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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 343–356.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Barbara A. Anderson; Brian D. Silver Abstract We describe a simple measure of fertility control: the proportion of all births from the age-specific fertility schedule that occurs among women by age 35. This measure has broad applicability because it does not require information on marital fertility...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Thomas W. Pullum 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Natural Distribution Parity Distribution Marital Fertility Fertility Control Natural Parity References Bongaarts , J. ( 1978 ). A Framework for Analyzing the Proximate Determinants...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 163–188.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Paul A. David; Thomas A. Mroz; Warren C. Sanderson; Kenneth W. Wachter; David R. Weir Abstract Cohort parity analysis (CPA) is a method for indirect measurement of the extent and timing of the adoption of fertility control within marriage. It uses information on the parity distribution of a cohort...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 651–658.
Published: 01 June 1968
... (Sales No. E68IIF.17 [New York, 1968]). para. 132. 9 Tietze , C. ( 1959 ). The Clinical Effectiveness of Contraceptive Methods . American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , 18 , 650 – 656 . THE ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR ASIA AND THE FAR EAST PROGRAM TO ASSIST FERTILITY CONTROL...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 578–589.
Published: 01 June 1968
.... , Inane (Eds.), Planning in Turkey (pp. 274 – 278 ). Ankara : Middle East Technical University . 16 Prime Ministry, State Planning Office, Second Five-Year Development Plan (1967–1972) (Ankara: 1967), p. 227. FERTILITY CONTROL IN TURKEY NUSRET H. FI~EK AND FREDERIC C. SHORTER· The most...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 539–540.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Donald J. Bogue 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Social Prob Reduce Birth Rate Great Optimism Primary Sphere PROGRESS AND PROBLEMS OF WORLD FERTILITY CONTROL DONALD J. BOGUE, EDITOR* This entire issue of Demography is de- voted...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 773–779.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Frank Wilder; D. K. Tyagi 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Mass Communication Fertility Control Mobile Unit Family Plan * Ford Foundation Consultant to the Govern- ment of India in Mass Communication for Fam- ily planning...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1571–1595.
Published: 17 July 2020
...Gregory Clark; Neil Cummins; Matthew Curtis Abstract A conclusion of the European Fertility Project in 1986 was that pretransition populations mostly displayed natural fertility , where parity-dependent birth control was absent. This conclusion has recently been challenged for England by new...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1557–1572.
Published: 12 June 2019
..., in order to account for unobserved heterogeneity in couples’ fecundity (i.e., maternal-level fixed effects). Moreover, in order to control for the fact that maternal fertility is affected by age, we also controlled for the mother’s age at the beginning of each of her birth intervals. Clark and Cummins...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1541–1555.
Published: 17 June 2019
...Gregory Clark; Neil Cummins Abstract Overturning a generation of research, Cinnirella et al. Demography, 54, 413–436 ( 2017 ) found strong parity-dependent fertility control in pre-Industrial England 1540–1850. We show that their result is an unfortunate artifact of their statistical method...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 727–746.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Tommy Bengtsson; Martin Dribe Abstract In this article, we analyze fertility control in a rural population characterized by natural fertility, using survival analysis on a longitudinal data set at the individual level combined with food prices. Landless and semilandless families responded strongly...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 347–373.
Published: 01 May 1994
... without a readiness and ability to limit births. We can imagine a population in which the gap between natural fertility and the desired number of children had grown quite large, while birth control was still unknown or unthinkable. Such a population would have a very high potential for rapid fertility...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 817–827.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Melanie Guldi Abstract This article empirically assesses whether age-restricted access to abortion and the birth control pill influence minors’ fertility in the United States. There is not a strong consensus in previous literature regarding the relationship between laws restricting minors’ access...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 525–536.
Published: 01 November 1971
...Thomas J. Espenshade Abstract The natural fertility schedule of a population is the schedule of age-specific marital fertility we would observe if no birth control were being practiced. In natural fertility (no birth control) populations we can observe the natural fertility schedule directly...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 189–194.
Published: 01 May 1974
... 11, Number 2 May 1974 EFFECT ON UNWANTED FERTILITY OF EXTENDING PHYSICIAN-ADMINISTERED BIRTH CONTROL IN THE UNITED STATES J. Richard Udry and Karl E. Bauman Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514...
Published: 05 December 2019
Fig. 3 Synthetic control results for general fertility rates. The black vertical line in panel a is at November 2013, which is the last conception date for which women would have been exposed for at least one trimester to the new water supply. The black vertical line in panel b represents More
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 1965
... tables, with English translations on the right side. In general, the picture that emerged is similar to that found in similar inquiries in other countries: very high actual fertility coupled with stated preference for much lower fertility. Although knowledge of fertility control is very limited...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 357–367.
Published: 01 August 1990
... and urban strata is a plausible cause of the observed fertility differentials because other proximate variables are unlikely. Coale’s m , a presumed indicator of controlled fertility, suggests early fertility control in urban and better educated strata. The apparent preprogram beginnings of fertility...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 369–383.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Hans-Peter Kohler Abstract A puzzling observation in the diffusion of modern fertility control is the persistent diversity in contraceptive practices across communities or social strata. I propose a model of “learning in social networks” to explain this diversity with the random dynamics of word...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 345–361.
Published: 01 May 2008
... fertility during the initial decades of the nineteenth century and more rapid decline as the Civil War approached. Little evidence of fertility control within marriage is found for the very oldest women in the sample, but analysis of parity progression ratios indicates that some control had emerged...