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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 195–205.
Published: 01 May 1974
...Barry S. Tuchfeld; Leverett L. Guess; Donald W. Hastings Abstract Bogue and Palmore’s technique for estimating direct fertility measures from indirect indicators IS applied to the 95 counties of Tennessee 1960 and 1970. Findings based on these data tentatively suggest that this technique may...
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 237–245.
Published: 01 May 2000
... those with children. We also find that the new indirect measure produces relatively unbiased estimates of cohabitors’ characteristics. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2000 2000 Census Bureau Current Population Survey Foster Child Historical Estimate Unmarried Partner...
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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 (1964) 1 (1): 316–338.
Published: 01 March 1964
... regresión para la estimación de medidas directas de fecundidad con base sólo en datos censales. Census Data Indirect Measure General Fertility Rate Analytical Relation Total Fertility Rate SOME EMPIRICAL AND ANALYTIC RELATIONS AMONG DEMO- GRAPHIC FERTILITY MEASURES, WITH REGRESSION MODELS...
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Demography (1980) 17 (1): 25–37.
Published: 01 February 1980
... with a minimum of demographic data, namely, data on number of households and on the population by age and sex. The procedure is similar to that of Coale for fertility measurement (Coale, 1969); it is a form of indirect standardization in which the actual number of households is related to the number that would...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 361–382.
Published: 01 May 2006
... relied on indirect approaches, such as residual methods. Residual estimates, however, are sensitive to inaccura- cies in their constituent parts and are particularly ill-suitedfor measuring the emigration of recent ar- rivals. Here we introduce a new method for estimating foreign-born emigration...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1653–1676.
Published: 28 July 2017
... in a disadvantaged neighborhood; and (2) a natural indirect effect that measures differences in achievement resulting from exposure to the level of school poverty that subjects would experience living in an advantaged neighborhood rather than the level of school poverty that they would experience living...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 May 1994
... antecedents of mobility, subjective features of neighborhood context also play a role—albeit limited and indirect—in the decision to move or to stay. Demography, Vol. 31, No.2, May 1994 Neighborhood Context and Residential Mobility* Barrett A. Lee R.S. Oropesa James W. Kanan Department of Sociology...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
...Theodore Joyce Abstract This paper examines the impact of induced abortion on birth outcomes by treating abortion as an endogenous input into the production of infant health. To gauge the direct and indirect effects of abortion, three measures of infant health are considered simultaneously...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Hania Zlotnik; Kenneth Hill Abstract The indirect methods of demographic estimation available to date are often inadequate to estimate levels in the presence of trends. The use of measures relative to hypothetical cohorts to minimize the effectsoftrends and estimate period levels is described...
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Demography (1977) 14 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 1977
... and that the influence of family background on economic success is indirect, operating through home investments in children. INTRODUCTION This paper deals with the effect of mother's time spent out of the labor force, and presumably in the home, on the "pro- duction" of child quality, where child quality is measured...
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Demography (2023) 60 (2): 411–430.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., in these countries. We propose a method for estimating quantum-adjusted measures of the timing of first union dissolution from incomplete marriage histories. This method, indirect life table of first union dissolution (ILTUD), estimates the first union survival function from a simple tabulation of ever-married women...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 213–227.
Published: 01 May 1991
... Nations . Blacker , J.G.C. , & Mukiza-Gapere , J. ( 1988 ). The Indirect Measurement of Adult Mortality in Africa Africgan Population Conference, Dakar, 1988 (pp. 3.2.23 – 38 ). Lièege : International Union for the Scientific Study of Population . Booth , H. ( 1984...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., the collection of data on cohabitation lagged behind this interest (Casper and Cohen 2000; Smock 2000). In the absence of direct measurement of cohabitation, researchers constructed the rst national estimates of cohabitation using indirect measures based on household composi- tion data from the U.S. census...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 February 1985
... leading to accelerated decline in the first half of the decade may have changed for the worse in the second half. TRENDS AND DIFFERENTIALS IN CHILD MORTALITY IN BRAZIL Most of the available evidence on trends and differentials in child mortality in Brazil consists of indirect measures derived from...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1195–1218.
Published: 17 June 2019
... ). Early estimates of cohabitation were based on indirect measurement, such as POSSLQ (persons of the opposite sex sharing living quarters), but more recent surveys have shifted to direct questions establishing cohabitation status. Even though recent rounds of surveys have included direct questions about...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 607–627.
Published: 17 March 2012
... ). Mesure indirecte de la mortalité des adultes [Indirect measurement of adult mortality] . Population , 15 , 457 – 466 . 10.2307/1527311 Hill K. ( 1984 ). An evaluation of indirect methods for estimating mortality . In J. Vallin , J. H. Pollard , & L. Heligman (Eds...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 February 1994
... information collected during the periods marked by historical fertility transitions has left modem scholars without the empirical materials required to make direct inferences about the adoption of contraception. Historical demographers therefore have relied on several indirect statistical measures...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 603–615.
Published: 01 November 1972
.... The relative size of the black popula- tion is included in the analysis as an indirect measure of discrimination. Bla- lock (1956; 1957) has shown that in- creases in the nonwhite percentage are positively associated with increases in income differentials between blacks and whites. He argues that as the black...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 861–886.
Published: 19 April 2017
... they have been less commonly used to study the consequences of within-partner relationship churning. They are well-positioned to answer our research questions because they capture parents’ relationships over time, including both direct and indirect measures of relationship churning (as described later...
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