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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 391–412.
Published: 01 November 1998
... prediction relies on the distinction between senescent and background mortality. This dichotomy, though simplistic, helps to explain the observed timing of the deceleration. 25 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1998 1998 Mortality Decline Background Mortality Japanese Female...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 357–368.
Published: 01 August 1976
... of compensating fertility and mortality changes is illustrated using data from Japan. 15 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1976 1976 Intrinsic Rate Vital Rate Intrinsic Growth Rate Mortality Change Japanese Female References Coale , A. J. ( 1956 ). The Effects...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 809–819.
Published: 01 June 1967
..., and increasing at a faster rate or better for females, in 1960. Third, while in 1950 the differences in the occupational distributions of Japanese Americans and whites showed concentrations unfavorable to overall Japanese-American occupational structure, by 1960 the Japanese Americans had approached the levels...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1631–1654.
Published: 01 October 2021
... expectancy (males e 0 = 86.8; females e 0 = 91.3), followed by Asian Indians, Koreans, Japanese, Filipinos, and Vietnamese, generally reflecting the pattern expected given their educational attainment, our primary indicator of socioeconomic status. We also found regional differences in life expectancy, where...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 633–650.
Published: 01 November 1994
... the level of mortality, the age pattern of mortality relative to the standard, represented by b, shows no distinct time trend among these three countries for either males or females. In general terms, the value of b for Japanese women has increased with time, indicating a general increase in mortality...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 611–624.
Published: 01 November 1988
... of this century, the life expectancy at birth in Japan was far below the level of life expectancy observed in Western countries. In 1900 life expectancy for Japanese males and females was 44.0 and 44.8 years, respectively, compared with 54.5 years for males and 57.0 years for females in Sweden (United Nations...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 463–473.
Published: 01 March 1965
..., special tabulations. Demographic Correlates of Interracial Marriage in Hawaii 471 (for example, white males and Japanese females are generally borne out by the Hawaii experience, although the widely differing ethnic compositions of the areas being compared make a definitive state- ment hazardous. Mainland...
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Demography (1993) 30 (2): 189–208.
Published: 01 May 1993
... as selection criteria for marriage. A recent study, for example, concluded that the mate selection process was probably a major factor in generating exceptionally high death rates among single Japanese males and females during the past several decades. In particular, the importance of excluding potential...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 785–801.
Published: 01 November 2008
... successive years were assumed to be pro- portional to each other.4 4. Lee and Carter (1992) adopted the same assumption in their model of mortality change. Figure 1. Median, Mean, and Standard Deviation of the Age Distribution of Life Table Deaths: Japanese Females, 1950 2004 M ed ia n an d M ea n A ge s a t...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1689–1698.
Published: 01 December 2023
...), for Japanese females calculated from the two data formats: age–cohort parallelograms and the diagonals of age–period squares. When fertility trends were flat over cohorts (e.g., cohorts 1945–1955), the artificial and true cohort TFRs line up well. When fertility declined sharply (e.g., cohorts 1955–1970...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 1003–1017.
Published: 23 April 2014
... time—by a maximum of 28 years in Japanese females (Fig.  S5 , Online Resource 1). Figure  6 shows how mortality change at young ages (below the threshold) and at old ages (above the threshold) generated the contrasting variance trajectories of each country. 2 In Japan, each sex followed...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 119–128.
Published: 01 February 1972
... through the childbearing stage. Only 57 percent of the Mexican- American females are seen to fall into this most stable marriage pattern. Using percent of females who are divorced, separated, or remarried as a measure of family disorganization, Japanese-Ameri- cans are seen to have greatest stability...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S17–S40.
Published: 01 March 2010
... been slower than in many other rich countries. Such is especially the case for females aged 50 and above. For example, in 1950, life expectancy at age 50 was 26.6 years for U.S. females, but only 23.9 for Japanese females (Human Mortality Database 2009). By 1975, U.S. females were only barely ahead...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 693–717.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., 1989; Ogasawara 1998). Replacing older female employees with young graduates helped reduce labor costs. Previous studies have found that Japanese management used gender-speci c promotion tracks, differential treatment with regard to training, and direct pressure to drive young women to quit upon...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 323–343.
Published: 01 May 2008
... in life expectancy (78.6 years for males and 85.6 for females in 2004), and the Japanese economy in the postwar period has seen high and sustained rates of economic growth and very low levels of unemployment (Figure 2). For these reasons, it seems particularly interesting to ascertain whether, like...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 549–566.
Published: 01 March 1965
....-It will be seen from Figure 2 that in 1960 the proportion of college graduates for males and females combined ranged from 1.6 percent for Indians to 17.7 percent for Chinese. The corresponding figures in rank order for the remaining categories are as follows: Japanese (11.3 percent), Caucasian (9.4 percent...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 627–643.
Published: 01 November 1989
... (Japan Statistics Bureau, 1973, 1975, 1986). Over the same period, the proportion of elderly Japanese females living alone or in institutional settings increased from 9.9 to 17.6 percent. For most Asian and Pacific Island populations, however, little is known about the differences between elderly persons...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 397–411.
Published: 01 August 1990
... and a traditional system of agriculture (Barclay 1954a). The Japanese colonial statistics on marriages and deaths from 1906 on have been shown to be highly accurate. Aside from a minor problem of under- registration of early female infant deaths in 1905-1915, the birth statistics are very good as well (Pasternak...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2161–2186.
Published: 01 December 2022
... universities have diverged in recent years. This latter finding perhaps reflects that with the more rapid increase in the share of female students enrolled in less selective institutions, their opportunities to “marry up” have decreased. Results point to the importance of the growing heterogeneity...
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Demography (2002) 39 (3): 529–540.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and older than for those age 75 84, and male and female death rates were almost the same for Vietnamese at age 75 84. In this article, we present death probabilities during the 1990s for persons age 65 and older in each of the six largest Asian American subpopulations (the Chinese, Indians, Japanese...