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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 589–601.
Published: 01 November 1972
...Arjun Adlakha Abstract Model life tables are commonly used for estimating various parameters of mortality of populations in developing countries with limited data. The application of the models is based on the assumption that the agemortality pattern of the population under consideration resembles...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 289–312.
Published: 01 May 1979
... commonly used model tables, the Coale and Demeny West Model, apparently do not adequately depict the changing shape of mortality over the period 1850–1910. An alternative model life table system is presented, based on the Brass two parameter logit system and available reliable life tables from the period...
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 277–287.
Published: 01 May 1973
...Andrei Rogers Abstract A principal feature of current methods of estimating demographic measures from incomplete data is the use of model life tables that approximate the mortality of a region for which reliable mortality data are unavailable. Observed decennial rates of survivorship may be used...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 227–234.
Published: 01 May 1983
...S. Mitra Abstract Patterns of variation in mortality can be studied by measuring changes in selected life table functions. A model is proposed in which the rate of change over time in the life table survivorship probability at any age has been assumed as proportional to the product of its own value...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 May 1981
... ). Regression Models and Life Tables (with Discussion) . Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series , B34 , 187 – 220 . Glick P. C. , & Norton A. J. ( 1973 ). Perspectives on the Recent Upturn in Divorce and Remarriage . Demography , 10 , 301 – 314 . 10.2307/2060841...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 820–837.
Published: 01 June 1967
... rates implicit in the census records for native whites and for Negroes. The results are in general agreement with the official figures, particularly for males. Second, mortality levels and differentials in early childhood are estimated by extrapolating the official 1)5 values via model life tables...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 710–720.
Published: 01 June 1967
... in a high probability of sons predeceasing their father, is often a deterrent to restriction of family size. A calculation of the probabilities of survivorship of sons on the basis of the United Nations Model Life Tables, however, shows that the probabilities of a father being outlived by even one son...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 249–263.
Published: 01 May 1988
...) the Brass system of model life tables and the proportional-hazard mortality model and apply a logit version of the model to analyze the determinants of child mortality in Sri Lanka. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1988 1988 Survival Probability Life Table Fertility Survey...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Gretchen A. Condran Abstract The schedule of mortality by age for Philadelphia’s 1880 population classified by sex and race showed aberrations from Coale and Demeny West, South, and North model life tables. Deviations from standard age patterns of mortality were especially pronounced for the black...
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Demography (1994) 31 (3): 427–458.
Published: 01 August 1994
... constructed African-American death rates may be seriously flawed as early as age 50. Using the crude death rate at ages 50+ for 1978-1982 in conjunction with estimated growth rates and two model life table systems, the authors estimate black age-specific death rates in 1978–1982. These results suggest...
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 311–331.
Published: 01 August 1977
.... Both techniques estimate child mortality. Coale and Demeny model life tables are used to extend child mortality estimates to adult mortality. The techniques are applied to census manuscript samples from seven New York counties in 1865 and seven Pennsylvania counties in 1900, both censuses having...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1503–1528.
Published: 24 July 2017
... on data from Rwanda, with no need for model life tables or pooling of data from other countries. Our analytic results demonstrate that the network survival method has attractive properties, and our empirical results show that this method can be used in countries where reliable estimates of adult death...
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Published: 04 May 2012
Fig. 2 Age-specific percentage of life table deaths from simulation models by education, HRS women More
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Published: 04 May 2012
Fig. 3 Age-specific percentage of life table deaths from simulation models by education, HRS men More
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Published: 04 May 2012
Fig. 4 Age-specific percentage of life table survivors from simulation models by education, HRS women More
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Published: 04 May 2012
Fig. 5 Age-specific percentage of life table survivors from simulation models by education, HRS men More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 3 ALL, life expectancy, and variance in the age at death in the full set of UN extended model life tables. Female life tables are indicated by triangles, and male life tables are indicated by squares; the yellow Xs distinguish the four life tables portrayed in Table 1 and Figure 2 More
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Published: 01 February 2022
cohort. The distributions are displayed to age 110 (the model life tables extend to age 130). In panel a, the living population appears visually to have a younger distribution of ages of death than the life table; this is a consequence of the relative absence of very young deaths among the living More
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Demography (1980) 17 (1): 115–127.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Jamie Pearl Eng Abstract This paper presents a mathematical model for changing mortality in functional form. This model may be used to obtain cohort forces of mortality and cohort survivorship functions from a period force of mortality and a period life table under conditions of gradually changing...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 131–147.
Published: 01 February 1990
... on C (15). A simplified birth rate estimate that does not require reference to models of life tables or stable populations is suggested and some of its applications are illustrated. 30 12 2010 15 9 1988 15 7 1989 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Birth Rate Life...