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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 307–314.
Published: 01 May 1988
...John G. Haaga Abstract This article examines retest reliability and digit preference in retrospective survey data on breastfeeding duration and type of supplementary food, covering three decades and reported by more than 1200 Malaysian women. Women with little or no education, rural residents...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 287–307.
Published: 01 August 1981
... problems resulting from digit preference or age heaping, the need to use dichotomous dependent variables, unavoidable truncation biases in the basic data, and structural shifts in the determinants of breastfeeding at different durations. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1981 1981...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 477–490.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to the compulsory registration areas where an eighth of the population of the country lives. It was found that age misstatement occurs partly because of digital preference but even more commonly because of a tendency to approximate age to the nearest birthday. Thus, when age misstatement occurs through the latter...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 859–875.
Published: 01 June 1967
... prior to1957 leads to an appraisal of the method of collecting Chinese age data in the 1957 census. 24 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967 Chinese System Digital Preference Chinese Date Terminal Digit Stable Population Theory References 1 Chen , Ta...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 563–573.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Karen Oppenheim Mason; Lisa G. Cope 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Household Head Birth Date Enumeration District Discrepant Case Digital Preference References Caldwell , J. C. , & Igun , A. A. ( 1971 ). An experiment...
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Demography (1979) 16 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 February 1979
... series, but it may also lie in the census series. It seems likely that those who had divorced had less exact recall of duration since first marriage and were more prone to digit preference than those in contin- uing marriages, where passing an endur- ance marker is often cause for celebration. If those...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 February 1990
... by individuals' physiological features such as height and color of hair, personal characteristics such as marital status and number of children born, preference for digits such as 0 and 5, and subjective biases to either over- or underreport age. These introduce both random and systematic errors in age data...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 673–677.
Published: 01 November 1973
... by the digit preference for an even number of children in response to queries on children desired, which may imply an unrealized need for symmetry among the respondents or a lack of serious con- sideration given to providing an estimate of number of children desired. The low reliability of some attitudinal...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1977–2007.
Published: 01 October 2021
... dominance and exclude others from gaining high-status positions, hence reinforcing social inequality. Applying a Bourdieusian view on digital mating in Germany, and showing that social class reproduction strongly permeates people's online preferences and interactions, Schmitz (2017) already noted...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 455–463.
Published: 01 August 1972
... Digit Person Record Maximum Code References Gittelsohn , A. M. , & Benning , B. S. ( 1964 ). Tabulation of vital records by computer . Public Health Reports , 79 , 895 – 904 . Sakoda , James M. ( 1964 ). Brown University 1960 Census Code Book . Providence...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1597–1618.
Published: 23 August 2014
...), and weekly working hours. Occupations are measured in two-digit classification by the occupational variable OCC1990. The latter is one of two standardized occupational variables and the one recommended by IPUMS as preferable for analyses of the samples from 1980 onward. 1 Because occupational...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 511–521.
Published: 01 November 1996
... conditions, and detailed industry. We use a measure of sex composition that applies to detailed jobs: cells in a three-digit census occupation by three-digit census industry matrix. We use pooled panel data from the 1979–1987 waves of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth. The unit of analysis...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
... patterns of digit prefer- ence, the preferred digits being 0 and 5. It is therefore necessary to use duration data in broad class intervals such as 0-4, 5-9, and so forth. There are advantages in using class intervals in which 0 and 5 come in the middle, but, since the duration data are to be used...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 571–580.
Published: 01 November 1977
...- reporting, for which no adjustments were made in this application. It is apparent in Table I, for example, that the large year- to-year fluctuations in the TFR, stemming largely from well-known patterns of digit preference in the reporting of children's ages, greatly overshadow sampling error in the annual...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2135–2159.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in income or economic opportunities will mostly result in income effects on fertility decisions. These models predict that as family income rises, fertility will increase (see Becker 1960 ; and for a recent review, see Doepke 2015 ). However, the trade-off in parents' preferences regarding the quantity...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 399–409.
Published: 01 August 1997
... to deaths involving chronic conditions of old age. 6. Associated causes consist of any conditions listed in Part I or Part II of the death certificate. Once assigned, the numerous four-digit ICD-9 codes? must be organized into broader but meaningful analytic cat- egories. No single system for organizing...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 323–337.
Published: 01 August 1984
... with experienced mortal- ity, the coefficients associated with the calendar- year variables may also include the effects of unmeasured changes in such probabilities. 5 As noted by Haaga (1981), the breastfeeding data from the MFLS are subject to the problem of digit preference, that is, the tendency on the part...
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Demography (1993) 30 (2): 127–142.
Published: 01 May 1993
... and coital frequency in fecundability. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION This paper has taken advantage of a natural experiment in which cultural preferences give us reason to expect purposeful changes in family formation behavior. The estimates offered herein suggest that the double-digit increases in Dragon Year...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 865–890.
Published: 01 June 2023
... at least two papers on core demography topics since 1990 and authored a total of 23,456 unique articles published across a multitude of outlets between January 1990 and November 2021. This period coincides with the exponential increase in digital journals, many of which are open access, a shift that may...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 415–420.
Published: 01 August 1999
... the higher level of education between the two parents. For re- spondents from mother-only families, I use mothers' educa- tion. Measures of income or occupational status are prefer- able but are not available. An item that asks respondents to recall their families' economic well-being almost certainly fails...