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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 447–455.
Published: 01 August 1990
... education levels among women. 7 1 2011 15 10 1989 15 2 1990 1 8 1990 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Maternal Education Child Survival Child Immunization Proximate Determinant Correct Knowledge References Basu, A. M. (1989). “Maternal Education...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 71–81.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Sonalde Desai; Soumya Alva Abstract Using data from the first round of Demographic and Health Surveys for 22 developing countries, we examine the effect of maternal education on three markers of child health: infant mortality, children s height-for-age, and immunization status. In contrast to other...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 615–635.
Published: 17 October 2012
...Timothy B. Gage; Fu Fang; Erin O’Neill; Greg DiRienzo Abstract This research determines whether the observed decline in infant mortality with socioeconomic level, operationalized as maternal education (dichotomized as college or more, versus high school or less), is due to its “indirect” effect...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1361–1383.
Published: 11 August 2012
...Ariel Kalil; Rebecca Ryan; Michael Corey Abstract Using data from the 2003–2007 American Time Use Surveys (ATUS), we compare mothers’ ( N = 6,640) time spent in four parenting activities across maternal education and child age subgroups. We test the hypothesis that highly educated mothers not only...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1765–1790.
Published: 07 October 2019
... relationship between maternal education and under-5 mortality. To identify such a causal effect, we exploited exogenous variation in maternal education induced by schooling reforms introducing universal primary education in the second half of the 1990s in Malawi and Uganda. Using a two-stage residual inclusion...
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Published: 01 August 2017
Fig. 4 Top minus bottom income quintile differences in maternal education: Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Dotted line shows gaps in maternal education between children in the top and bottom quintiles of the income distribution for all PSID cohorts. Solid line shows lowess-based trends across More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 1 Bachelor's degree attainment by cohort, gender, and maternal education. Lower educated mothers are those who did not complete grade 12; middle educated mothers are those who completed grade 12 but less than four years of college; and higher educated mothers are those who completed four More
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Published: 01 June 2022
Fig. 4 Predicted infant sex ratios by maternal education and race/ethnicity at parity 3. Red horizontal rules indicate infant sex ratios within the biological norm. The model includes indicators for each race/ethnicity category, maternal education category, and year and controls for mean More
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Published: 17 October 2012
Fig. 3 Birth weight densities by maternal education: European American males, 2001. In panels a–c, the solid lines represent low education, and the dashed lines represent high education. Corresponding fine lines are the bias-adjusted 95 % confidence intervals, which, when they overlap More
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Published: 17 October 2012
Fig. 4 Standardized birth weight–specific mortalities by maternal education: European American males, 2001. The solid lines represent low education, and the dashed lines indicate high education. Corresponding fine lines are the bias-adjusted 95 % confidence intervals. Panel a represents More
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Published: 01 June 2021
Fig. 1 Predicted active childcare minutes by maternal education in 2003–2005 and 2015–2017. For 2003–2005, there were statistical differences (at p <  .05) across all education groups. For 2015–2017, there were statistical differences (at p <  .05) between those with a college degree More
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Published: 01 June 2021
Fig. 2 Predicted active childcare minutes by maternal education and work status in 2003–2005 and 2015–2017. For full-time workers in 2003–2005, there were statistical differences (at p <  .05) between those with a college degree or more and the other education groups; there were also More
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1551–1561.
Published: 17 April 2013
... 4 2013 © Population Association of America 2013 2013 Maternal education Reading skills Child mortality Nigeria Demographers and policy makers agree that mother’s formal schooling—even at the primary level—is associated with lower risk of child mortality. There is less...
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Published: 03 August 2012
Fig. 3 Predicted values of maternal time by birth weight and mother’s education (using estimates from model 3 on sibling pairs younger than 6 years) More
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Published: 11 August 2012
Fig. 3 Predicted mean minutes mothers spend in play by child age and maternal education More
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1231–1257.
Published: 28 August 2012
... of diagnosed conditions than those born to mothers aged 25–34. Controls for maternal education and age at which the child lost the mother eliminate the effect for advanced maternal age up to age 45. The association between young maternal age and negative offspring outcomes is robust to these controls. Our...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 51–59.
Published: 01 February 2022
...-Hispanic women without a bachelor's after adjusting for changes in the distribution of maternal age within groups. I also document a marked difference in trends for sudden unexpected infant death (SUID) rates by maternal education. The SUID rate increased among those born to women without a bachelor's...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 1143–1171.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Fig. 4 Predicted infant sex ratios by maternal education and race/ethnicity at parity 3. Red horizontal rules indicate infant sex ratios within the biological norm. The model includes indicators for each race/ethnicity category, maternal education category, and year and controls for mean...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 1065–1091.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Fig. 1 Predicted active childcare minutes by maternal education in 2003–2005 and 2015–2017. For 2003–2005, there were statistical differences (at p <  .05) across all education groups. For 2015–2017, there were statistical differences (at p <  .05) between those with a college degree...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1349–1370.
Published: 03 July 2019
... heterogeneity is controlled for, intervals shorter than 36 months substantially increase the probability of infant death. However, the importance of birth intervals as a determinant of infant mortality varies inversely with maternal education and the strength of the relationship varies regionally. Finally, we...
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