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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 431–441.
Published: 01 August 1972
... Press . Rumford , J. C. ( 1970 ). Use of the Chandrasekar—Deming technique in the Liberian Fertility Survey . Public Health Reports , 85 , 965 – 974 . Rumford , J. C. , Heperkan , Y. , & Fincanioglu , N. ( 1968 ). The principles and preliminary results...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 February 1984
...C. Gray Swicegood; S. Philip Morgan; Ronald R. Rindfuss Abstract This paper addresses the comparability of data from eight national fertility surveys conducted in the United States between 1955 and 1980. We examine the extent to which substantive conclusions about the levels and correlates...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 May 1991
... of occurrence or their age at the time of the event. The World Fertility Survey Group decided to handle the problem of poor date reporting by using a computer program to impute the missing information. This article illustrates the effect of these imputation procedures on cross-national differentials...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 899–925.
Published: 26 May 2020
... biases in relationships between abortion and other variables. Underreporting of abortion in the United States compromises the ability to study abortion—and, consequently, almost any pregnancy-related experience—using national fertility surveys. 24 4 2020 26 5 2020 © The Author(s) 2020...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1969) 6 (1): 17–26.
Published: 01 February 1969
...George C. Myers; Jeffry R. Gibson Abstract Social differentials in cumulative fertility revealed by field surveys in a number of countries typically have been interpreted with the implicit assumption that the timing of childbearing within the reproductive period remains constant. However...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 485–503.
Published: 01 March 1968
... of the number of births and birth rates for the United States derivedfrom fertility histories reported in a national population survey conducted in 1965. More particularly, this report is concerned with the variation in the quality of fertility statistics derived from the population survey as related...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 65–83.
Published: 01 February 2009
... values are exact. This assumption is relaxed here through a Bayesian extension of constrained maximum likelihood estimation applied to U.S. Hispanic fertility. The Bayesian approach allows for the use of both auxiliary survey data and expert judgment in making adjustments to published Hispanic Population...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 135–142.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Gordon F. Sutton; Gooloo S. Wunderlich Summary Marital fertility rates by educational attainment of mother are estimated for the United States for 1963. These calculations are based upon information collected in a probability sample survey of women having births in 1963 and are prepared by relating...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 271–278.
Published: 01 May 1987
... in India and by World Fertility Survey data from Bangladesh and Nepal. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Eligible Woman Vital Event Fertility Estimation Fertility Survey Fertility Measure References Hanenburg, R. 1980. Current Fertility. World Fertility...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 101–124.
Published: 28 December 2011
... these concerns, this study evaluates the quality of men’s fertility data in the 1979 and 1997 cohorts of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY79 and NLSY97) and in the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG). Comparing fertility rates in each survey with population rates based on data from Vital...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 639–657.
Published: 01 November 1973
... OF PERU Albert M. Marckwardt World Fertility Survey, 1-2 Berner Street, London, WIP 3AG, England Abstract-A comparison is made of demographic data gathered using an experimental short interview form with that from the more traditional in-depth fertility and contraceptive KAP interview. The short form...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 537–558.
Published: 01 November 1984
... Fertility Survey, which was part of the World Fertility Survey. The method works well, except in its application to the 1975 Census where the evidence suggests considerable misreporting of age at first marriage because of the way the question was asked and coded. Results confirm that ever-married fertility...
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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Lorenzo Moreno-Navarro Abstract This paper analyzes patterns of childbearing throughout the reproductive career of Latin American women, using a hazards model of birth interval life tables. Data come from five fertility surveys of the World Fertility Survey Programme. The analysis, within each...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 388–396.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Clyde V. Kiser Summary This is a review focused mainly upon the book Fertility and Family Planning in the United States , by Pascal K. Whelpton, Arthur A. Campbell, and John E. Patterson, published by Princeton University Press in 1966, and representing the results of the second GAF survey (1960...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1387–1395.
Published: 21 December 2012
... in the sense that they can be tabulated by categories or selected values of one socioeconomic variable while controlling for other socioeconomic variables. The methodology is applied to birth history data, in the form of actual birth histories from a fertility survey or reconstructed birth histories derived...
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Includes: Supplementary data
Published: 05 April 2018
Fig. 5 Mean age of childbearing, observed versus proposed. Sources: The observed MACs for China are calculated using survey-based age-specific fertility rates: 1970–1981 from the 1982 fertility survey, 1982–1987 from the 1988 fertility survey, 1988–1992 from the 1992 fertility survey, 1994 More
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 579–588.
Published: 01 November 1990
... the classic Princeton Fertility Surveys, we find relatively large husband effects on fertility outcomes as well as unique effects of spousal disagreement. Wives and husbands were equally likely to achieve fertility desires, and disagreeing couples experienced fertility rates midway between couples who wanted...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 577–595.
Published: 01 November 1981
...Anrudh K. Jain Abstract This paper investigates the structure of the relationship between female education and fertility. It is based on data published in First Country Reports of the World Fertility Surveys for eleven countries—Costa Rica, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Panama, Fiji, Korea...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 419–434.
Published: 01 August 1986
...William R. Lavely Abstract Coale and Trussell’s model of marital fertility is used to analyze data from China’s National One-per-Thousand Fertility Survey. Rural China experienced a regime of natural fertility until 1970, after which levels of fertility control rose with unprecedented speed...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 185–201.
Published: 01 May 1989
... employed length of the open birth interval. In an illustrative analysis of World Fertility Survey data from sub-Saharan Africa, sterility was found to be high in Cameroon, intermediate in Lesotho and Sudan, and low in Ghana and Kenya relative to an English historical population. 30 12 2010 ©...