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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 405–412.
Published: 01 August 1984
.... This article analyzes this and illustrates the effect of some alternative calculations using population density data for Great Britain; the findings, however, are of general validity. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1984 1984 Local Authority Areal Unit Boundary Density...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 February 1990
... Land Development Authority (FELDA) implements one of the internationally most successful land development and resettlement programs. In this article, we quantify the impact of FELDA settlements on local out-migration rates, linking macro and micro approaches and using data from the Malaysian Family...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 225–232.
Published: 01 May 1971
... portion of urban growth in a given intercensal period may be attributed to the growth of localities previously too small to be classified as “urban”. 4/ Urban natural increase is the weighted sum of the natural increase of in-migrants (after their arrival) and urban natives. Improper recognition...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 223–242.
Published: 01 August 1969
... had set in before that. After 1930, however, in both groups of countries the pace of decline was faster than ever, and it was virtually the same for both groups, suggesting that after that date public health measures were exerting a strong influence independently of local economic development...
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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: 14 May 2018
Fig. 2 Seasonal consumption of primary food groups. The bar graphs are associated with the left-side vertical axes; the lines are associated with the right-side vertical axes. The bars indicate the average number of different food items in the category consumed per month. The lines are a local More
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Published: 14 May 2018
observations. The line is a local polynomial regression, and the shaded area around it is the 95 % confidence interval. Source: Authors’ calculations from KHDS 1 data More
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Published: 06 June 2015
Fig. 2 Real expenditure per capita in means-tested programs, 1970–2007. Sources: Top 84 programs from Spar ( 2006 ), and 10 largest programs from author’s calculations from individual program statistics. Expenditures are sum of federal, state, and local total expenditures on the programs. Top More
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1101–1103.
Published: 25 April 2013
... as unauthorized to work. 3 State and local authorities cannot deport unauthorized immigrants, although they can turn them over to federal authorities. Given these theoretical predictions, what can explain the empirical results? A number of factors could be confounding identification in the analysis. First...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1649–1664.
Published: 01 December 2023
.../2011geographies/index.html ). The MSOA is a smaller geographic unit than the local authority district. England and Wales comprised 7,201 MOSAs in the 2011 census but encompassed only 324 local authority districts in 2011. 8 We also excluded those missing educational attainment information ( n = 3,622...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 427–446.
Published: 01 August 2005
... and household characteristics included whether the family lived in public (local authority) housing, the father's occupational class, and whether one or both of the parents read to the child. In both samples, the num- bers with missing information on parental housing tenure were small (fewer than 30 cases per...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1968
... to be provided by the government and local authorities. However, as long as the avail- able methods of contraception require a considerable degree of medical supervi- sion, as at present, the general inadequacy of medical structures prevailing in most developing countries constitutes a formid- able obstacle...
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Demography (2024) 61 (1): 189–207.
Published: 01 February 2024
... of residence. We use the local authority district's size and population density to classify areas as (1) the capital city of London, (2) other large cities with a population of more than 400,000 (large city), (3) cities with 200,000–400,000 inhabitants (medium city), (4) local authority areas with fewer than...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1843–1865.
Published: 01 October 2021
... and Economic Research . ( 2018 ). Understanding society: Waves 1–8, 2009–2017 and harmonised BHPS: Waves 1–18, 1991–2009 : Special licence access, local authority district ( 10th ed.) [Data collection]. Essex, UK : UK Data Service, SN: 6666 . Retrieved from http://doi.org/10.5255/UKDA-SN-6666-10...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1825–1851.
Published: 15 October 2015
... to enter into a partnership with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in order to receive delegated authority for immigration enforcement within their jurisdiction. Specifically, the program authorizes the state and local police to screen people for immigration status, issue detainers to hold...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 685–706.
Published: 01 April 2022
.... This impoverishment of public housing (especially in already poor areas) might be related to several factors, such as legal obligations to accommodate the most disadvantaged since 2007, but also a willingness of local authorities to help low-income households following the 2009 economic crisis. Whatever the cause...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 83–106.
Published: 10 January 2018
... with a categorical variable: detached house, semidetached house (reference), terraced house, flat, and other. Housing tenure is measured as homeownership (owned outright or with mortgage) (reference), social renting (from local authority, housing association, or employer), and private renting (furnished...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 291–316.
Published: 19 February 2011
... punished in some localities by birth planning authorities (Lavely 2001 , Scharping 2003 ; Zeng 1996 ). Thus, parents were likely skeptical when they were given similar assurances prior to the 2000 census (Rosenthal 2000 ). A 2002 survey in six Chinese provinces provides a bracing reminder...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 447–455.
Published: 01 August 1990
... with local authority, and for the highly educated women, more endogenous demand factors derived from greater knowledge of the protective functions of immunization. Virtually all of the respondents in this study had left school before the immunization program got seriously under way in the late 1970s. Thus...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2223–2247.
Published: 03 November 2017
... in a given area, as opposed to only whether enforcement existed. Third, immigration enforcement is an interconnected system administered by various federal, state, and local authorities and agencies with similar missions, and some measures, such as Secure Communities, were enacted as a continuum of prior...
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