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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 133–157.
Published: 01 February 1994
... locales for understanding the behavior of migrant groups. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1994 1994 Union Formation Migration Status Latino Family Selective Migration Puerto Rican Woman References Bartz K.W. , & Nye F.I. ( 1970 ). Early...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1049–1058.
Published: 09 July 2011
... a specialist demographic survey, the National Survey of Demographic Dynamics (ENADID). Declines in annual return-migration flows of up to a third between 2007 and 2009 were seen among the predominantly labor-migrant groups of male migrants and all 18- to 40-year-old migrants with less than a college education...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 188–203.
Published: 01 March 1966
... control be available but there must be a desire to limit family size. Such a desire may be linked to opportunities for social mobility. Negroes have not been assimilated into urban society as previous in-migrant groups were, and opportunities for mobility have been restricted. For these reasons Negroes...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 233–257.
Published: 21 January 2015
... of optimal comparison groups (Lu 2010 ). Migration is a highly selective process. Systematic differences between migrants and their nonmigrant counterparts that exist before any moves occur may confound the relationship between migration and health. Demographic characteristics, socioeconomic status (SES...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 459–476.
Published: 01 November 1978
...Josefina Jayme Card Abstract The malleability of fertility-related attitudes and behavior was studied by analyzing data collected from cross-sectional groups of Filipino migrants who had lived in the United States for varying lengths of time, in conjunction with data from a comparison group...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 339–345.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Stephen C. Farber; Bun Song Lee Abstract This study proposes to test for the existence of an adaptation effect of rural-to-urban migration. The design is to divide migrants into two groups at the time of observation: one group which had migrated by that time, and another group consisting...
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Demography (1975) 12 (4): 581–599.
Published: 01 November 1975
... in terms of fertility and mortality. Initial mortality differences between im- migrant groups and the base population have become insignificant over very short periods of time (Israel, 1973b). Hence, the discussion may be limited to what shall be referred to as the differential fertility effect. Various...
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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 569–593.
Published: 01 April 2024
... by comparing rates of first births and completed fertility among three groups: nonmigrants (at origin), migrants, and return migrants. Using extensive data collected both in the home regions and at destination, we analyze female migration from Martinique, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, and Réunion Island...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
... for ages of maximum economic activity. Migration streams to Bombay were preponderantly male, and, among males, the married segment predominated. The propensity to migrate was unusually high among minority religious groups. As to educational level, migrants were superior to the general population at origin...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 449–476.
Published: 15 March 2012
... are lower for migrants compared with nonmigrants; however, they do not vary depending on the volume of migration in communities. Migrants are more likely than nonmigrants to “marry up” educationally because the relatively small size of this group compels them to expand their pool of potential spouses...
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Demography (2005) 42 (1): 131–152.
Published: 01 February 2005
... that migrants are not random samples of their home countries' populations, the direction and degree of educational selectivity is not fully understood. This study of 32 u.s. immigrant groups found that although nearly all immigrants are more edu- cated than those who remain in their home countries, immigrants...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1279–1301.
Published: 13 February 2013
... and variable categories. The last column contains t values from tests of differences in group means. * p < .05 (two-tailed test) There is some tendency for absent-migrant groups to be male-headed (61.5 %). Only 14.4 % have been abroad for less than one year, with duration missing for 3.7 %. Most...
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Demography (1975) 12 (2): 193–208.
Published: 01 May 1975
... of America 1975 1975 Internal Migration Migrant Group Migration Stream Recent Migrant Destination Area References Adams Dale W. ( 1969 ). Rural Migration and Agricultural Development in Colombia . Economic Development and Cultural Change , 17 , 527 – 557 . 10.1086/450381...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... of migrants was lower than that of natives. This differential was especially great among women. The recent migrants have a greater rate of labor-force participation than the other groups. Among males, the rate for migrants was 84 percent and for natives 78 percent. The differential is even greater...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2249–2271.
Published: 08 November 2017
... migrants. We compare these migrant groups with second-generation stayers , whose parents never left the South, as well as with those who were born to northern-born parents and residing in the non-South. The consideration of second-generation and even third-generation migrants is quite common...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 532–552.
Published: 01 June 1967
... in therural nonfarm areas. Small cities as a group showed no net in-migration. Among thenet migrants out of theregion theratio was4 colored to1 white. The age and sex distributionwaswarped, especially below age 30, slowing downtheearly marriage rate and the crude bi1 th rate. The projection of the trend which...
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Demography (1982) 19 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 February 1982
... family size between opposing streams increased or remained the same over the three intervals, even though mean family sizes for all base population and migrant groups declined sharply. Central city in-migrants had the smallest families, followed by suburban in-migrants and, finally, nonmetropoli- tan...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 477–498.
Published: 10 February 2012
... of immigrants. Black migrant parents, regardless of foreign-born status, have children with favorable schooling outcomes. Such parental-level influences, however, seem stronger among some immigrant groups than among native internal migrants. The study also suggests that the collective advantage of the children...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 February 1977
...Ann R. Miller Abstract U.S. interstate migrants (over a five-year period) are separated into three groups: (a) those leaving state of birth; (b) those returning to state of birth; and (c) those outside state of birth at the beginning of the period and moving on to a third state by the end. Evidence...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 509–520.
Published: 01 August 1974
... and less traditional than native Shirazi. This study is based on 1,061 interview cases collected at random. The sample consists of 612 nonmigrants, 125 rural migrants and 324 urban migrants. These groups were compared on thirtyfour indices measuring various facets of the respondents’ life-styles. The three...