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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 297–313.
Published: 01 August 1993
... Bangkok 10330, Thailand Chayan Vaddhanaphuti Social Research Institute Chiang Mai University Chiang Mai 50002, Thailand Nancy Grandjean Population Index Princeton University 21 Prospect Avenue Princeton, NJ 08544 We use data collected in 1991 to investigate sexual activity among never-married men...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 353–367.
Published: 01 August 1971
... 100.0 18 - 19 2.6 3.3 20 - 24 14.8 18.3 25 - 29 17.8 24.0 30 - 34 21.2 21.5 35 - 39 23.1 18.9 40 - 44 20.5 14.0 Median age. · · 32.7 30.5 Index of dis- similarity · · 10.7 Mean no. chil- dren ever born 2.3 2.5 Source: Records for 21,457 cases from 1/1000 sample tape of 1960 U.S. Cen- sus of Population...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 331–340.
Published: 01 March 1967
... bibliography but an index which will tell a researcher what censuses provide information on particular population characteristics and how those characteristics are defined, mapped, cross-indexed, compared, and discussed. The index should be based on specific, inclusive, and flexible classifying terms...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 251–262.
Published: 01 May 1997
... in the patterns of interregional migration and can help give insight into the population redistributive roles played by specific regions. Perhaps the most common equality index used to measure income distribution is the Gini coefficient, yet it appears almost never to have been applied in migration research...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... , Robert , & Masnick , George ( 1965 ). Preliminary Assessment of a Stochastic Process Model of Internal Migration . Population Index , XXXI , 256 – 57 . 53 Eldridge , Hope T. , & Thomas , Dorothy Swaine ( 1964 ). Demographic Analyses and Interrelations, Vol. III...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 317–324.
Published: 01 August 1970
... produce very different results. While directly standardized rates are widely used, they depend upon the selection of an appropriate standard population and give disproportionately heavy weight to the high ages. Average of relatives indexes give equal weight to all ages, but are infrequently used...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 354–361.
Published: 01 March 1968
... population, only): (0—14) (total population)/(15–74) (75 and over). Tests on other populations gave even higher correlations. Correlations for male populations are slightly lower in all cases. Instructions and suggestions for computation are provided. The index is most appropriate for populations not heavily...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 285–309.
Published: 19 January 2017
...Jeffrey Napierala; Nancy Denton Abstract The American Community Survey (ACS) provides valuable, timely population estimates but with increased levels of sampling error. Although the margin of error is included with aggregate estimates, it has not been incorporated into segregation indexes...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 699–724.
Published: 20 April 2011
...George B. Ploubidis; Emily Grundy Abstract Our primary aim is to develop and validate a population health metric for survey-based health assessment that combines information from both self-reported and observer-measured health indicators. A secondary objective is to use this index to examine gender...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 929–955.
Published: 21 May 2018
... long-term health. We use contemporary Swedish population register data to examine the relationship between birth-to-birth intervals and a variety of health outcomes in adulthood: for men, height, physical fitness, and the probability of falling into different body mass index categories; and for men...
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Demography (1970) 7 (1): 71–85.
Published: 01 February 1970
... of modernism in attitudes and behavior. Scores on the modernism indexes consistently are higher for the women with urban residential experience. The proportions of variance in the study population accounted for by the urbanism factor are: nearly three-fifths on the mass media index; nearly two-fifths...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 513–519.
Published: 01 November 1976
... for three different models of the net maternity function. It has also been shown that when m, drops abruptly to some m x * , where the form of m x * need not be specified except for the restriction that the resulting population will be stationary, the value of the index can be approximately obtained from I...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1403–1430.
Published: 01 August 2022
.... Bivariate results show stark disparities in financial well-being for transgender women and nonbinary/genderqueer populations relative to cisgender populations. On the financial well-being index, transgender women average 48.7, and nonbinary/genderqueer individuals average approximately 44.0, which are 14.7...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 876–893.
Published: 01 June 1967
... by the normally used unweighted index. 24 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967 Participation Rate Dependency Ratio Dependency Load Labor Potential Consumer Population References 1 See, for example, D. R. Kamerschen, “On an Operational Index of Overpopulation...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 507–510.
Published: 01 August 1972
... to women in low-income families would have yielded completed fertility much above that required for zero population growth. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1972 1972 Poverty Line Replacement Level Family Planning Program Poverty Status Population Index References...
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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 603–609.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Daniel T. Lichter Abstract By presenting race-specific population concentration indexes for U.S. counties for the 1950–1980 period, this paper updates and extends previous analyses of 19001974 patterns of population concentration by Duncan et al. (1961) and Vining and Strauss (1977). Declines...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 382–409.
Published: 01 March 1968
... reproductive value” of the individuals in the various ageintervals in a population, and we show why the indices presented here. are preferable to a related index presented earlier by R. A. Fisher and P. H. Leslie. In order to follow the major part of the present exposition, the reader will need only...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Samuel H. Preston; Ansley J. Coale 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1986 1986 Life Table Population Index Intercensal Period Demographic Estimation Interpolation Factor References Bennett , N. G. , & Horiuchi , S. ( 1981 ). Estimating...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 551–563.
Published: 01 November 1997
...C. Y. Cyrus Chu Abstract I analyze the dynamics of the age distribution as some vital rates change. When the fertility or mortality rate declines, the age distribution often manifests a dynamic stochastic-dominance relationship. I also propose some alternative indexes for measuring population aging...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 459–484.
Published: 13 February 2017
... government welfare support. Using contemporary Swedish population register data and a within-family sibling comparison design, we find that neither the birth interval preceding the index person nor the birth interval following the index person are associated with any substantively meaningful changes in mid...
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