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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 444–455.
Published: 01 March 1965
... condiciones, y el análisis de los movimientos dominante y de retorno en corrientes individuales entre divisiones internasde los estados permitan conocer mas a fondo el problema que significa medir la importancia y los efecioe de las migraciones de retorno. Return Migration Peak Rate Dominant Direction...
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Demography 11460856.
Published: 18 July 2024
...Jawa Issa; Tom Van Ourti; Pieter van Baal; Owen O'Donnell Abstract Diverging mortality trends at different ages motivate the monitoring of lifespan inequality alongside life expectancy. Conclusions are ambiguous when life expectancy and lifespan inequality move in the same direction or when...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 393–409.
Published: 01 August 1989
... elements of the work environment that are evaluated against nonwork alternatives. In the case of retirement, these aspects of occupational attractiveness function as a dominant and direct force in retirement decision making. With regard to disability, the occupational attribute of substantive complexity...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 691–704.
Published: 01 November 1989
... States and Sweden show that the dominant factor in current aging in these countries is a history of declining mortality. Migration also contributes significantly but in opposite directions in the two countries. The two approaches are integrated after recognizing that the rate of change in the mean age...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 337–353.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Andrew Cherlin; Aphichat Chamratrithirong Abstract Data from a survey of marriage patterns in central Thailand illustrate the complexity of change in marriage patterns in a developing society-the diversity of traditional patterns, the different directions of change, and the variations in current...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 135–164.
Published: 18 December 2017
... metrics developed in sequence analysis with cross-classified multilevel modeling, is used to simultaneously quantify the proportions of variance attributable to birth cohort and country differences. This approach allows the direct comparison of changing levels of family trajectory differentiation across...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 209–231.
Published: 21 January 2015
... the figures in Table  2 is that there is no dominant direction of migration among the latest generation of black Americans. Most notable in this latest generation is the proportion of black Americans who have stayed in place, as represented by the 85 % of families that did not leave their origin state...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1955–1975.
Published: 01 October 2021
... reporting of husbands' decision-making dominance in either direction (i.e., underreports or overreports) depending on their perception about the most socially acceptable response. If this were the case, reports of husbands' decision-making dominance would nonetheless capture important information about...
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Demography (1997) 34 (1): 115–134.
Published: 01 February 1997
... cycle transfers depicted in Figure I is broadly consistent with the old age security hypothesis in the sense that it shows that the dominant direction of monetary transfers within families is from the younger to the older gen- eration. According to this hypothesis, children provide in- come...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 299–311.
Published: 01 August 1983
... in the intermetropolitan flow. Within the interstate nonmetropolitan stream, im- posed and preference-dominated em- ployment migrations were almost of equal frequency. Disregarding employment-related mi- gration, preference-dominated migration was most frequent in the metropolitan to nonmetropolitan direction; about 40...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1527–1550.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Mathias Lerch Abstract Although natural increase has been recognized as the main driver of postwar urban growth in developing countries, urban transition theory predicts a dominant role for population mobility in the early and late phases of the process. To account for this discrepancy between...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 43–58.
Published: 01 February 2001
... are linked to the respondent only by a direct relation and have no indirect connections through other net- work partners. Social learning and social influence can be distinguished on the basis of the above observations. If social learning dominates, we expect to find that both dense and sparse net- works...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 423–441.
Published: 01 June 1967
... ). On the Use of the Direct Matrix Product in Analysing Certain Stochastic Population Models . Biometrika , LIIII , 397 – 416 . 15 Keyfitz , N. ( 1965 ). The Intrinsic Rate of Natural Increase and the Dominant Root of the Projection Matrix . Population Studies , XVIII , 293 – 308 10.2307...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 February 1972
... to distance is not directly propor- form of the gradients at any given time. tional to the change in the number of Nevertheless, further research on the miles, but is related to proportional shape and direction of gradients of met- changes in distance." Dollar value of ropolitan dominance at one point in time...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 865–890.
Published: 01 June 2023
... and behavioral demography topics rather than by a reduction in the number of papers on core demography topics, suggesting complementarity rather than competition. Although the three journals are trending in the same direction, Demography dominates this trend with a significant expansion in the count...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1955–1977.
Published: 25 October 2016
... 2012 ; Putnam 2007 ). The rapid growth of minority groups via immigration, natural increase, intermarriage, and related processes has boosted the representation of Hispanics and Asians nationally while reducing white demographic dominance. Similar shifts are evident for most states, metropolitan areas...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 519–533.
Published: 01 November 1983
... ). Family Building: A Social-Psychological Study of Fertility Decisions . Population and Environment: Behavioral and Social , 3 , 210 – 220 . 10.1007/BF01255339 Weiler R. H. ( 1968 ). The Employment of Wives, Dominance, and Fertility . Journal of Marriage and the Family , 30 , 437 – 442...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 276–288.
Published: 01 March 1965
... crude rates rather than to the intrinsic rates. This will tell in what direction. the which is 928.8. The 1962 figure is 926.5. The ultimate sex ratio applying the in- trinsic rates is about unity; that on the current rates is 926.5. What is the mean- ing of this large difference? The answer seems...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
... and the percentage of fifth- and higher-order births is 0.65 and 0.52 for whites and blacks, respectively. 10 This restriction has no bearing on the total effect of an input on infant health. Nor should it appreciably alter the direct effect of an input on neonatal mortality due to the dominance of low birth weight...
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 August 1996
... expect a health benefit from remarriage. For divorced men over age 50, the net ben- efit is even larger than the gross benefit, an indication that the negative direct health effect (rather than the effect of un- measured factors) dominates for this group. At reference age 50, both specifications show...