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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 223–242.
Published: 01 August 1969
... of mortality in Latin America is typical. In most underdeveloped countries, whether in Latin America or elsewhere, mortality change seems increasingly independent of economic improvement and more dependent on the importation of preventive medicine and public health from the industrial countries. 30 12...
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 119–130.
Published: 01 February 1974
...Samuel H. Preston Abstract The stable population model is used to establish formulas expressing the effects of mortality change on population growth rates, birth rates, and age composition. The change in the intrinsic growth rate is shown to be quite accurately approximated by the average decline...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 1003–1017.
Published: 23 April 2014
...Duncan O. S. Gillespie; Meredith V. Trotter; Shripad D. Tuljapurkar Abstract In the past six decades, lifespan inequality has varied greatly within and among countries even while life expectancy has continued to increase. How and why does mortality change generate this diversity? We derive...
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Published: 17 September 2013
Fig. 2 The sensitivity of each index with respect to mortality change at different ages. The sensitivities were standardized to the value of each index (i.e., ) to make them comparable. Note the difference in scale between the top and bottom panels, plotted separately to more clearly More
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Published: 17 September 2013
Fig. 2 The sensitivity of each index with respect to mortality change at different ages. The sensitivities were standardized to the value of each index (i.e., ) to make them comparable. Note the difference in scale between the top and bottom panels, plotted separately to more clearly More
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Published: 17 September 2013
Fig. 3 The proportional change in the index from a 1 % change in mortality at each age on the x -axis. The first five ages were plotted separately in the top panel to more clearly delineate behavior of the indices at early and later ages. French males, period life table data from the Human More
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 607–621.
Published: 01 November 1983
... of Santiago Atitlan . Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly , 48 , 167 – 178 . 10.2307/3349163 Early John D. ( 1970 ). The Structure and Change of Mortality in a Maya Community . Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly , 48 , 179 – 201 . 10.2307/3349164 Early John D. ( 1974 ). Revision...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 705–709.
Published: 01 November 1989
...Juha M. Alho Abstract I address the problem of what can be said of changes in mortality rates, if one knows how life expectancies change. I note a general formula relating life expectancies in different ages to mortality and prove that if mortality changes over time following a proportional-hazard...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 287–299.
Published: 01 August 1969
... an arbitrary population classified by age to the ends of successive periods assuming that a given age pattern of mortality will remain without change and that a given sequence of fertility schedules will repeatedly operate on the population in a cyclical fashion. It is shown that after a sufficiently large...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 357–368.
Published: 01 August 1976
...Thomas J. Espenshade; C. Y. Chan Abstract This paper illustrates a method of studying changes in vital rate schedules which have no effect on the intrinsic rate of population growth. These changes are described as compensating changes in fertility and mortality. The analysis proceeds from...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 143–160.
Published: 01 May 1986
..., is not explained by changes in the variables considered here, or in their relationships with infant mortality. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1986 1986 Ordinary Little Square Infant Mortality Child Mortality Birth Order Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever References N. L. Abu...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Eileen M. Crimmins; Mark D. Hayward; Yasuhiko Saito Abstract This paper demonstrates the consequences of changes in mortality and health transition rates for changes in both health status life expectancy and the prevalence of health problems in the older population. A five-state multistate life...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 611–624.
Published: 01 November 1988
... Arriaga , E. E. ( 1984 ). Measuring and explaining the change in life expectancies . Demography , 21 , 83 – 96 . 10.2307/2061029 Arriaga, E. E. 1985. Changing Trend in Mortality Decline During the Last Decade. Paper presented at the International Population Conference, Tokyo...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 399–409.
Published: 01 August 1997
... Statistics . PREMATURE BIRTH AND THE CHANGING COMPOSITION OF NEWBORN INFECTIOUS DISEASE MORTALITY: RECONSIDERING "EXOGENOUS" MORTALITY· KATHRYN Ao SOWARDS Linked death and birth records from San Antonio, Texas re- veal that infectious infant mortality is increasingly a function of premature birth and low...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2047–2073.
Published: 18 November 2014
... important implications for understanding the socioeconomic, public health, lifestyle, and medical mechanisms responsible for this narrowing. We use data from 1959 to 2009 and age-period-cohort (APC) models to examine period- and cohort-based changes in adult mortality for U.S. blacks and whites. We do so...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 1073–1095.
Published: 18 May 2017
... the two assumptions are satisfied. Consistent with the mortality structural changes observed in previous studies, our testing procedure indicates that the starting points of the optimal calibration windows for most populations fall between 1960 and 1990. Using an out-of-sample analysis, we demonstrate...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1981
... Estimation . ( 1980 ). Mimeo : A Manual on Indirect Techniques . Palloni A. ( 1980 ). Estimating Infant and Childhood Mortality Under Conditions of Changing Mortality . Population Studies , 34 , 129 – 142 . 10.2307/2173699 Preston, S. H. and A. Palloni. 1978. Fine-Tuning Brass-Type...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 621–644.
Published: 03 January 2019
... mortality associated with low education varies. Between the two periods, higher-educated adult mortality declined to similar levels across most states, but lower-educated adult mortality decreased, increased, or changed little, depending on the state. Consequently, educational disparities in mortality grew...
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Demography (1997) 34 (1): 135–157.
Published: 01 February 1997
.... We find large changes in both mortality and disability in those cohorts. providing insights into what changes might have occurred and into what future changes might be expected. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1997 1997 Young Cohort Multiple Risk Factor Intervention...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 411–420.
Published: 01 August 1981
... . DEMOGRAPHV@ Volume 18, Number 3 August 1981 A NOTE ON THE CHANGING GEOGRAPHY OF CANCER MORTALITY WITHIN METROPOLITAN REGIONS OF THE UNITED STATES Michael R. Greenberg Departments af Urban Studies and Planning, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 Abstract-An investigation made of the geography...