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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 1 Values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ) among population in union aged 20–29 over time from 1970 to 2010. Abbreviations of country names follow the ISO 3166 Country Codes. The black dots represent countries with a single observation over time. Authors’ calculations using 217 More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 4 Values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ) against the share of isolated illiterates among illiterates ( I ˜ / 1 − R ˜ ). The fitted curve is the Locally Weighted Scatterplot Smoothing (LOESS) curve. Authors’ calculations using 217 IPUMS and DHS samples from 1970 More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 5 The horizontal axis shows the values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ). Plotted on the vertical axis are the values of I ˜ MIN , I ˜ , and I ˜ MAX . (The whiskers correspond to I ˜ MIN and I ˜ MAX , and the dots correspond More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 6 The horizontal axis shows the values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ). Plotted on the vertical axis are the values of the efficiency-loss indicator Q . Authors’ calculations using 217 IPUMS and DHS samples from 1970 to 2010 More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 3 Values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ; horizontal axis) versus the relative force of homogamy ( ; vertical axis). Authors’ calculations using 217 IPUMS and DHS samples from 1970 to 2010 More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Fig. 3 Values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ; horizontal axis) versus the relative force of homogamy ( ; vertical axis). Authors’ calculations using 217 IPUMS and DHS samples from 1970 to 2010 More
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 343–351.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Brajesh Bhatia; Dinesh C. Dubey; Avtar K. Devgan Summary It is sometimes stated that direct mailing to individuals in developing countries like India may be wasteful due to the low literacy rate among village people. Direct mailing is a relatively new development in India and comparatively a newer...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 244–252.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Harvey M. Choldin; A. Majeed Kahn; B. Hosne Ara Summary A description is presented of interviewing and other field work problems in a fertility and KAP survey among village women in East Pakistan. The female population studied had a very low literacy rate and no previous contact with social...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2209–2225.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Fig. 1 Values of couples’ literacy rates ( R ˜ ) among population in union aged 20–29 over time from 1970 to 2010. Abbreviations of country names follow the ISO 3166 Country Codes. The black dots represent countries with a single observation over time. Authors’ calculations using 217...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 349–356.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2001 2001 Human Capital Immigrant Group Literacy Rate General Social Survey Mixed Ancestry References Acuña , R. ( 1988 ). Occupied America: A History of Chicanos . 3rd ed. New York : Harper & Row . Alba , R...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 459–473.
Published: 01 November 1984
... levels. This research tests a threshold hypothesis which holds that fertility will decline from traditional high levels if threshold levels of life expectancy and literacy are surpassed. Using a pooled regression analysis of 1950, 1960, 1970 and 1980 crude births rates (CBRs) in 20 less developed Latin...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 357–361.
Published: 01 August 2001
... and the third generations than suggested by those authors. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2001 2001 Ethnic Group Immigrant Group Literacy Rate General Social Survey Intergenerational Mobility CONVERGENCE OF ETHNIC SKILL DIFFERENTIALS 357 Demography, Volume 38-Number 3...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 249–268.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., and to the choice of the spatial weight matrix used to quantify the spatial interdependence between the sample districts. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2010 2010 Ordinary Little Square Literacy Rate Female Labor Force Participation Spatial Weight Matrix National Family Health...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 578–589.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Nusret H. Fişek; Frederic C. Shorter 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Child Mortality Literacy Rate Fertility Decline Family Planning Service References 1 Nusret H. Fisek, “Planned Parenthood: Responsibility of the State...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 641–666.
Published: 11 December 2014
... preference exists (Guilmoto and Rajan 2001 ). More-educated and wealthier families (and therefore those more likely to live in urban areas) are more likely to have imbalanced sex ratios (Subramanian and Selvaraj 2009 ). Literacy rates are used as a proxy for educational status, as has been done...
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 321–336.
Published: 01 August 1978
...: a) Residual =FR2 Figure I.-Path Analysis of Fertility Rates for Married Women Aged 30 to 34 Literacy is a proxy for a broad range of fertility-reducing influences, including changes in the status of women, changes in childbearing aspirations, and possibly also knowledge of the means of fertility control. 5...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 635–643.
Published: 01 November 1981
... CBR TFR CBR Percent of Labor 0.577 0.673 0.640 0.709 0.616 0.583 Force in Agriculture Literacy Rates -0.741 -0.788 -0.832 -0.825 -0.775 -0.757 GDP Per Capita -0.601 -0.660 -0.422 -0.450 -0.534 -0.529 Life Expectancy -0.774 -0.833 -0.822 -0.855 -0.798 -0.778 Infant Mortality Rates 0.672 0.749 63 0.999...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 291–311.
Published: 01 August 1986
... on the economic, social, political, and demograph- ic features of the origin countries. The following country-specific variables were obtained from the U.N. Demographic Yearbooks and the World Bank's World Tables per capita GNP in 1978 and 1970 (in constant 1978 dollars); adult literacy rates in 1975, whether...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1899–1929.
Published: 09 September 2019
... Education: Literacy Rate (%), 15- to 24-Year-Olds (2015) 2016 2015 2010 Female 94 73 87 Male 91 73 91 Notes: GNI per capita (formerly GNP per capita) is the gross national income, converted to U.S. dollars using the World Bank Atlas method, divided by the midyear population. Literacy...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 332–342.
Published: 01 June 1966
... _ 34 33.7 24.4 29.2 35 _ 39 , 25.9 23.5 24.7 40 _ 44 10.9 20.6 15.6 45 _ 49 2.5 4.2 3.3 50 and over 0.8 0.4 0.6 Clients wi th estimate of age 594 554 1,148 Clients wi thout estimate of age .. 6 6 12 drawn is a low literacy rate. The males in the population have a higher rate of literacy than...