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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 (2015) 52 (3): 1017–1024.
Published: 27 May 2015
... than 10 respondents self-identified as black but were classified as Asian). Table  1 shows, as expected, that the vast majority of respondents were classified and identified consistently. However, we believe the discrepant cases provide important information not because the number of discrepancies...
Includes: Supplementary data
Published: 01 December 2021
transcribed to create a consistent municipal-level register of all EC pills disbursed. A research assistant first transcribed data by hand, and a full audit of the transcription was then conducted; discrepancies were found and corrected in 0.29% of cases. More
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 565–580.
Published: 01 November 1992
... for blacks than for whites. In most of the discrepant cases for blacks, the decedent is older at death according to the program record than according to the vital record.4 In particular, among matched records the numbers of black decedents with recorded age at death of 85 or above are 2,400 and 2,158...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 523–532.
Published: 01 November 1993
... of subject areas, we used a sample of articles to check the consistency between our coding and the coding appearing in Population Index. Overall, there is 74% agreement in the coding of primary subject area. An examination of the discrepant cases revealed Population Index was more likely to code articles...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 17–28.
Published: 01 February 2001
... rates for first births from 1918 to 1990 in the United States, the discrepancy rates are greater than 1.9% in only two years; in no year is the discrepancy rate greater than 2.5%. Among the 365 total cases (73 years × 5 birth orders) of U.S. year- and birth-order-specific fertility, the discrepancy...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 413–423.
Published: 01 November 1969
... may indicate more cor- respondence than is actually the case for all records. It is not known to what ex- tent other characteristics (particularly age) were used to determine if a census record with similar but not identical spellings of name and/or street address constituted a match. (See National...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 589–601.
Published: 01 November 1972
... is much higher when compared with the experience of Western nations. The U.N. and West models predict a rate of infant mortality which is only one-third of the registered rate. The discrepancy is larger in the case of females than males, showing that sex differentials of infant mortality do not conform...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 449–460.
Published: 01 November 1983
... sources of er- ror may have contributed to discrepan- cies between Census and CPS reports of the same variable. Cases may have been mismatched between or within house- holds. Among correctly matched cases, the same respondent or a different re- spondent may have provided discrepant information...
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Demography (1980) 17 (4): 365–378.
Published: 01 November 1980
... 29.8 44.9 25.3 100 182 a Some college 31.4 51.5 17.1 100 35 College graduate 28.6 46.4 25.0 100 28 Fourth parity Less than high school 18.7 45.3 36.0 100 75 High school graduate 12.1 58.4 29.5 100 174a Some college 20.0 52.5 27.5 100 40 College graduate 31.6 63.1 5.3 100 19 alnc1udes a few cases...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 85–101.
Published: 01 February 2009
... (the reference category), some college, and college degree. Marital history is a dichotomous variable indicating whether the mother has ever been married. Family income is logged to correct for skewness. Missing cases are imputed to the mean, and a dummy variable ags the imputation. Analytic Strategy First, we...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 659–660.
Published: 01 November 1973
... percent also too large? Presumably Zito would have been con- tent with Equation 1 had it passed di- rectly through the 1801 census value, but where between a discrepancy of zero percent and one of 40 percent would Zito establish his threshold of accept- ance versus rejection? In any case, these percentage...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 701–720.
Published: 23 February 2017
... mortality information. To evaluate a country’s reported aggregate health outcome as a metric of improved development, it is important to understand the construction of that health measure—in this case, infant mortality—as well as possible avenues through which discrepancies and difficulties...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 589–600.
Published: 01 November 1990
... sampling was used. The primary sampling units were 1970 standard metropolitan statistical areas (SMSAs) and nonmetropolitan counties; 1,481 cases were interviewed. Because of the quota feature, overall response rates are not available. Our 1988 data are from a continuous series of telephone surveys...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 537–558.
Published: 01 November 1984
... and IS. It is not practical to apply the method to older children, because a high proportion of them do not live in the maternal house- hold and cannot be matched to mothers. The extension of the method to esti- mate age-duration-specific rates is straightforward. We have for the contin- uous case fla-x,d-x,t-x) = [Cad(x,t...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1903–1921.
Published: 01 December 2023
... of circumstances. Most notably, this was the first census to include an option to participate online, it was preceded by a contentious Supreme Court case regarding the suppression of immigrant participation, and it was conducted during a global health pandemic. Additionally, new measures to protect the privacy...
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Demography (1996) 33 (2): 193–209.
Published: 01 May 1996
... or state of birth in NCHS records that placed the certificate outside the sampling frame. One death occurring in Hawaii was omitted inadvertently. Discrepancies involved only a tiny fraction of cases. Three deaths that should have been included in the NCHS list were brought to our attention in records...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 250–275.
Published: 01 March 1965
...., the initial answer is "two or three" and the second answer is "two or four" or "three or four In 96 percent of these overlapping cases, one answer is com- pletely enclosed within the other. Wheth- er or not this represents a discrepancy is a debatable point. In 26 percent of the EIEs comparisons...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 1978
... adjustment of birth rates at all ages is of minor importance in view of its operational simplicity and also because of the fact that such adjustments will usu- ally be small in most cases. For purposes of comparison, Table 2 also provides the intrinsic rate of growth obtained from the earlier nonlinear model...
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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 139–142.
Published: 01 February 1987
...: The case of Korea . Demography , 22 , 280 – 288 . 10.2307/2061182 Arnold, F. 1986. The effect of sex preference on fertility and family planning: Empirical evidence. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, San Francisco, April 3–5. Arnold , F...