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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 469–481.
Published: 01 November 1996
... of compromised births across racial and ethnic groups, as well as significant race/ethnic differentials in the risk of infant mortality associated with adverse outcomes. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1996 1996 Birth Weight Infant Mortality Birth Outcome Early Neonatal...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 509–517.
Published: 01 November 1998
...Willem Jan Van Der Veen Abstract Frisbie, Forbes, and Pullum (1996) show that it is meaningful to account for low birth weight, preterm delivery, and intrauterine growth-retardation when analyzing differences in compromised birth outcomes and infant mortality among racial and ethnic groups. I...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 967–988.
Published: 08 May 2015
...Coral del Río; Olga Alonso-Villar Abstract The aim of this article is twofold: (1) to descriptively explore the evolution of occupational segregation of women and men of different racial/ethnic groups in the United States during 1940–2010, and (2) to assess the consequences of segregation for each...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 172–195.
Published: 01 March 1967
... contributing factor. One of the poignant observations of the study is the fact that almost all ethnic groups with fertility above the median are those belonging to Moslem and Buddhist traditions. They are primarily located in the Central Asian republics, the Caucasus, and some parts of southern Siberia. Low...
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Published: 08 May 2015
Fig. 2 Segregation of the largest gender–racial/ethnic groups (Φ 1 g ), 1940–2010 More
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Published: 08 May 2015
Fig. 5 Gains/losses of the largest gender–racial/ethnic groups (Γ × 100), 1940–2010 More
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 461–489.
Published: 01 November 1983
... groups in tendencies to assimilate. A method of estimating ethnic reidentification in the USSR is described and evaluated. The expected number of survivors to the second census date for each age cohort of a given ethnic group is compared to the reported number of cohort members at the second census date...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1631–1654.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Darwin A. Baluran; Evelyn J. Patterson Abstract As the fastest growing racial group in the United States, understanding the health patterns of Asians is important to addressing health gaps in American society. Most studies have not considered the unique experiences of the ethnic groups contained...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 55–77.
Published: 01 February 2008
...David S. Kirk Abstract This study assesses the role of social context in explaining racial and ethnic disparities in arrest, with a focus on how distinct neighborhood contexts in which different racial and ethnic groups reside explain variations in criminal outcomes. To do so, I utilize...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Julie Park; Dowell Myers Abstract The new second generation of the post-1965 immigration era is observed as children with their parents in 1980 and again as adults 25 years later. Intergenerational mobility is assessed for both men and women in four major racial/ethnic groups, both in regard...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 651–675.
Published: 14 February 2012
..., and few have explored ethnic diversity within a racial or panethnic context. Using 2000 U.S. census data for Puerto Rican–, Mexican-, Chinese-, and Filipino-origin individuals, we examine differences in marriage and cohabitation with whites, with other minorities, within a panethnic group, and within...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 999–1021.
Published: 03 April 2019
...Randall Akee; Maggie R. Jones; Sonya R. Porter Abstract Using unique linked data, we examine income inequality and mobility across racial and ethnic groups in the United States. Our data encompass the universe of income tax filers in the United States for the period 2000–2014, matched...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 February 2002
... rural 7- to 14 year olds, with rates for ethnic Chinese boys roughly double those for girls from certain ethnic groups. Multivariate analyses indicate that the ethnic gap can be attributed, in part, to compositional differences in geographic location of residence and socioeconomic background...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 467–486.
Published: 01 August 1992
... to be geographic and market-sector attributes. The findings suggest the presence of structural constraints in the housing market which effectively channel racial/ethnic groups to separate neighborhoods. The overall results are reminiscent of early studies of neighborhood transition by Duncan and Duncan (1957...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 443–448.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Mary G. Powers Summary The data indicate that the SES levels of all nativity and ethnic groups are higher in metropolitan than in nonmetropolitan areas. The only exception appears to be that the socioeconomic levels of the 16 percent of all native whites of native parentage and of the 12 percent...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 869–893.
Published: 01 November 2010
... various native-born racial and ethnic groups. Further, among both foreign-born Asians and Hispanics, those with a native-born non-Hispanic white spouse are considerably less segregated from native-born white households than from other foreign-born Asian and Hispanic households. We also find that even...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1463–1493.
Published: 18 June 2019
... (TFRs) across racial/ethnic groups from the early 1990s to the present day, with a particular focus on the 2006–2014 period. The findings suggest that changes in industry composition—specifically, the loss of manufacturing and other goods-producing businesses—have a larger effect on TFRs than changes...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 467–479.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Eliya Msiyaphazi Zulu Abstract Using quantitative and qualitative data from three culturally heterogeneous ethnic groups in Malawi, I show that differences in postpartum sexual abstinence are closely associated with community-specific rationales for the practice, particularly differences...
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Demography (1995) 32 (2): 231–247.
Published: 01 May 1995
...James C. Cramer Abstract This paper attempts to explain the differences in birthweight observed between blacks, white Anglos, Chicanos, and other racial and ethnic groups. The analysis focuses on the role of income and financial assistance from relatives and public programs. Using data from the NLS...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 259–284.
Published: 19 January 2017
... as variables. To facilitate incorporation of this aspect of population change, we show patterns and directions of individual-level race and Hispanic response change throughout the United States and among all federally recognized race/ethnic groups. We use internal U.S. Census Bureau data from the 2000 and 2010...
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