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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 65–81.
Published: 01 February 1991
... a stronger effect on contraceptive behavior in that area. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1991 1991 Family Planning Treatment Area Contraceptive Behavior Additional Child Comparison Area References Amin , R. , Choudhuri , S. R. , Mariam , A. G...
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Demography (1970) 7 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 November 1970
... are calculated under the assumption that the area has repeated the European pattern. A comparison between these hypothetical populations with the actual ones shows how different the situation of the area has actually been. Nevertheless, an analysis of the necessary fertility changes in order to reproduce...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 315–332.
Published: 01 August 1993
... Gender Preference Comparison Area References Ahmed Nilufer R. ( 1981 ). Family Size and Sex Preferences among Women in Rural Bangladesh . Studies in Family Planning , 12 , 100 – 9 . 10.2307/1966371 Allison Paul ( 1982 ). Discrete-Time Methods for the Analysis of Event...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 411–420.
Published: 01 August 1997
... trends and differences for the two periods examined—before 1984 and before 1989. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1997 1997 Treatment Area Birth Interval Antenatal Visit Comparison Area Index Child References Aguirre, A. 1990. “The Preceding Birth Technique...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 2001
... by decreasing the costs of contraception. Results of contraceptive discontinuation hazard models further support this hypothesis. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2001 2001 Family Planning Contraceptive Method Contraceptive Behavior Previous Round Comparison Area...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 1051–1084.
Published: 08 July 2016
... of more than 1 million, and France has four (Paris, Lyon, Marseille, and Lille). We use two approaches to make cross-country comparisons. First, we compare the average or the aggregate of the 51 U.S. metropolitan areas to the average or aggregate of the four French metropolitan areas. Second, to further...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 233–257.
Published: 21 January 2015
... were interviewed in rural Kanchanaburi in both years but moved to an urban area and returned in the meantime. A rural comparison group comprises respondents who remained in the origin villages. An urban comparison sample includes longer-term residents of the urban destination communities. Physical...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 499–524.
Published: 17 March 2012
... used both to supplement tribe members’ income and to finance tribal infrastructure. We assembled annual data from 1988–2003 on tribal gaming, health care access (from the Area Resource File), and individual health and socioeconomic characteristics data (from the Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 539–562.
Published: 01 August 2007
... comparison, as well as variables measuring regional and metropolitan characteristics, racial and ethnic group characteristics, and levels of racial residential seg- regation. Independent variables in these models have a correlated error structure because the same metropolitan areas are potentially included...
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 575–587.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Jan Saarela; Fjalar Finnäs Abstract In this article, we analyze mortality rates of Finns born in areas that were ceded to the Soviet Union after World War II and from which the entire population was evacuated. These internally displaced persons are observed during the period 1971-2004 and compared...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... in the study of human fertility. This paper combines retrospective and subsequent mobility data obtained from a Los Angeles area probability sample to demonstrate that a past mobility—choice, plan—actualization sequence is congruent with subsequent moves. First, comparisons are made of mobility plans...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 693–717.
Published: 01 August 2008
... that this relationship changes as a society develops, but this theory has been difficult to assess because the existing evidence requires comparisons across countries with different social structures and at different levels of development. The world’s fourth most populous nation in 2007, Indonesia has developed rapidly...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 827–852.
Published: 04 December 2012
..., and population sizes–gender structures at the subnational level in the United States. Comparisons of projections from 1990 to 2000 using this approach with census counts in 2000 for each of the 50 states and Washington, DC show that 68.0 %, 17.0 %, 11.2 %, and 3.8 % of the absolute percentage errors are <3.0...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 149–180.
Published: 05 December 2012
... et al. 1992 ; Phillips et al. 1988 ). DSS quarterly general fertility rates from 1976 to 1981 showed that the treatment areas that provided family planning services to women in their homes starting in October 1977 experienced a 22 % to 25 % lower fertility than did the comparison areas, controlling...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1739–1764.
Published: 03 May 2013
..., with more accessible and higher-quality FP services than the standard government services available in the other half, known as the Comparison Area. The Comparison Area is typical of much of Bangladesh in contraceptive practice (icddr,b 2011 ), fertility (Mitra et al. 1994 ; NIPORT, Mitra and Associates...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 23–43.
Published: 01 February 2010
... with unexposed individuals. However, there were no significant differences in median time of onset for those ever experiencing heart disease. As a comparison, we found that there were no significant seasonality effects for those who lived in urban areas during childhood. We conclude that early exposures in utero...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 633–640.
Published: 01 November 1988
... of noncomparable migration-defining areas and focuses on all changes of usual residence. The resulting comparisons are, in a sense, precise; but this approach has been criticized for failing to distinguish local from non local movement, thereby combining dissimilar moves. Measuring distance moved is the most...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 347–357.
Published: 01 November 1969
... of male migrants to Monterrey, Mexico, a rapidly growing metropolis in a developing country. A comparison was made between the characteristics of migrants and census information for the origin populations for 1940 and 1960. Overall, in terms of education and occupational position, migrants are positively...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 287–299.
Published: 01 August 1970
.... Judging from their numbers in the Philadelphia data, other nonwhite raees intermarry more frequently, proportion- ally, than do Negroes. Area Comparisons In a set of marriage statisties as- sembled by the state in 1888, but soon abandoned as an ineomplete system, out of 108 marriages of eolored persons...
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Demography (1969) 6 (1): 27–43.
Published: 01 February 1969
... has been favorable in comparison with the experience of men in the legal and medical professions although this differential has been diminishing. The initially favorable position of the clergy relative to teachers has been reversed. There is some evidence of mortality differentials within the clerical...