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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 915–930.
Published: 06 July 2011
...Jürgen Maurer Abstract This study explores the role of early-life education for differences in cognitive functioning between men and women aged 60 and older from seven major urban areas in Latin America and the Caribbean. After documenting statistically significant differences in cognitive...
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 155–174.
Published: 01 May 2000
... and sociological theory that supports fertil- D *Mark R. Montgomery, Policy Research Division, Population Council, and Department of Economics, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Michele Gragnolati, Human Development Department, Latin America and the Caribbean Region, World Bank; Kathleen Burke, Econom...
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Published: 05 September 2017
Fig. 4 PET curve of education association with log odds of mothers (ages 15–49). Overweight in nine Latin America/Caribbean countries across population exposure to the nutritional transition (complete primary or less versus some secondary or more). Source on national nutritional status: Food More
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 133–145.
Published: 01 February 2001
... if recent immigrants originated in Europe or Asia. Although native-born non-Hispanic white men showed a tendency toward out-migration if recent immigrants originated in Latin America or the Caribbean, this result was insignificant after we controlled for state economic and regional context. 14 1 2011...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1897–1919.
Published: 09 May 2013
... higher relative net undercount for 1990 compared with 2000. Much higher relative net undercount was found for cohorts from Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean (excluding Cuba and Puerto Rico) who were ineligible for amnesty under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (i.e., those fitting...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 71–81.
Published: 01 February 1998
... Senegal -89 -95 -61 -125* -134* -11 Zimbabwe -108 -111 -75 -157* -171* -131* Asia/North Africa Egypt -117 -150 -84 -143' -152 -114* Morocco -80 -97 -48 -134* -138* -73* Sri Lanka -137 -207 -121 -150* -203 -110 Thailand -68 -135 -37 -122* -148 -75* Latin America/Caribbean Bolivia -112 -171 -92 -168* -200...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1873–1895.
Published: 05 September 2017
...Fig. 4 PET curve of education association with log odds of mothers (ages 15–49). Overweight in nine Latin America/Caribbean countries across population exposure to the nutritional transition (complete primary or less versus some secondary or more). Source on national nutritional status: Food...
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Published: 28 January 2019
Fig. 5 Mean height-for-age z scores (HAZ) by calendar month of birth (MOB) for major regions and selected countries. SSA = sub-Saharan Africa; MNA = Middle East and North Africa; ECA = eastern Europe and central Asia; LAC = Latin America and Caribbean. Source: DHS data for 960,012 children More
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 24–34.
Published: 01 February 1996
..., FEBRUARY 1996 TABLE 1. SELECTED BACKGROUND INFORMATION FOR EACH SURVEY, DHS, 1990-1992 Contraceptive Number of Number of Country and Year of Survey Number of Women Prevalence Segments of Use Births LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN Northeast Brazil, 1991 6,222 59 5,027 3,909 Colombia, 1990 8,644 66 7,335 3,969...
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Published: 28 January 2019
Fig. 6 Mean height-for-age z scores (HAZ) by additional months for major regions and selected countries. SSA = sub-Saharan Africa; MNA = Middle East and North Africa; ECA = eastern Europe and central Asia; LAC = Latin America and Caribbean. Corresponding graphs where controls are included can More
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 975–1002.
Published: 23 May 2014
... potentially reduce the unexplained earnings gap that researchers have suggested stems from cultural differences or from disparate patterns of discrimination. This study evaluates whether arrival cohorts of black immigrants from the English-speaking Caribbean, Latin America, and Haiti—as well as English...
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Demography (2005) 42 (1): 131–152.
Published: 01 February 2005
... immigrant groups from Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean. I also needed data on immigrants and nonmigrants over time from one country with a long migration history to the United States, such as Mexico. First, I gathered published data on the sending countries' average levels of educational attainment. I...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 317–336.
Published: 01 August 2001
... to be in school than are native-born youths. Youths from Latin America and the Caribbean vary considerably more. The populations with the highest nonenrollment rates are those born in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, the Dominican Repub- lic, El Salvador, and Guatemala. Nonenrollment rates among recent Mexican...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 15–41.
Published: 01 March 1964
... 3.5 + 3.0-3.4 2.5-2.9 2.0-2.4 <2.00 15 Table l.-INTERCENSAL POPULATION GROWTH IN LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES WITH A CENSUS IN OR AROUND 1960 EnUIIE rated Mean rate Country Census Date Population of growth ~(in thousands) (percent) Middle America and Caribbean Costa Rica 22/V/1950 800·9 1/rv/196, 1 ,25.2...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 79–96.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Health , 94 , 433 – 34 . 10.2105/AJPH.94.3.433 Monteverde M. , Noronha K. , &amp; Palloni A. ( 2009 ). Effect of Early Conditions on Disability Among Elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean . Population Studies , 63 , 21 – 35 . 10.1080/00324720802621583 Olshansky...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 81–90.
Published: 01 February 1971
... that the distribution of dential segregation is such that the most social class aggregates in the Latin cit- highly segregated groups are those at the ies is opposite from that for cities in in- top and at the bottom of the social status dustrial North America. Accordingly, hierarchy; (4) That differential central...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 659–679.
Published: 01 November 1981
... carried out in four rural areas (Co- lombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Peru) in 1969collected a complete marital his- tory. The majority of studies concerned with marital dissolution in Latin America and the Caribbean have measured the stability of union types only indirectly in terms of time lost...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 874–893.
Published: 01 June 1968
... Planning (Princeton University Press, 1962) 23 International Planned Parenthood Federation World Survey, Focus on Latin America , (London: January 1967). 24 International Planned Parenthood Federation, International Planned Parenthood News , No. 169, (March 1968). RECENT POPULATION TRENDS...
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Demography (1976) 13 (1): 149–152.
Published: 01 February 1976
... Dudley ( 1974 ). Modernization and the Demographic Transition in Latin America and the Caribbean . Stanford : Food Research Institute, Stanford University . Roberts R. E. ( 1973 ). Modernization and Infant Mortality in Mexico . Economic Development and Cultural Change , 21 , 655 – 669...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 327–352.
Published: 01 August 1985
...: Studies in Latin America and the Caribbean (pp. 121 – 145 ). London : Croom Helm . Peek P. , &amp; Standing G. ( 1979 ). Rural urban migration and government policies in low income countries . International Labour Review , 118 , 747 – 762 . P. Peek , &amp; G. Standing...