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Demography (1976) 13 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 February 1976
... and in a particular case it is conceptually analogous to the total fertility by birth order but free from the influence of the parity distribution. Fertility of American women for the period 1935–1968 was studied by use of such lifetime probabilities. It appears that the trend of fertility of high birth orders has...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 377–395.
Published: 01 August 1974
..., with somewhat larger declines in nonwhite high order births but smaller declines for second and third births. Generally birth rate declines between 1968 and 1971 seemed to continue the pattern of the early and mid 1960's. An exception appears to be the rate for second births with only a small decline for whites...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 688–709.
Published: 01 June 1967
... population technique from the proportion of children under 5 years of age. Three sets of estimates of birth rate, then, have been produced. They yielded a high agreement for the country as a whole, as well as for the provincial and district levels. These estimates were then compared with the proportion...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 37–51.
Published: 01 February 1973
... data bring into focus new evidence. It was found that economic dependency of women is associated with the marriage differential between sexes. This relationship is especially evident in the regions where birth rates are of a low order. In the geographic areas where fertility is high, the percentage...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 161–184.
Published: 01 May 1986
... that the recent rise is largely due to a “making up” of lower order births (first, second, and third) that had been postponed by a rapid increase in age at marriage. The period trend in higher order births and cohort trends of cumulative fertility from census data point to a continued reduction in completed Malay...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 626–640.
Published: 01 June 1967
... on order of live birth is that they had a considerably high incidence of nonreports, as high as 16 per- cent, compared to only one percent among orders of pregnancy. In view of the fairly high degree of com- pleteness of registration of births, it was decided to utilize the parity data entered...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 305–318.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., once the confounding effects of prematurity are removed. The risks associated with short conception intervals are confined to children who are also high birth order; they persist in the presence of controls for prior familial child mortality, breast-feeding, mother’s age, and socioeconomic status...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1135–1153.
Published: 14 November 2012
... multiple children in stable unions. Multipartner fertility, on the other hand, is positively associated with both disadvantage and advantage: higher-order birth risks with a new partner are more prevalent among men with low as well as high socioeconomic status. An intervening factor among disadvantaged men...
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Demography (1991) 28 (3): 467–479.
Published: 01 August 1991
... is studied by using period parity progression ratios. Levels of marriage and motherhood are found to have been high and essentially constant though the late 1980s, suggesting that the decline has been due almost entirely to declines in second and higher order-births. Families with three or more children play...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 414–428.
Published: 01 March 1965
... Interval Previous Child High Order Birth References 1 For discussion of recent trends, see the following: Pascal K. Whelpton, “Why Did the United States Crude Birth Rate Decline during 1957–1962?” Population Index (April, 1963); Anders Lunde, Carl Ortmeyer, and Earl Huyck, “Marriages, Births...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 279–286.
Published: 01 May 1989
.... , & Ford , K. ( 1981 ). Sex and Pregnancy in Adolescence . Beverly Hills, Calif. : Sage . Black Woman Central City Unmarried Woman Marital Disruption High Order Birth © Population Association of America 1989 1989 30 12 2010 ...
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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 611–623.
Published: 01 November 1985
... fertility schedules are also estimated. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 Average Parity Total Fertility Rate High Order Birth Fertility Schedule Intercensal Period References Arthur W. B. , & Vaupel J. W. ( 1984 ). Some general...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1893–1915.
Published: 08 October 2015
... evidence of negative associations between exposure to poor economic conditions and nonmarital fertility among low-SES women. These relationships do not appear to be confined to higher-order births or to be due solely to marital sorting. Further, the impacts of poor economic conditions on the fertility...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 247–259.
Published: 01 May 1971
... of second children. This accounted for about one- third of the increase. However there were also fewer childless marriages and an increase in three and four child fam- ilies. Later marriages seem likely to have smaller families since the recent decline has been greatest in the high order births. It could...
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Demography (1994) 31 (3): 459–479.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of a strong government, which tried to modify this custom as well as other traditional practices that it viewed as harmful. The especially high reported sex ratios among higher-order births (particularly when birth order is measured separately within each sex), as shown in Tables 4 and 5, are a natural result...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 299–322.
Published: 01 August 1987
... to distinguish high birth orders, but there are too few births at older ages and high birth orders to permit this with our methods and data. The results therefore conceal important birth-order differences in risk at older ages. Race and Spanish-surname ethnicity are combined as a single three-category variable...
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Demography (1994) 31 (3): 481–486.
Published: 01 August 1994
..., this ratio is almost certainly higher than "normal" (1.06) in three of the four counties (Smith and Tian 1993). This is in contrast to the situation reported for national-level data sets, in which high sex ratios for second- and higher-order births are contrasted with the "normal levels" reported for first...
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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 447–458.
Published: 01 August 1973
... to the relatively high mortality rates of children of older mothers (who tend to be concentrated in the higher birth orders (is partly, but not entirely, offset by the relatively high mortality rates of children of teen-age mothers (who tend to be concentrated in the lower birth orders) . Low Maternal Mortality...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 587–611.
Published: 01 November 1974
... values (12 or lower). Lesser, but still substantial, differences occur at the other parities, as seen in the sum- mary below: o 1 2 4 1.44 2.17 2.55 4.56 2.32 2.95 3.53 5.02 Differences in Number of Births in Follow-up Period Parity between High and Low I-Scale Groups o .88 1 .78 2 .98 4 .46 The number...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 335–343.
Published: 01 May 2007
... (coded as 1 if mother s education is senior high school or above), father s education (coded as 1 if father s education is senior high school or above), and their interaction terms. Other ex- planatory variables (X) included gender (male = 1); dummy variables for twin, birth order, mothers age...