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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 915–930.
Published: 06 July 2011
... functioning between men and women for six of the seven study sites, I assess the extent to which these differences can be explained by prevailing male-female differences in education. I decompose predicted male-female differences in cognitive functioning based on various statistical models for later-life...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1399–1420.
Published: 24 January 2013
... examines the association between educational level and completed fertility in a sample of Finnish male and female twins born between 1950 and 1957 with register-based fertility follow-up until 2009. The results show that poorly educated men and highly educated women are least likely to have any children...
Published: 03 August 2018
Fig. 5 Absolute malefemale minimum mortality differences in Japan, Russia, France, and Norway: Birth cohorts 1900–1994. The gray lines depict all other countries included in the analysis. The sex differences are calculated based on the smoothed minimum mortality estimates. Source: Own More
Published: 01 October 2021
Fig. 3 First differences (femalemale) in multiracial self-identification by generation and regime. The points illustrate the average expected probability of self-identifying with two or more races for women minus the average expected probability of multiracial self-identification for men More
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 421–444.
Published: 14 November 2012
... have found that numerous preconception or prenatal environmental factors affect the probability of a baby being conceived male or female. I propose that these environmental factors also explain sex differences in mortality. I contribute a new methodology of distinguishing between child biology...
Published: 18 January 2013
Fig. 3 Difference between age-specific sex ratios (males to females) for all Mexican nationals (residing in the United States and Mexico combined) and for Mexican nationals residing in Mexico, 1970 and 2000 More
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 315–334.
Published: 01 May 2004
... the method and its added value by decomposing male-female differences in health expectancy for the Netherlands. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Life Expectancy Mortality Effect Background Risk Health Expectancy...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 335–344.
Published: 01 August 1998
... that migration alters the career trajectory primarily by accelerating the process of occupational mobility rather than by increasing the level of occupational attainment. Further, the effect of migration on careers varies by type of migration, especially for women. Male-female differences in the outcome...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 203–215.
Published: 01 May 1972
...Robert D. Retherford Abstract This paper examines the effects of tobacco smoking on the sex mortality differential in the United States. It is found that all forms of smoking combined account for about 47 percent of the female-male difference in 50 e 37 (life expectancy between ages 37 and 87...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 335–348.
Published: 01 August 1981
...Joseph Chamie; Samar Nsuly Abstract This paper explores on an international basis the incidence of remarriage among total marriages, the levels and differences in remarriage rates among widowed and divorced males and females, and differences between males and females in spouse selection according...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 267–289.
Published: 23 November 2011
...% of male and 62% of female GQ residents have a disability; (6) adding GQ residents to household residents increases estimated disability prevalence for males by 6%, and the estimated difference between disability prevalence rates by gender nearly disappears; and (7) inclusion of the GQ population...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1887–1903.
Published: 03 August 2018
...Fig. 5 Absolute malefemale minimum mortality differences in Japan, Russia, France, and Norway: Birth cohorts 1900–1994. The gray lines depict all other countries included in the analysis. The sex differences are calculated based on the smoothed minimum mortality estimates. Source: Own...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 935–961.
Published: 01 November 2010
... male and female migration differently. Throughout this period, however, women’s migration behavior appears more directly aligned with household-level factors, and there is little evidence to suggest that increased female migration signals rising behavioral independence among Albanian women. 27 1...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 271–294.
Published: 30 January 2018
... describe how the prevalence of these three types of undesired children varies for mothers with different fertility desires as well as the diversity of gender preferences found across the subcontinent. Let the sex of child i be s , which is either male ( b ) or female ( g ). The number of children...
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 89–103.
Published: 01 February 1974
... of the simple additive effects of urban and outside residence. It is also shown that males are more highly Russified than females in all of the residential settings examined but that these differences are quite small, especially for urbanites and residents outside the official national area. 27 1 2011...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2351–2374.
Published: 21 November 2017
... by sex composition have typically found that same-sex female couples have higher rates of dissolution than same-sex male couples and different-sex couples. We argue that the more elevated rates of dissolution for same-sex female couples are a by-product of the focus on coresidential unions. We use data...
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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 515–544.
Published: 01 November 1985
... is highly associated with early entry into marriage for whites of both genders and female Hispanics and also with early entry into parenthood for all groups except black males. Large group differences in family characteristics explain most of the difference between white and Hispanic women in early marriage...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 587–607.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., this ¿ gure masks important racial and ethnic differences in the percentage of males in prison. The incarceration rate of Hispanic males was almost triple that of white males; and for black males, the rate was more than two and a half times that of Hispanic males. Although females had lower prevalence rates...
Published: 19 May 2020
Fig. 1 Difference-in-differences with propensity score matching for female and male family members. a Significant at p < .05 when using the Holm-Bonferroni correction for multiple hypothesis testing. More
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Demography (1980) 17 (3): 297–322.
Published: 01 August 1980
... for the United States, 1972 reflected the extent to which the labor force participation of males exceeded that of females, but indicated that, on the average, half a woman’s lifetime between the ages of 16 and 65 was spent in the labor force. There were marked differences in the proportions, by age, of males...