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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 171–194.
Published: 09 January 2020
...James M. Raymo; Hyunjoon Park Abstract Explanations for the substantial decline in rates of marriage in East Asian countries often emphasize the role of rapid educational expansion for women in reducing the desirability of marriages characterized by a strong gender-based division of labor. Focusing...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 251–258.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Heather Koball Abstract Prior to World War II, the median age at marriage for white men was later than that for African American men. Since World War II, African American men have, on average, married later than white men. A discrete-time hazard model using data from the National Survey of Families...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2349–2350.
Published: 18 November 2014
...Mircea Trandafir 28 10 2014 18 11 2014 © Population Association of America 2014 2014 Significant Negative Effect Residential Location Marriage Rate Legal Recognition Registered Partnership In my previous article titled “The Effect of Same-Sex Marriage Laws...
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 317–340.
Published: 05 November 2013
...Mircea Trandafir Abstract It has long been argued that the legalization of same-sex marriage would have a negative impact on marriage. In this article, I examine how different-sex marriage in the Netherlands was affected by the enactment of two laws: a 1998 law that provided all couples...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 563–585.
Published: 31 January 2014
...Marcus Dillender Abstract Some conservative groups argue that allowing same-sex couples to marry reduces the value of marriage to opposite-sex couples. This article examines how changes in U.S. legal recognition laws occurring between 1995 and 2010 designed to include same-sex couples have altered...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2343–2347.
Published: 21 October 2014
...Alexis Dinno Abstract In the recent Demography article titled “The Effect of Same-Sex Marriage Laws on Different-Sex Marriage: Evidence From the Netherlands,” Trandafir attempted to answer the question, Are rates of opposite sex marriage affected by legal recognition of same-sex marriages...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1693–1715.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Christina M. Gibson-Davis; Elizabeth O. Ananat; Anna Gassman-Pines Abstract Conventional wisdom holds that births following the colloquially termed “shotgun marriage”—that is, births to parents who married between conception and the birth—are nearing obsolescence. To investigate trends in shotgun...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 147–169.
Published: 09 January 2020
...Martin Kolk; Gunnar Andersson Abstract In this study, we provide demographic insight into the still relatively new family form of same-sex marriage. We focus on period trends in same-sex marriage formation and divorce during 1995–2012 in Sweden and the role of childbearing in same-sex unions...
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Published: 15 September 2020
Fig. 5 Marriage order of women in polygamous marriages and mortality by marriage group size. Error bars are 95% confidence intervals. Each panel represents a separate analysis by completed marriage group size. Estimates are based on Models 6 and 7. More
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Published: 03 July 2014
Fig. 1 Hazard of marriage, by type of marriage, for children born to black (panel a), white (panel b), and Hispanic mothers (panel c) More
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Published: 02 August 2017
Fig. 1 Incidence of marriage types by year of marriage. Source: Authors’ illustration based on 2011 Life in Kyrgyzstan (LIK) data More
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Demography (1975) 12 (4): 679.
Published: 01 November 1975
... of the Family: Marriage, Children and Human Capital by Theodore W. Schultz (ed reviewed by N. Krishnan Namboodiri, Demography 12,3 (August 1975), pp. 561-569. On page 567, column 2, beginning with line 6 the text should read: While all these are possible, unfortunately the fact remains that the. theory...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 225–233.
Published: 01 May 1976
...T. James Trussell Abstract Because of bias of unknown sign and extent introduced by age misreporting when calculating the singulate mean age of marriage in the usual manner, Van de Walle has suggested a fairly robust estimator based on stable population structure. Unfortunately not much is known...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 161–174.
Published: 01 May 1976
...Nancy J. Davis; Larry L. Bumpass Abstract Data from the 1970 National Fertility Study are used to assess the extent and determinants of post-nuptial education among women in the United States. Over one-fifth of all women have attended high school or college since marriage; over one-third either...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 361–375.
Published: 01 August 1974
... at marriage. 8 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1974 1974 Divorce Rate Beta Weight Median Family Income Marital Instability Percent Female References Broel-Plateris Alexander ( 1961 ). Marriage Disruption and Divorce Law . Chicago : University of Chicago...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 267–290.
Published: 01 May 1974
... to recent marriage, remarriage, and divorce trends in California. California data for 1969 imply that 40 percent of all marriages will end in divorce, that each marrying male will marry an average of 12/3 times, and that every woman born can expect to spend 61/2 years in the divorced state. Rising divorce...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 291–299.
Published: 01 May 1974
...H. V. Muhsam Abstract If the sex-age structure of the population is equilibrated, observed marriage patterns are assumed to reflect preferred mate selections. With regard to age, these preferences can be expressed in terms of the probabilities of unmarried persons of given ages marrying persons...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 641–656.
Published: 01 November 1974
...Mo-Im Kim; Rowland V. Rider; Paul A. Harper; Jae-Mo Yang Abstract The relationships between fertility and thirteen variables are examined in three groups of married Korean women, about 400 each from urban, rural, and semi-rural areas. Data were obtained by interview. Age at marriage and family...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 460–474.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Ellen Linna Jamison; Donald S. Akers Summary There are three sets of data far marriage statistics in the United States: marriage registration from the National Center for Health Statistics, retrospective data from censuses and surveys conducted by the United States Bureau of the Census...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 302–308.
Published: 01 March 1965
... autor propone un cálculo de la edad media al casarse que no se vea afectado por los sesgos existentes en la distribción por edad. Crude Birth Rate Childless Woman Demographic Inquiry Consensual Union Fertility Differential THE RELATION OF MARRIAGE TO FERTILITY IN AFRICAN DEMOGRAPHIC...