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Published: 04 May 2011
Fig. 1 Distribution of human development index across districts. Source: Nepal South Asia Centre ( 1999 ). Nepal Human Development Report 1998 (Submitted to the United Nations Development Programme, Nepal), Kathmandu, Nepal More
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 173–184.
Published: 06 November 2013
...Kenneth Harttgen; Sebastian Vollmer Abstract Myrskylä et al. ( 2009 ) found that the relationship between the human development index (HDI) and the total fertility rate (TFR) reverses from negative (i.e., increases in HDI are associated with decreases in TFR) to positive (i.e., increases in HDI...
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Published: 01 September 2020
on standard errors clustered at the microregion level. The regression controls for time interactions with local Human Development Index (HDI); urbanization rate; income inequality (Gini); mosquito infestation; and fixed effects for microregion-specific seasonality, year-month, and microregion. More
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 341–359.
Published: 22 January 2018
...Ana Lucia Abeliansky; Holger Strulik Abstract We analyze human aging —understood as health deficit accumulation—for a panel of European individuals, using four waves of the Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe (SHARE data set) and constructing a health deficit index. Results from log...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 221–241.
Published: 28 January 2020
... inputs as minimal as a population pyramid. We develop five variants, each with increasing complexity and data requirements. We test accuracy across a diverse set of data sources that comprise more than 2,400 fertility schedules with known TFR values, including the Human Fertility Database, Demographic...
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 119–139.
Published: 27 November 2013
... researchers. This article is part of a larger study funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (R01HD060726). Research funds were also provided by the NIH/NICHD-funded CU Population Center (R24HD066613). The Framingham Heart Study was supported...
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Published: 01 September 2020
are produced from 187 placebo estimations. Dashed lines represent the top and bottom 10% of the placebo-generated differences. In panel b, reported 95% confidence intervals are based on standard errors clustered at the microregion level. The regression controls for time interactions with the local Human More
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 993–1012.
Published: 04 December 2012
... immigrants in the United States are related to the Human Development Index (HDI) of the origin country, a measure that previous research has linked closely to both positive and negative SES-BMI gradients (McLaren 2007 ). 2 Second, our analysis examines immigrant adaptation by evaluating whether SES-BMI...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1647–1680.
Published: 01 September 2020
... on standard errors clustered at the microregion level. The regression controls for time interactions with local Human Development Index (HDI); urbanization rate; income inequality (Gini); mosquito infestation; and fixed effects for microregion-specific seasonality, year-month, and microregion. ...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 401–424.
Published: 04 May 2011
...Fig. 1 Distribution of human development index across districts. Source: Nepal South Asia Centre ( 1999 ). Nepal Human Development Report 1998 (Submitted to the United Nations Development Programme, Nepal), Kathmandu, Nepal ...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 571–602.
Published: 01 April 2021
... as SSA, yet documenting trends by subregion and location of residence (urban/rural) is a first step toward a better understanding. Given that SSA countries rank lowest on development indices such as the Human Development Index, the preceding theories would suggest an increase in educational assortative...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1703–1728.
Published: 03 September 2015
... position of vignettes is calculated relative to the Severity 5 vignette. Other omitted reference categories are male (for sex), under age 50 (age), primary school completed (education), and Ghana (country). Countries are listed in reverse order of Human Development Index (United Nations Development...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2123–2146.
Published: 02 December 2019
... poorly in terms of health: life expectancy at birth is 57 years, and the infant mortality rate is high at 61 per 1,000 live births. Uganda’s 2015 human development index (HDI) value (a measure that reflects life expectancy, educational status, and income) ranked it as 163rd in a list of 188 countries...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1345–1368.
Published: 19 May 2020
... the noncontributory pension (treatment), with the other, Motul, selected for the control (comparison) group. A figure and two tables in the online appendix show how similar Valladolid and Motul are. Figure A1 shows no evidence of different trends in economic development (measured by the Human Development Index...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1349–1370.
Published: 03 July 2019
... at lower levels of development. We also conducted the analysis with other indicators of development, such as the Human Development Index and life expectancy at birth, and the results pointed to the same substantive conclusions (see Fig. A3 , online appendix). In addition to our main results, we...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 1195–1220.
Published: 01 June 2022
...] (Report). Retrieved from https://unesdoc.unesco.org/ark:/48223/pf0000136025 UNESCO . ( 2020 ). UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) database [Data set]. Retrieved from http://data.uis.unesco.org United Nations Development Programme . ( 2020 ). Human development index (Report). Available...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 653–684.
Published: 01 April 2022
... research might leverage cross-country variation and variables at the meso level (e.g., cultural conservatism and patriarchal norms in the community) and macro level (e.g., Human Development Index and Global Gender Gap) to explore the relevance of economic, cultural, and societal factors for explaining...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 847–870.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of our study; a separate study on the Arab population would be a valued contribution. In terms of national statistics, Israel has been undergoing many of the same social and economic processes occurring in other developed societies and is ranked by the United Nations Human Development Index as among...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1529–1558.
Published: 27 July 2017
... on sampling procedures, survey methods, and survey instruments (Kohler et al. 2015 ); pertinent information is also provided in Online Resource 1 (section S1). Malawi is ranked 174 of 187 in terms of the human development index (United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 2014 ), with approximately 15...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1905–1934.
Published: 20 August 2018
... GDP per capita as a catchall indicator of development is the subject of considerable criticism. Hence, we examine alternative specifications of our model using five different measures of social development: (1) logged gross national income; (2) human development index values; (3) extent of mass...
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