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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 379–388.
Published: 01 August 1971
...C. Russell Hill Abstract The effect of head’s and wife’s educational attainment, health and the number of the head’s dependents under 18 on the amount of time spent in the labor force by white and black male heads of both poor and nonpoor families is investigated in this paper. The technique...
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Demography (1995) 32 (3): 379–405.
Published: 01 August 1995
... percent of the reduction in income inequality in the 1960s occurred because of the decline in earnings inequality among male heads of families; more than one-third of the increase in inequality after 1969 occurred because inequality in male earnings soared. Since 1979 females’ gains in earnings have...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 1119–1145.
Published: 08 May 2017
... been associated with such changes since the mid-1990s, and whether poverty has fallen equiproportionately for male- and female-headed households. Lower female headship is associated with higher gross domestic product. However, other subtle transformations occurring across Africa—changes in marriage...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 442–452.
Published: 01 June 1967
... to the number of males in the main ages at marriage in the next few years). Assumptions about proportions of household heads were generated by assuming, in varying degrees, continuation of recent trends in these proportions. Projected changes in marriage and in the proportions of household heads...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 371–382.
Published: 01 August 1972
... is erratic. The effect of ages of children generally holds for each size of family. Female family heads with children are generally more geographically mobile than male family heads (wife present) at the same age and with the same number and ages of children present. 30 12 2010 © Population...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 393–420.
Published: 17 October 2012
...-race couple arrangements and residential attainment. Gender interacts with race to produce a measurable race-by-gender effect. Specifically, we report a positive relationship between the percentage white in a neighborhood and the presence of households headed by mixed-race couples with a white male...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... percent were found to be migrants from outside the metropolitan area. A high level of flow has been sustained for several decades, for only 60 percent of the total in-migrants have arrived during the last twenty years. Migration to Santiago was found to be selective by sex. For each two male in-migrants...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 242–246.
Published: 01 March 1964
... in the United States were shown by the 1960 Census to be headed by a male or female with no spouse present. Our immediate problem is to decide whether or to what extent these families could be admitted as units of analysis in a general discussion of families. Our investigation of census re- sults to date...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1219–1242.
Published: 13 June 2015
... and log-multiplicative models of male household heads ages 36 to 75 in the 1940 U.S. census data—the first U.S. census with educational attainment information—I investigate how educational assortative mating changed with one instance of educational expansion: early U.S. compulsory school attendance laws...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 587–600.
Published: 01 November 1987
....-Percentage of Population in Each Demographic Group and Employment Status of Head and Spouse. 1940-1980 Census Household % change, head 1940 1950b 1960 1970 1980 1940-1980 White Non-Hispanic Male Husband and wife work 8.9 68.1 24.8 29.6 31.5 253.9Only head worksa 61.7 47.6 37.4 26.9 -56.4 Only wife works 0.7...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 August 1981
... affected by changes in numbers of children than will female-headed or other male-headed families. In response to changing living arrangements of adults, however, female- headed units have undergone composi- tional shifts in life cycle stage. These fam- ilies are increasingly headed by a young, divorced...
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Demography (1980) 17 (2): 129–143.
Published: 01 May 1980
... headed households with children under 18 (cf. Ross and Sawhill, 1975). The proportion of the black population residing in female headed households was already much higher than for whites in 1960-22 percent compared to 10 percent. The share of the population residing in fe- male headed households...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 299–314.
Published: 01 August 1999
... of the explanatory variables and their sample means are shown in Appendix Tables A1 and A2, respectively. Because the PSID asks a wider range of questions of heads than of other adults in the family, it is often necessary to characterize changes in terms of the experiences of the head. In PSID terminology, a male...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 509–519.
Published: 01 November 1988
... The trend for unmarried, childless persons is much different. For both males and females, headship rates increased substantially over the 15-year period under consideration. The increases in households headed by unmarried, childless persons were thus driven both by the increasing size of this population...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1573–1600.
Published: 23 June 2015
... both partners were residing in the household in 2002 and one member of the couple was the household head. 5 The resulting sample contains 4,950 couples and includes both formal marriages (83 %) and cohabiting unions (17 %). For ease of discussion, we refer to male and female members of couples...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2002) 39 (3): 435–453.
Published: 01 August 2002
... of 2. Artificial matches were created using the available pool of similar partners. Partners for same-sex male heads of household were selected only from same-sex male partners, not from opposite-sex men or from same- sex male heads of household. The same pairing formula applies to female same-sex...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 247–258.
Published: 01 March 1966
...." "Children of the head" plus persons in Privacy, Poverty, and Old Age 249 group quarters constituted about 60 per- cent of the males in the age group in 1885 and 1940 and just over 40 percent in 1960. In the caseof young women 20-29 years old, a major shift did occur before 1940- the declinein the proportion...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 341–350.
Published: 01 March 1967
... AND MATCHING heads (11.1 million). In addition, ap- The major obstacle which longitudinal proximately 78 percent of the nonmatched studies must overcome is, of course, mobil- households and 81 percent of the mobile ity of the respondents. Some small-scale households had male heads. However, the studies have...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 173–191.
Published: 01 February 2008
... that captures signi cant differences in childhood experiences. We consider ve living arrangements: households whose head is (1) married, (2) cohabiting, (3) a single male, (4) a single female without another adult present in the household, and (5) a single female with another adult present. Second, we...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 173–184.
Published: 01 May 1999
... units were dropped from the analysis (this affected fewer than 200 observations in each CPS year). Family income is defined as the sum of all income from all sources for all family members. We divide family income into three main sources: labor earnings of the male head, la- bor earnings of the female...