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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 2001
... on later probabilities of adopting contraceptive methods. Longitudinal data show that past visits are not significant in hazard models for adoption of contraceptive methods, whereas visits in the current round are significant. Therefore family planning workers’ visits affect women’s contraceptive behavior...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 895–920.
Published: 01 June 2022
... to regulate her sexual behavior, social norms, and anticipated feelings of guilt ( Grady et al. 1993 ; Mosher and Vonderheide 1985 ; Studer and Thornton 1987 ). If high religiosity leads young unmarried women to prioritize religious norms against contraception, then religiosity should be negatively...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1089–1113.
Published: 01 August 2023
... for some women, although that is primarily condom use. These findings have important implications for the ways contraception fits into women's lives and how that behavior interacts with relationships, sex, and life stage trajectories. Copyright © 2023 The Authors 2023 This is an open access article...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 887–909.
Published: 02 May 2017
... contributing to non-heterosexual women’s higher pregnancy risk. These data include weekly reports of relationships, sex, and contraceptive use over 30 months. We compare the relationships and fertility behaviors of three groups: exclusively heterosexual (consistent heterosexual behavior, identity...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 749–782.
Published: 20 April 2011
... at changing reproductive behavior and preferences among women in different age groups, even when we take into account differences in pre-intervention demand for contraceptive use. Evaluation of the impact of social programs is typically complicated by the fact that both program placement and individual...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 157–171.
Published: 01 February 2008
... THE MULTISTATE LIFE TABLE METHOD: AN APPLICATION TO CONTRACEPTIVE SWITCHING BEHAVIOR* TZY-MEY KUO, C. M. SUCHINDRAN, AND HELEN P. KOO In many demographic behaviors (e.g., those relating to marriage, contraception, migration, and health), people change among multiple statuses through time, sometimes leaving...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 559–578.
Published: 01 November 1990
... of Biosocial Science , 11 , 61 – 79 . Demography, Vol. 27, No.4, November 1990 Determinants of Contraceptive Switching Behavior in Rural Sri Lanka David N. Hamill Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 Amy O. Tsui Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 283–302.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Jeffrey Edmeades Abstract This study explores the ways in which women’s contraceptive behavior in a rural area of Thailand is shaped by both past and present context, based on the life course framework. Although the importance of contextual influences for contraceptive behavior is well established...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2003–2034.
Published: 08 September 2020
... women’s contraceptive behavior . Demography , 54 , 887 – 909 . England , P. , Caudillo , M. L. , Littlejohn , K. , Bass , B. C. , & Reed , J. ( 2016 ). Why do young, unmarried women who do not want to get pregnant contracept inconsistently? Mixed-method evidence...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 549–572.
Published: 21 February 2019
...Abigail Weitzman; Jennifer Barber; Yasamin Kusunoki Abstract Leveraging 2.5 years of weekly data from the Relationship Dynamics and Social Life Study, we investigate the relationship between young women’s sexual concurrency and their contraceptive behavior. Specifically, we (1) examine whether...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2057–2084.
Published: 30 November 2020
.... , & Budnick , J. ( 2017 ). Non-heterosexuality, relationships, and young women’s contraceptive behavior . Demography , 54 , 887 – 909 . England , P. ( 2016 ). Sometimes the social becomes personal: Gender, class, and sexualities . American Sociological Review , 81 , 4 – 28...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 459–476.
Published: 01 November 1978
... of Caucasians from the Filipinos’ neighborhoods. With increasing number of years lived in the United States, Filipino migrants’ fertility-related knowledge, attitudes, and desires became increasingly similar to those of the Caucasian group, but their contraceptive behavior did not. While approximately equal...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 295–320.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Dana O. Sarnak; Amy Tsui; Fredrick Makumbi; Simon Peter Sebina Kibira; Saifuddin Ahmed Abstract Although many studies have examined the influence of women's fertility preferences on subsequent fertility behavior and the role of contraceptive use intentions on unmet need, very few have explored...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1399–1428.
Published: 13 September 2016
.../resource-primary-download/FogZone.pdf Kirby , D. ( 2002 ). Antecedents of adolescent initiation of sex, contraceptive use, and pregnancy . American Journal of Health Behavior , 26 , 473 – 485 . 10.5993/AJHB.26.6.8 . Kirby , D. ( 2007 ). Emerging answers, 2007: Research findings...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1433–1452.
Published: 04 August 2012
...Krystale E. Littlejohn Abstract The unintended pregnancy rate in the United States remains high, and there are large race and education differences in unintended pregnancy and fertility. These differences make it important to study race and education differences in contraceptive behavior. Using...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 53–70.
Published: 01 February 1988
... between blacks and whites. For example, compared with whites, black married women avoid coital methods, and compared with blacks, white women shift contraceptive behavior more as they change marital status. The complex nature of the racial differences in contraceptive choice are interpreted as reflecting...
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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 (1991) 28 (1): 101–117.
Published: 01 February 1991
.... Comparison of such panel data with those of cross-sectional sample surveys also provides insights into the validity of measures of coital and contraceptive behavior. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1991 1991 Menstrual Cycle Pregnancy Risk Pregnancy Intention Fertility...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 201–228.
Published: 06 December 2018
..., and the factors are predictive of subsequent contraceptive behavior. However, some survey items do not seem strongly related to any dimension of either construct, and some dimensions of the two concepts appear to be poorly measured with existing survey questions. Nonetheless, we argue that the concepts...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 603–614.
Published: 01 November 1994
...’ departure from mainstream lifecourse trajectories influence young black women’s sexual and contraceptive behavior. The effects of female employment and socioeconomic status are greater for teens in urban neighborhoods than for teens living elsewhere. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America...