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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 327–352.
Published: 01 August 1985
... of a spatial frame of reference. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 Migration Rate Wage Rate Migration Process Population Pressure Development Paradigm References Alonso W. ( 1977 ). A Theory of Movements . In N. M. Hansen (Ed.), Human...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 477–498.
Published: 10 February 2012
... analysis further because the types of selectivity processes involved in their parental-migration processes are generally unclear. 3 Critical information on parental internal-migration status is also unavailable for these children, making their inclusion in the analysis potentially problematic...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1563–1591.
Published: 07 June 2013
... processes, we also expect to arrive at findings that will inform a more general model of heterogeneous death processes that bear specific biological or social relevance. As a first step, a thorough exploration of the change in the age pattern of mortality increase is crucial to test our hypothesis...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 838–842.
Published: 01 June 1967
... ser comparado uno con otro y con criterios externos, tales como series de tiempo empíricas. Summary The demographic model is a program for representing births, deaths, migration, and social mobility as social processes in a non-stationary stochastic process (Markovian). Transition probabilities for...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1663–1686.
Published: 25 May 2013
... consequences. Controlling for social changes that shape both marital practices and childbearing behaviors, and explicitly considering multiple dimensions of marital processes, we find evidence consistent with an independent, long-standing association of participation in spouse choice with higher rates of...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 497–516.
Published: 01 November 1987
..., Geography, and Societal Processes: With Particular Reference to Migration, Labor Force Experiences, and Regional Change in Latin America. Discussion Paper 35 in Studies on the Interrelationships Between Migration and Development in Third World Settings, Ohio State University, Dept. of Geography. Brown, L...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1377–1398.
Published: 13 September 2016
...) how informative are the signals they receive (given by r and s ). 7 The dynamics of the process are simple. If the couple’s true state is I , their threshold will eventually be reached: truly incompatible couples will eventually divorce (assuming that they have the possibility and the...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 331–340.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Sarah Hobbs; Reynolds Farley; Halliman H. Winsborougha Summary This article explores the methodology of designing a storage and retrieval system for information on the nature and subjects of censuses published internationally over the past two decades. The essential key is neither data storage nor...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 August 1986
... labor market experience of young people is necessarily limited, and their ability to process labor market information as yet not highly developed. Their initial move is more likely to be based on imperfect information than is the case with older migrants. The likelihood of an unsuccessful move is...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 413–423.
Published: 01 November 1969
... phrasing of the ques- tions, and the coding, editing and process- ing of the responses. A large proportion of the 1960 Census records were filled out by the subject himself or his family. About 72 percent of the population in metropolitan areas were self-enumerated. Personal information on the death cer...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 1117–1143.
Published: 18 June 2020
... interventions to correct innumeracy regarding the size of the immigrant population, but they did not detect any effects on attitudes. We study whether providing information not only about the size but also about the characteristics of the immigrant population can have stronger effects. We conduct two online...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 115–128.
Published: 01 February 2008
... demographic processes, such as marriage and divorce, fertility, mortality, and migration (United Nations Population Fund 1993). Such information has also been employed to analyze life-cycle events (Peters 1988), to determine treatment outcomes (Aseltine et al. 1995), and to analyze prenatal and perina- tal...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 140–186.
Published: 01 March 1965
..., relatively good vital statistics, and a number of demographic surveys, most of the countries have only a little information to offer to the student of TRENDS IN THE COMPONENTS OF POPULATION GROWTH IN THE ARAB COUNTRIES OF THE MIDDLE EAST: A SURVEY OF PRESENT INFORMATION* M. A. EL-BADRY Cairo University...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 171–187.
Published: 01 May 1997
... © Population Association of America 1997 1997 Global Position System Graphic Information System Family Planning Travel Time Travel Speed References Albert D.P. , Gesler W.M. , & Wittie P. ( 1995 ). Geographic Information Systems and Health: An Educational Resource...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 699–724.
Published: 20 April 2011
...George B. Ploubidis; Emily Grundy Abstract Our primary aim is to develop and validate a population health metric for survey-based health assessment that combines information from both self-reported and observer-measured health indicators. A secondary objective is to use this index to examine gender...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 607–627.
Published: 17 March 2012
... mortality. In order to overcome these shortcomings, I modify and extend the so-called orphanhood method for indirect estimation of adult mortality from survey information on maternal and paternal survival to allow its application to populations of developed countries. The method is demonstrated and tested...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 587–615.
Published: 08 March 2018
... information on the employment status.  Illness Illness spells include periods of long-term sickness absence ( > 6 weeks) and periods with long-term rehabilitation measures.  # Unemployment/non-employment spells Number of unemployment or non-employment spells. An unemployment spell is counted as a...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 683–699.
Published: 01 November 1993
..., labor force participation, and military service. This information was obtained monthly for the period from age 15 through the time of the 1985 A Portrait of the Nest-Leaving Process 687 survey, which was conducted when the participants were between 23 1/2 and 24 years old. Hence, although these data are...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 866–873.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Luis Leñero Otero 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Rural Population Urbanization Process Family Decision Provincial City Conjugal Unity References 1 Benitez Zenteno and Cabrera Acevedo, Projecciones de la Poblacion de México , 1980–1980 (ed...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 371–386.
Published: 01 August 1988
... 1.84 -0.34 Changes in the Retirement Process Among Older Men Discussion and Conclusions 383 Despite dramatic changes in the determinants of retirement during the 1970s, surprisingly little information has been available on alterations in the work-life patterns of older men. This study provides such...