to midlife. Applying two complementary study designs, we find no evidence that survival to age 40 was affected by the discontinuation of childhood BCG vaccination. The results are consistent among both males and females and are robust to several sensitivity...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 464–478.
Published: 01 June 1967
...C. Horace Hamilton Resumen El objeto principalde esie trabajo es el desarrollo y prueba de un métoda paraestimar las muertes que ocurren durante una decada a cohortes envejecidas de nacimientos y defunciones, de modo, que pueda ser posible, estimar la miqraci/m. neta para cohortes de edad par el...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 1–31.
Published: 16 December 2019
...David Neumark; Maysen Yen Abstract We study the effects of the size of older cohorts on labor force participation and wages of older workers in the United States. We use panel data on states, treating the age structure of the population as endogenous, owing to migration. When older cohorts (50–59...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1897–1919.
Published: 09 May 2013
... and informed by the latest contributions of emigration scholarship, this research estimates net undercount for the 1990 census relative to the 2000 census by age, sex, year-of-entry, and place-of-birth cohorts. Ordinary least squares estimates suggest that males, recent arrivals, and cohorts aged 15–44 had...
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