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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 785–806.
Published: 01 November 2007
... , C. Campbell , & J.Z. Lee (Eds.), Life Under Pressure: Mortality and Living Standards in Europe and Asia, 1700–1900 (pp. 173 – 208 ). Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . Alter G. ( 2004 ). Stature in Transition: A Micro-Level Study From Nineteenth-Century Belgium . Social...
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Demography (1999) 36 (4): 429–443.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Cheryl Elman; George C. Myers Abstract We use a national cross-sectional database, the 1880 Integrated Public Use Microdata Sample, to examine aggregate patterns and individual-level estimates of chronic-disease morbidity and long-term disability in the United States in the late nineteenth century...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 581–594.
Published: 01 November 1992
...Antonio Mc Daniel Abstract Several studies have examined the mortality of immigrants from Europe to Africa in the nineteenth century. This paper examines the level of mortality in Liberia of Africans who emigrated there from the United States. A life table is estimated from data collected...
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Demography (1985) 22 (2): 169–183.
Published: 01 May 1985
... of the Nineteenth Century Utah Population. Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Utah. Mineau G. P. , Bean L. L. , & Skolnick M. ( 1979 ). Mormon demographic history II: the family life cycle and natural fertility . Population Studies , 33 , 429 – 446 . 10.2307/2173890...
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Demography (1986) 23 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 1986
... to nuptiality levels via sex selective migration patterns and population sex ratios. Our analysis shows that nuptiality levels in nineteenth century English and Welsh districts were responsive to occupational variation and that both direct and indirect effects were significant. Our results suggest...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 249–272.
Published: 01 August 1983
.... M. L. ( 1968 ). Three Agricultural Revolutions . The Economic Historical Review , 21 ( 1 ), 128 – 152 . Wrigley E. A. ( 1969 ). Population and History . London : Weidenfeld and Nocholson . E. A. Wrigley ( 1972 ). Nineteenth Century Society: Essays in the Use...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 270.
Published: 01 May 1984
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 311–331.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Michael R. Haines Abstract Given the lack of information on mortality in the nineteenth century United States, it seems appropriate to apply techniques which have been created for mortality estimation for developing nations with inadequate vital registration data, to the historical American...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 339–358.
Published: 01 August 1979
... to decreases in marital fertility rates. The second concerns the fraction of couples in the nineteenth century who acted effectively to reduce their fertility and the third deals with the importance of abortion as a family-limiting practice among white couples in the nineteenth century. 30 12 2010...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 289–312.
Published: 01 May 1979
...Michael R. Haines Abstract This paper seeks to extend our knowledge about mortality in the late nineteenth century United States by using census mortality data for older children and teenagers to fit model tables. The same method can also be used with partially underregistered death data. The most...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 301–319.
Published: 01 May 1974
...Jack Ericson Eblen Abstract The difficulties of obtaining credible estimates of vital rates for the black population throughout the entire nineteenth century are overcome in this study. The methodology employed the notion of deviating networks of mortality rates for each general mortality level...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 715.
Published: 01 November 1974
... States Black Population during the Nineteenth Century, by Jack Ericson Eblen, Demography 11, 2 (May, 1974), pp. 301-319. The numerical labels for both vertical axes of Panel 2, Figure 2 (p. 315) should be multiplied by ten. 715 ...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 399–413.
Published: 01 March 1965
..., 319–21; Eighth Census: Population , pp. 261–63; Eighth Census: Agriculture , pp. 80–81. 24 See Merle Curti, The Making of an American Community (Stanford, 1959), pp. 12–16; Eighth Census: Population , pp. 528–29. AN ANALYSIS OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY FRONTIER POPULATIONS JACK E. EBLEN Fresno...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 386–398.
Published: 01 March 1965
... : University of North Carolina Press . THE DEMOGRAPHIC RATES AND SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS OF THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY NEGRO POPULATION: A STABLE POPULATION ANALYSIS REYNOLDS FARLEY Duke University RESUMEN Poca investigacion se ha efectuado para obtener informacion sobre el crecimiento y cambios de la Poblaci/m...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 939–948.
Published: 02 April 2014
...Joanna N. Lahey Abstract Using nineteenth century legal information combined with census information, I examine the effect of state laws that restricted American women’s access to abortion on the ratio of children to women. I estimate an increase in the birthrate of 4 % to 12 % when abortion...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 945–966.
Published: 12 May 2015
... implications for human health. An alternative measure for net current nutritional conditions is body weight. After controlling for height, I find that African American and white weights decreased throughout the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Farmers had greater average weights than workers...
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Published: 12 May 2015
Fig. 2 Weight distribution for U.S. blacks and whites in the nineteenth century. Source: See Table  1 More
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Published: 12 May 2015
Fig. 3 Height and weight for U.S. blacks and whites in the nineteenth century. Average heights used for imputed weights are 66.96 inches for blacks and 67.47 inches for whites. Average insolation used for imputed heights are 4.35 hours per day for blacks and 4.02 hours per day for whites More
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 345–361.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Michael R. Haines; Avery M. Guest Abstract Knowledge is quite limited about the extent and social correlates of marital fertility decline for the United States in the early part of the nineteenth century. Manuscripts from the New York State census of 1865 indicate a very slow decline in marital...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 493–521.
Published: 01 November 1979
...John Knodel Abstract Utilizing data from a sample of German village genealogies, it is possible to document the changes in reproductive patterns on the family level that started to take place in Germany during the nineteenth century and formed the basis for the secular decline in fertility which...