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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 1978
..., and decade (1950–1960 or 1960–1970) could not be explained by the incidence and nature of annexation. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1978 1978 Metropolitan Area Central City Population Change Total Growth Initial Area References Beale , Calvin L. ( 1971...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 1967
...) the continuing users (10–15 percent of the initial users) are generally characterized by large families. (Later data show an even lower percentage of continuing users.) The field activities in the development of various educational approaches to family planning are described. Three separate geographic areas...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 873–898.
Published: 19 May 2020
...David K. Guilkey; Veronica Escamilla; Lisa M. Calhoun; Ilene S. Speizer Abstract This study uses data gathered for an evaluation of a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation–funded initiative designed to increase modern contraceptive use in select urban areas of Nigeria. When the initiative...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 491–499.
Published: 01 June 1966
... by using census data. A special feature of the analysis is the inclusion of 163 “lquasi-metropolitan areas” centered on cities that had 25,000–50,000 inhabitants in 1960. The initial results indicate that residential redistribution according to “social class” is occurring in all these metropolitan areas...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 February 1972
... initial and derived factor solutions, it is proposed that future research in the area adopt an approach involving the simultaneous use of several different computing algorithms for obtaining initial solutions and both orthogonal and oblique rotation procedures to avoid the possibility that the results one...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 513–527.
Published: 01 June 1966
.... Except in some Urbanized Area locations, the two larger size classes increased in population over both decades. In contrast, the under-1,000 size class declined in almost every case. This decline was not due to decreasing population of places within the class or to the disappearance of places between...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 345–361.
Published: 01 May 2008
... by the midpoint of the nineteenth century. Fertility decline was most evident in the urban, more economically developed areas, but our data also indicate that the limited availability of agricultural land may have affected the transition. While a marital fertility transition occurred in nineteenth-century New...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 333–341.
Published: 01 August 1992
... by the initiation and spread of effective limitation of fertility, and that generally the populations which experienced development at a late date also had a belated reduction in childbearing. Here a surprising relation is found between (and within) broad regions: the areas in which traditional age of entry...
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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 565–579.
Published: 01 November 1985
... included in the model are: recent mobility history, urban social contacts, information about urban areas, evaluations of various locations, migration plans, and actual movements in the period subsequent to an initial interview. The empirical results provide relatively strong support for the model. From...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 621–635.
Published: 01 November 2003
... insights into prospects for future population growth. Here, we extend recent work in the area by applying a new form of the quadratic hyperstable (QH) model, which relates exponentially changing fertility to the resultant exponentiated quadratic birth sequence. Modeling gradual transitions from an initial...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 451–458.
Published: 01 November 1971
...Albert Chevan Abstract Residential and family histories collected from a sample of 4,027 couples in their first marriage and living in the Philadelphia-Trenton metropolitan area in 1960 are analyzed to determine the effects of marriage duration and childbearing on moving within the “local area...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 239–255.
Published: 01 May 1979
.... For the questions pertaining to reasons for leaving the area of origin and selecting the destination, open-ended responses were recorded verbatim and later coded into an initial 62-category scheme allow- ing for considerable specificity of re- 244 DEMOGRAPHY, volume 16, number 2, May 1979 sponses. In order...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 138–157.
Published: 01 March 1968
... is a start in the critical assessment of the existing models. Through an appraisal of the approach taken in the Davis and Blake Institional model, this paper suggests that ways in which fertility change may be initiated or quickened lie in areas other than institutional change...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 369–396.
Published: 01 August 1990
... of individual variation in fertility and about one-half of the total between area variation in fertility. The women’s status contextual variables, particularly modern sector employment, have the largest and most consistent effect on lowered fertility. The results based on the other contextual variables provide...
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Demography (1969) 6 (1): 27–43.
Published: 01 February 1969
...-represented among persons hospitalized for conditions that are emotional in origin. The clergy has some special advantages for studies of health, primarily that both membership in the study population and mortality can be determined with comparative ease. Several areas of future research are suggested. 30...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 45–54.
Published: 01 March 1968
... 1962–66 in a rural area of East Pakistan. The findings indicate that long term adoption (13 months or over) is associated with cooperative membership, Hinduism, the age group 30 years and older, age at marriage of fifteen years or more, and parities of six or more children. Occupation, education...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 267–290.
Published: 23 February 2011
... of zero vitality; and (6) larger agricultural and food productivities, higher labor participation rates, higher percentages of population living in urban areas, and larger GDP per capita and GDP per unit of energy use are important beneficial national ecological system factors that can promote survival...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 499–524.
Published: 17 March 2012
... indicates the percentage change in the health-related variables associated with an alternative gain in income attributed to the presence of a casino—a $6,000 change in income—reflecting the estimated average income increase from the initiation of gaming in the Great Smoky Mountains Study area in North...
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Demography (2007) 44 (1): 59–77.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Laurie F. Derose; Øystein Kravdal Abstract In many areas throughout sub-Saharan Africa, young adult cohorts are less educated than their predecessors because of declines in school enrollments during the 1980s and 1990s. Because a woman with little education typically becomes a mother earlier...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 115–128.
Published: 01 February 1988
... inferences about the metropolitani- zation process. With the component approach, the metropolitan population gains through (a) intemal growth within areas initially classified as metropolitan, (b)expansion by the addition of areas (counties) peripheral to existing metropolitan areas, and (c) etnergence...