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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 403–411.
Published: 01 November 1969
...D. C. Mehta Abstract Since October, 1965, births and deaths in rural Gujarat State, India, have been recorded under two independent systems in a random sample of units. First, a part-time localregistrar” is appointed in each sample unit (village or segment thereof) who: prepares a house list...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 855–865.
Published: 01 June 1968
...José L. Vazquez 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Fertility Decline Family Planning Program Marital Fertility Local Registrar Crude Birth Rate References 1 José L. Vazquez, “The Demographic Evolution of Puerto Rico” (unpublished doctoral...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 374–387.
Published: 01 March 1967
...; mapping; recruiting, ap- pointment, and payment of local part- time staff; maintaining control of the receipt of returns; editing and inquiring for missing data or late returns; and pre- paring reports for submission to the Registrar General. Additional full-time staff have been authorized for direct...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 228–243.
Published: 01 March 1967
... six months relating to events over the last year and permanent, resident (local) registrars conduct complete monthly can- vasses to record all changes in household composition due to births, deaths, and migration. The Pakistan study provides for quarterly enumerations with a refer- ence period...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 589–601.
Published: 01 November 1972
... of the survey are available elsewhere (Heperkan and Rumford, 1969; Chanlett, 1971) and hence are not elaborated here. It is suf- ficient to say here that the T.D.S. is a combination of household survey and registration systems. The data collection uses two agencies: one employs a local registrar who makes...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 309–316.
Published: 01 March 1965
... of Health esti- births and deaths. In 1956, only 76 per- mate was one of only 35 births per 1,000, cent of the local registrars filed reports while demographers generally believed with the Registrar General, and only 88 that the true rate for that year was close percent did so in 1960. Furthermore, an to 50...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2001–2024.
Published: 02 November 2018
... by postmasters to be a highly biased sample for a test (Wilbur 1916 ). Deacon ( 1937 ) related the story of how after finding a 100 % registration rate from names provided by a postmaster, he came to find that the postmaster received the list directly from the local registrar. Later evidence showed the sources...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 249–268.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Preference and Sex Composition of Children: Evidence From India . Demography , 37 , 95 – 108 . 10.2307/2648099 Cleveland W.S. ( 1979 ). Robust Locally Weighted Regression and Smoothing Scatterplots . Journal of the American Statistical Association , 74 , 829 – 36 . 10.2307/2286407...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 289–306.
Published: 01 May 1988
... these and other questions, using the approaches outlined above. Notes I The sources for death rates by single years of age are, for 1838-1870, Annual Reportof RegistarGeneralIS70 (Registrar General of England and Wales, 1870); 1870-1908, Reportof the Medical Officer of Health to the Local Government Board...
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Demography (1991) 28 (4): 535–548.
Published: 01 November 1991
... and applying the measure to three specially constructed local data sets. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1991 1991 Birth Interval Fertility Decline Fertility Transition Marital Fertility Fertility Control References Arensberg , Conrad ( 1937 ). The Irish...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1543–1569.
Published: 01 July 2020
... on fertility behavior in the context of locality. The main geographical units used in our analysis are the RSDs. There were approximately 2,000 of these administrative units at each census year; they formed the basis of the civil registration system overseen by the Registrar General and were one...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 301–315.
Published: 01 August 1970
... Bronchitis References ARRG. Various years. Annual Report of the Registrar General, British Guiana. ARSG. Various years. Annual Report of the Surgeon General, British Guiana. Arriaga , Eduardo E. , & Davis , Kingsley ( 1969 ). The pattern of mortality change in Latin America...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 679–689.
Published: 01 June 1968
... the integration phase began; local birth registrars, village chiefs, midwives, and others who already work in the communities have not pro- vided lists of eligible couples or contacted potential acceptors; and until the summer of 1968 no attempt was made to organize mothers' clubs in rural communities na...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 21–34.
Published: 01 February 1975
... the previous twelve months; and (iv) reasons for joining or leaving the household (Gaisie, 1973, p. 307ff). Ninety-two primary and middle school teachers and headteachers who resided in or near the sample areas were re- cruited and trained as registrars of births and deaths. They were charged...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 133–142.
Published: 01 February 1985
... : Office of the Registrar General . De Jong P. M. ( 1982 ). The prediction of gross migration ttows from net migration . NIDI : Voorburg, The Netherlands . Goodman L. A. ( 1975 ). Analyzing qualitative/categorical data. Cambridge . Mass. : Abt Associates . Kosinski L...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... Population Registrar . American Sociological Review , XIX , 536 – 41 . 11 Bogue , Donald J. ( 1959 ). Internal Migration . In Philip M. , Hauser , & Otis D. , Duncan (Eds.), The Study of Population (pp. 505 – 505 ). Chicago : University of Chicago Press . 12 P. K...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 477–490.
Published: 01 June 1966
... registration area and should at the end of the year be sent to the Registrar-Gen- eral's department in Accra. Often, how- ever, several registers accumulate at the local offices, and anyone wishing to work on several years' registrations must work both there and in Accra. The survey had several aims, but its...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 447–458.
Published: 01 November 1982
..., D.C. : National Research Council . Ghosh A. ( 1967 ). Demographic Trends in West Bengali During 1901–1950 . New Delhi, India : Office of the Registrar General . Gurney J. M. ( 1969 ). Field Experience in Abeokuta, Nigeria, with Special Reference to Differentiating Protein...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 223–247.
Published: 30 November 2017
... to substantial and rapidly growing slum areas. India’s slum-dwelling population increased from 27.9 million in 1981 to 65.49 million in 2011 (India Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner 2013 ). India’s largest city, Mumbai, has more than 6 million slum residents—of the city’s total of 12...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1427–1452.
Published: 15 July 2019
... of wide heterogeneity in the degree of local segregation or integration among caste groups. Building on a literature that identifies discrimination by quantifying whether differences in socioeconomic status (SES) can account for differences in health, we decompose height differences between rural children...
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