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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 470–476.
Published: 01 June 1966
... who are actually this old. The analysis has been made by projecting, through the me of population life table survival factors, the populations reported cit carious advanced age groups in one census to the next census and then comparing the results with the corresponding number reported in the latter...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 673–682.
Published: 01 November 1974
...James B. Pick Abstract The standard human population pyramid contains only current information; it is often inadequate when making comparisons of different countries or years. A graphic computer program superimposes current population, life table survivor ships, stable population, and past...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 569–589.
Published: 15 November 2012
..., predictions of in-sample mortality rates based on subjective forecasts are substantially less accurate than predictions based on population life tables. Subjective forecasts also fail to capture fundamental properties of senescence, including increases in yearly mortality rates with age. To shed light...
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Demography (1980) 17 (3): 297–322.
Published: 01 August 1980
... the January 1972 and January 1973 Current Population Surveys, two types of labor force status life tables were calculated for the United States, 1972. One type was a conventional working life table (for males) which started with an ordinary life table and partitioned the life table population into labor force...
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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 (1974) 11 (2): 301–319.
Published: 01 May 1974
..., which was taken from the United Nations study The Concept of a Stable Population . Period life tables and vital rates for intercensal periods were generated from the new estimates of the black population at each census date. The results of this study are highly compatible both with the life tables...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 393–415.
Published: 01 June 1966
...} This formula has been used both with total populations and with aging cohorts. The principal variations of the basic formula have involved the use of life table and census survival ratios as a means of measuring natural increase (B − D), or of estimating “expected” populations assuming no migration. The main...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 820–837.
Published: 01 June 1967
.... 24 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967 Life Table Mortality Level Negro Female Vital Registration Birth Registration References 1 Methods of Estimating Basic Demographic Measures from Incomplete Data . ( 1967 ). New York : United Nations . 2 Coale...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 445–463.
Published: 01 November 1998
... has omitted important demographic details. We construct a multistate life-table model of population flows to and from prisons, incorporating age-specific transition rates estimated from administrative data from Florida. We use the multistate life-table model to investigate patterns of prison...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
... and the proportion of dependent life. Improving mortality alone leads to a higher prevalence of dependent individuals in the life table population; improving morbidity alone leads to a lower percentage of individuals with problems in functioning. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1994 1994...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 673–697.
Published: 27 October 2012
... expectancy with prediction intervals around the forecasts. Second, we applied the method to data of the Dutch population aged 55 and older, and estimated health expectancies between 1989 and 2007 for men and women. We projected the transition probabilities until 2030 and applied multistate life table methods...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 439–454.
Published: 01 August 1979
...James W. Vaupel; Kenneth G. Manton; Eric Stallard Abstract Life table methods are developed for populations whose members differ in their endowment for longevity. Unlike standard methods, which ignore such heterogeneity, these methods use different calculations to construct cohort, period...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 223–242.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Eduardo E. Arriaga; Kingsley Davis Abstract Using 69 new life tables recently made by Arriaga for Latin American countries by stable-population methods, the authors examine the mortality trends for more countries and more periods of history than have previously been available for analysis...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Irma T. Elo Abstract New life tables for African Americans are presented from 1935 through 1990. They are based on a historical series of vital statistics data on deaths that have been corrected for age misreporting, on reconstructed population counts that have been adjusted for census...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 381–402.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Kenneth C. Land; George C. Hough, Jr.; Marilyn M. McMillen Abstract Using current and retrospective voting data from the November Current Population Surveys of Presidential election years, this study modifies and applies demographic accounting and increment-decrement life table methods to construct...
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Demography (1980) 17 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Kenneth G. Manton; Eric Stallard; Sharon S. Poss Abstract Cause elimination life tables estimated from multiple cause of death data for four race/sex groups are presented for the U.S. population in 1969. These “multiple cause” life tables are then compared to cause elimination life tables where...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 587–606.
Published: 01 November 1983
... minority groups" (1969, p. 227). Mazur also concludes that "the 1958-59 official life table was by no means universal for the U.S.S.R. in that wide discrepancies existed among the large segments of the Soviet population designated as nationalities" (p. 246). The regions we have selected for our analysis...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 243–260.
Published: 01 August 1969
... in a stationary (life table) population by color and sex, based on 1960 Census data on marital status and age at first marriage and on general mortality rates for 1959–61. A comparison of the earlier tables with the new tables provides evidence of a decrease of one or two years in the average age at first...
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 333–350.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Robert Schoen Abstract The “problem of the sexes” has been one of trying to reconcile inconsistent male and female demographic rates. The present paper deals with that question in the context of a two-sex nuptiality-mortality life table. A “rectangular” population, with equal numbers of persons...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 621–623.
Published: 01 November 1978
... table parameters, it has been shown that it can be approximately estimated by 2 – e (0)/à in which d is the average age of the stationary population. It has been found that, for a given value of 0, the relative gain in life expectancy is less appreciable in countries with larger values of e (0). 27...