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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 126–133.
Published: 01 March 1965
.... Only the occupation of employed males aged 14 and over was considered. The three tables accompanying this paper re- port simple proportions for each zone of each named metropolitan center. As not- ed, these proportions are averages for each distance zone, and each of them conceals 12 Census tracts...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 125–131.
Published: 01 May 1969
...John Casparls Abstract Retail sales in 1963 in 116 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas (SMSA’s) are related to SMSA size in 1960. Nucleated sales occur in the Central Business District (CBD) and in Major Retail Centers (MRC’s). As SMSA’s grow, the proportion of sales in MRC’s increases...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 February 1972
... metropolitan center for 1960 and 1965, is found to decrease sharply from the central zone to the next zone (25–49 kilometers from the center), and then change very little with increasing distance from the center, for both urban and rural populations. None of several alternative mathematical models describes...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 13–39.
Published: 01 February 1978
... 2011 © Population Association of America 1978 1978 Population Change Statistical Explanation Advanced Place Metropolitan Center Residential Type References Beale , Calvin L. ( 1975 ). The Revival of Population Growth in Nonmetropolitan America. Economic Research Service...
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Demography (2004) 41 (1): 37–59.
Published: 01 February 2004
... to nested geographic levels. We measured segregation for metropolitan America using the Theil index, which is additively decomposed into contributions of regional, metropolitan, center city–suburban, place, and tract segregation. This procedure distinguishes whether groups live apart because members cluster...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 239–255.
Published: 01 May 1979
...” reasons came disproportionately from the largest metropolitan centers and went to the smallest towns. Those moving for non-employment reasons are not more likely to have taken an initial income loss, though they are less likely to experience immediate income gains. 8 1 2011 © Population...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1933–1953.
Published: 24 October 2016
...Wenquan Zhang; John R. Logan Abstract Neighborhoods where blacks and whites live in integrated settings alongside Hispanics and Asians represent a new phenomenon in the United States. These “global neighborhoods” have previously been identified in the nation’s most diverse metropolitan centers...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 February 1981
... migrants, and type of urban destination. In Thailand in the early 1970s, migrants to smaller urban centers, especially the more experienced migrants, are economically more successful than migrants to the large metropolitan centers and in some cases are more successful than urban natives. Reasons...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 225–232.
Published: 01 May 1971
... natural increase. Thus to ascribe Latin American urban growth to a single prime causal factor is a misleading oversimplification. 2/ Net in-migration apparently plays a larger role in determining the rate of growth of large metropolitan centers than is the case with smaller urban areas. 3/ A significant...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 1011–1037.
Published: 01 June 2021
... delivery by the National Centre for Social Research and TNS BRMB. This research uses data from Add Health, a program project directed by Kathleen Mullan Harris and designed by J. Richard Udry, Peter S. Bearman, and Kathleen Mullan Harris at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and funded...
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Demography (1980) 17 (1): 57–70.
Published: 01 February 1980
... to an urban economy have operated both to push people out of agricultural and rural areas and pull them toward metropolitan centers (Beale, 1964). These redistributive pressures drained millions of residents from nonmetropolitan areas during the past 100 years and the resulting rural to urban migration stream...
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Demography (1969) 6 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 February 1969
...Roy C. Treadway Abstract The decline of population density from the center of metropolitan areas can be expressed mathematically as: d r = d o e gr where d r is the population density of a subarea at distance r from the center, d o is the hypothetical density at the center, and g is the population...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 213–222.
Published: 01 May 1978
..., that specialization in metropolitan financial-commercial functions should be related to the headquarters’ presence, receives only mixed and ambiguous support in this investigation. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1978 1978 Metropolitan Center Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 148–155.
Published: 01 March 1964
... in transportation and communication over the period only serve to underscore the increasing accessibility of the national population to metropolitan centers. While there has been a massive redis- Table 7.-POPULATION, LAND AREA, AND DENSITY OF METROPOLITAN AREAS, FIRST RINGS, SECOND RINGS, AND REMAINDER OF UNITED...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 605–620.
Published: 01 November 1978
... within which the non metropolitan incorporated center is found. That attention is now pos- sible and, as our data show, rewarding in the insights to be gained about demo- graphic change. In a very large nation, discernible differences in physiography, climate, cultural and political history, and economy...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 1978
... and Suburbanization, 1960–70. Working Paper 75-4 . Madison : Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin . McKenzie , Robert ( 1933 ). The Metropolitan Community . New York : McGraw-Hill Book Company . Lamb , R. , & Gillard , Q. ( 1973 ). Growth Center Schemes...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 363–371.
Published: 01 March 1965
... of the distri- bution of unincorporated places concerns their location relative to metropolitan centers and other larger cities. Here a trichotomy has been set up. First, places have been classified according to whether or not they are located in Standard Met- ropolitan Statistical Areas, as defined in 1960...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 401–415.
Published: 01 August 1979
... in the past few decades have in- cluded the high-speed automobile and hard-surfaced highway, plus improve- ments in indirect electronics. This spatial expansion of the metropolis has some lim- its, of course, as points beyond commu- ting range of the metropolitan center are reached. The overall growth...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 539–562.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Robert L. Wagmiller, JR. Abstract Changes in U.S. metropolitan areas over the past 30 years are thought to have concentrated jobless men in low-income, predominantly minority neighborhoods clustered near the center of the city. Using tract-level data from the Neighborhood Change Database for 1970...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 491–499.
Published: 01 June 1966
.... can be assessed in a more meaningful way. Certainly, an industrial city might be expected to exhibit a pattern of change different from that of a retail center or a college town. (The "quasi-metropolitan areas," in particular contain quite a number of the latter.) 4. The character of the ring.-One...