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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 773–779.
Published: 01 June 1967
... de funciones exponenciales uno puede determinar valores para la distribucion de estas variables y la tasa cruda de mortalidad para cualquier nivel de consumo de energía que se desee. Summary Per capita consumption of energy in 112 world areas was related to a series of economic and demographic...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 559–586.
Published: 14 March 2018
...Udi Sommer Abstract Where connections between demography and politics are examined in the literature, it is largely in the context of the effects of male aspects of demography on phenomena such as political violence. This project aims to place the study of demographic variables’ influence...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 1983
..., the demographic variables are endogenous. Economic and meteorological conditions are exogenous. Our indicator of economic conditions is the price of wheat, the principal food crop. Biometric models of fertility and empirical research on the biologically-based interrelations of fertility and mortality provide...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 275–293.
Published: 01 May 1972
...Eduardo E. Arriaga Abstract This paper has two principal aims: (1) to analyze and measure how the demographic variables—mortality, fertility, and im migration—affect the cost of education; (2) to evaluate what possibilities developing countries, such as those of Latin America, have for a rapid...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 109–128.
Published: 01 February 1984
...W. Brian Arthur Abstract Many seemingly different questions that arise in the analysis of population change can be phrased as the same technical question: How, within a given demographic model, would variable y change if the age- or time-specific function f were to change arbitrarily in shape...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 411–425.
Published: 01 August 1971
... characteristics were highly related to whether the woman participated in discussions about family planning with other women. Among women who did participate in such discussions, the social and demographic variables were not substantially related to opinion leadership. In fact, the critical variables for opinion...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 90–97.
Published: 01 March 1967
... and occupational structure have given individuals more control over different demographic variables, made the study of individual decisions with demographic consequences important, and led to joint efforts by demographers and social psychologists. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 353–372.
Published: 01 August 1989
... in the demographic variables. These conditions, which can be expressed in terms of relations between the Malthusian parameter and population entropy, provide a means for evaluating the effect of selective and nonselective factors on demographic trends in human populations. The distinction between the roles...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 923–934.
Published: 01 November 2010
... factors, such as individual and family background variables. We measure social interaction through the cross-sibling influences on fertility. Continuous-time hazard models are estimated separately for women’s first and second births. In addition to individual socioeconomic variables, demographic variables...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 February 2009
... and were away from home for only a few days. Using logistic regression analysis, we found that the strength of the hurricane and the vulnerability of the housing unit had the greatest impact on evacuation behavior; additionally, several demographic variables had significant effects on the probability...
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Demography (1970) 7 (1): 61–69.
Published: 01 February 1970
... as possible explanations for the apparent discrepancy. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the influence of demographic variables (viz., mortality, fertility, age at marriage) on average household size under different family systems—nuclear, extended and stem. The approach used has been applied...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 107–120.
Published: 01 February 1975
..., specifically economic and demographic variables, on female participation and sexual equality within a specific sector of the labor force: the professions. The units of analysis are primarily European countries with the inclusion of the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The findings indicate...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 45–54.
Published: 01 March 1968
... tierra no mostraron una relación constante con la adopción. Se discute posibles razones de estos resultados. Summary Hypotheses dealing with the relationship between social and demographic variables and contraceptive adoption as a process have been tested for persons initiating adoption during the years...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 February 1984
...E. O. Tawiah Abstract The relatively few studies conducted on fertility differentials in Ghana have not controlled for the effect of important demographic variables, such as age at first marriage and current age of respondent. This paper attempts a multivariate analysis of the relationship between...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 97–108.
Published: 01 February 1984
... to this disequilibrium is suicide. The model explains the variation in age- and sex-specific suicide rates for the United States over the period 1948 to 1976. It identifies the direct effect of changes in cohort size on suicide rates as well as the indirect effect operating through other demographic variables. The model...
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 265–272.
Published: 01 August 1977
... to marital dissolution. The associations between several other social demographic variables and marital dissolution also are investigated. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1977 1977 Child Care Ordinary Little Square Preschool Child National Longitudinal Survey Russell Sage...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 481–495.
Published: 01 November 1977
... of economic, sociological, and demographic variables. The probit maximum likelihood estimation procedure is utilized, and the analysis is based on cross-sectional data on 2,910 currently married women obtained from a national survey conducted in Pakistan in 1968–1969. The principal finding is the presence...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 361–375.
Published: 01 August 1974
... selected legal and nonlegal factors. This finding suggests that previous ecological studies of divorce have overemphasized the effect of mobility and social stability on geographic divorce rate differentials, perhaps due to the neglect of demographic variables such as age distribution and especially age...
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Demography (1982) 19 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 August 1982
... variables, but infant survival was still affected by whether both parents wanted a birth. INTRODUCTION Infant mortality declines have been a major component of the demographic transition in both the developed coun- tries and the developing regions. Several recent studies have demonstrated the close...
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Demography (1995) 32 (3): 365–378.
Published: 01 August 1995
... (CPS). We include as regressors demographic characteristics, earnings opportunities for wives and for husbands, and the interactions of all the variables with time trends. We use the estimated models to decompose the increase in employment into a component due to changes in the demographic...