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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 569–585.
Published: 01 November 1983
... in Pennsylvania and New Jersey in the 1968 to 1972 period. Death certificates of 53 percent of whites and 30 percent of nonwhites were linked to the 1900 V.S. Census. A comparison of age on the death certificate with the age reported for the same individual in the census record showed a high level of agreement...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 688–709.
Published: 01 June 1967
..., then, have been produced. They yielded a high agreement for the country as a whole, as well as for the provincial and district levels. These estimates were then compared with the proportion of childless women and the proportion of children-the latter having been derived from the records of “continuous...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 413–423.
Published: 01 November 1969
.... In addition, age-specific death rates “corrected” for the disparities found in the age information on the two records are presented. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1969 1969 Death Certificate Percent Agreement Census Record Matched Record Nonwhite Group References...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 57–73.
Published: 01 February 1978
.... Aggregate husband and wife family composition preferences are also similarly distributed, although the agreement is not so close as for number of children. Wives are more apt to prefer girls or a balanced family composition of equal numbers of boys and girls (18 percent are ISI-4 corn- pared to 11 percent...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 615–625.
Published: 01 June 1967
...-tabulation of family planning, by agreement in the couple concerning the number of children to have. The percent of couples who have succeeded in family planning is signifi- cantly higher among those who are al- ways or almost always in agreement about the number of children to have than among those who...
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Demography (1986) 23 (4): 579–594.
Published: 01 November 1986
... behavior. 2 To assess test-retest reliability of the proception concept as measured by the interview schedule, 39 women were reinterviewed one month after the second follow-up interview and again asked about their proceptive behavior during the previous year. There was a 95 percent agreement between...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 97–102.
Published: 01 February 1977
... of test-retest agreement shows that the re- sults of the reliability study using the graphic scale compare quite favorably to those found by Wernick. In both studies, approximately 75 percent of the students maintained their original preference on the retest (75.7 percent in the present study and 77.3...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 397–409.
Published: 01 August 1976
... of the matched infants shown as Indian on their birth certificates were recorded as such in the 1950 census (V.S. Public Health Ser- vice, 1962, Table 3). The 1960 Census- Death Certificate Matched Record Study showed 79.2 percent agreement with the census (V.S. Public Health Service, 1969, Table J...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 279–288.
Published: 01 May 1979
... from official statistics of deaths was only about two percent. His data, however, were neither sex nor race specific. Presum- ably, exaggeration of age was much greater for the nonwhite population than for the white population, but since nonwhites ac- counted for less than one-tenth of the to- tal...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... (they planned and chose to stay and stayed) comprise 46.4 percent of the total respondents: these percentages for the youngest and oldest age groups are 26.6 and 59.6 percent, respectively. A lack of agreement between plan, choice, and behavior is found for 40.4 percent of the sample, which varies from 37.4...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 1967
... of educational efforts to reach rural villagers of a developing country. Preliminary analyses of the records identify two significant educational problems: (1) most of the villagers (85–90 percent of the couples) who initially accepted contraceptives do not truly adopt and become continuing users and (2...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 449–460.
Published: 01 November 1983
... in repeated measurements. We show how multiplicative models of classifications of repeated measurements can be used to locate sources of inconsistency in marginal classifications, sources of discrepancies in classification, and differences between categories in levels of agreement and disagreement. The models...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 71–82.
Published: 01 February 1984
... several limitations. Birth dates were collected only for the first four and last births. Similarly, only data for three marriages were collected. Because very few women have more than five births or more than three marriages (less than 2 percent and less than I percent respec- tively), these constraints...
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Demography (1979) 16 (1): 49–54.
Published: 01 February 1979
... error ratio of 0.51 percent. Unfortunately, this high level of overall agreement is not always maintained when the data are examined by age of mother, live birth order, race of child, attendant at birth, and state of occurrence. As seen in Table 1, when classified by age of mother, the net level...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 August 1976
... pair of records is based upon a set of identifying characteristics. The pair is classified by the extent of agreement the two records show upon each character- istic. "Agreement" is defined with respect to "tolerance limits." For example, alterna- tive tolerance limits for age of mother might...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 125–132.
Published: 01 February 1985
... not necessarily represent any substantial dis- agreement. Only in the case where one spouse says yes and the other says no do we have clear evidence of disagreement. The proportions with this level of dis- agreement are 5.8 percent, 3.6 percent, and 4.4 percent in Tables 1, 2, and 3, respectively. In addition...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 245–264.
Published: 01 May 1987
... percent of young married Melbourne women interviewed in 1971 agreed that "A woman is really only fulfilled when she becomes a mother," only 30 percent of comparable women living in metropolitan areas who were interviewed in 1981-1982 concurred with this proposition. Similarly, the level of agreement...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 159–173.
Published: 01 May 1998
... children's outcomes, we investigate how the consequences of child support differ when parents reach cooperative agreements compared with agreements that are court ordered. This is one of the first studies to use information about both children's outcomes and the nature of the child-support settlement reached...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 February 1972
... as a substitute source of data for specific religious information. Data for Maryland residents, showing that persons involved in Jewish and Catholic weddings marry later than those in Protestant ceremonies, are in close agreement with findings obtained in a national probability sample which ascertained religious...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 836–845.
Published: 01 June 1968
..., and (2) a series of post-treatment surveys. The baseline survey was taken in early 1965 on the basis of a stratified random sample including 1,293 women between the ages of 15 and 44 (nearly 20 percent of the population). A structured interview prepared to collect the data regarding fertility...