1-20 of 624 Search Results for

Poverty Index

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Demography (2001) 38 (1): 115–132.
Published: 01 February 2001
... data this index is robust to the assets included, and produces internally coherent results. State-level results correspond well to independent data on per capita output and poverty. To validate the method and to show that the asset index predicts enrollments as accurately as expenditures, or more so...
Journal Article
Demography (2024) 61 (3): 627–642.
Published: 01 June 2024
... index for the United States. By employing administrative microdata to link Social Security Administration mortality records to CRE, we show that CRE quartiles provide more stable predictions of COVID-19 excess deaths than single demographic categorizations such as race or age, as well as other...
FIGURES | View All (7)
Image
Published: 30 May 2013
Fig. 4 Sequence index plots displaying trajectories of exposure to neighborhood poverty, Panel Study of Income Dynamics More
Journal Article
Demography (2006) 43 (2): 293–307.
Published: 01 May 2006
... or employment status (Kishor and Johnson 2005). The poverty-wealth measure. In addition to measuring violence, this article rests critically on the ability to estimate the poverty-wealth status of households in a uniform and comparable manner. The wealth index used here was recently developed and tested...
Journal Article
Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2169–2191.
Published: 11 November 2019
... the American Community Survey from 2012 to 2016 to assess trajectories for black-white disparities in educational attainment, employment, and neighborhood poverty between metropolitan areas with hypersegregation and black-white segregation, as measured by the dissimilarity index. Using a time-varying measure...
FIGURES
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (1969) 6 (4): 455–471.
Published: 01 November 1969
.... 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1969 1969 American Sociological Review Negro Male Poverty Index Industrial Employment Ecological Pressure References Anderson , Theodore R. ( 1955 ). Intermetropolitan migration: a comparison of the hypotheses of Zipf...
Journal Article
Demography (1968) 5 (2): 894–909.
Published: 01 June 1968
...George Wilber 15 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Family Planning Service Family Planning Program Poverty Index Rural Poor References 1 For recommendations to reduce rural poverty, see The People Left Behind , A Report...
Journal Article
Demography (1997) 34 (4): 551–563.
Published: 01 November 1997
...-count ratio, is in general, a very crude index for captur- ing the information on the right tail of a distribution. Sen's original focus was the measurement of poverty, correspond- ing to the left tail of an income distribution. I shall show that the issues and methods used for the measure of poverty...
Journal Article
Demography (2010) 47 (1): 249–268.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of population that belongs to a schedule tribe 10.04 0.163 Agricultural Workers Percentage of main workers categorized as agricultural workers 24.51 0.129 Poverty Index Regional incidence of poverty measured in the interval [0,1] 0.518 0.255 East Dummy variable = 1 for districts in Bihar, Orissa, and West...
Journal Article
Demography (2012) 49 (2): 719–746.
Published: 09 March 2012
... – 148 ). New York : Russell Sage Foundation . DeFina R. H. , & Thanawala K. ( 2003 ). International evidence on the impact of taxes and transfers on alternative poverty indexes . Social Science Research , 33 , 322 – 338 . 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2003.07.001 Edin K...
FIGURES
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2004) 41 (2): 303–314.
Published: 01 May 2004
... that overweight Hispanics exceed the overweight threshold by the smallest proportion (21%), whereas overweight non-Hispanic blacks exceed the threshold by 33%, on average. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Poverty Index Overweight Status Overweight Index Overweight...
Journal Article
Demography (2004) 41 (1): 61–86.
Published: 01 February 2004
... of the economy on poverty compared to time-series data. Second, rather than restrict our focus to only the poverty rate (i.e., the fraction of the population with incomes below the poverty threshold), we used a poverty index that permitted us to portray not only the extent of poverty but also the depth...
Journal Article
Demography (2007) 44 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 February 2007
... baseline score. Household asset ownership is not robustly associated with parent death impacts. The coef cient estimate on the interaction term of parent death and not having a latrine at home is not statistically signi cant (Table 5, regression 2), nor are the interaction terms with a poverty index...
Journal Article
Demography (2000) 37 (4): 449–459.
Published: 01 November 2000
... of group poverty is related positively to a high level of spatial separation of the poor (Massey and Eggers 1990). 6 Second, we control for the size of groups. The dissimilarly index of the poor in a group may be affected by the random deviation of members of the group from their proportion in the city...
Journal Article
Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1345–1368.
Published: 19 May 2020
..., 2000–2010) and income distribution (measured by the Gini coefficient; 1990–2010) for Valladolid and Motul. Table A1 , based on data from the 2005 Mexican Census, shows similarities between Valladolid and Motul on a poverty index; in the percentage of adults who are illiterate; and in the percentage...
FIGURES | View All (5)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2012) 49 (1): 359–392.
Published: 02 December 2011
... countries with a relatively small share of the population living in extreme poverty (less than 10% in Albania, Brazil, and Panama). The last index we consider captures the value of assets owned divided by the number of household members: per capita value of durable goods . Since only durable goods...
FIGURES | View All (8)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2015) 52 (3): 1025–1034.
Published: 20 March 2015
... ( www.socialexplorer.com ). Following the procedures of Massey and Denton ( 1989 ), we measured unevenness using the black-white dissimilarity index, isolation using the P* black isolation index, clustering using the black-white spatial proximity index, concentration using the relative concentration index...
FIGURES
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
Demography (1998) 35 (2): 201–216.
Published: 01 May 1998
...* Race Mothers 19.0 18.6 18.5 >C 18.0 17.8Gl 'C .5 17.5 -cGl 17.0E Gl > 16.5 '0 >c 16.0 "7' "iii - 15.5c e ftI 15.0a. 14.5 14.0 Non- Males Females Whites whites Sex Race* .p < .05 PATERNAL INVOLVEMENT WITH ADOLESCENTS 209 FIGURE 2. PARENTAL-INVOLVEMENT INDEX BY MARITAL CONFLICT AND POVERTY EXPERIENCE...
Journal Article
Demography (1995) 32 (3): 379–405.
Published: 01 August 1995
... thresholds (Committee on Ways and Means 1989; Congressional Budget Office 1988; Karoly 1993). A family's total income is divided by its poverty threshold to yield a ratio of family income to poverty line that is used as an index of well-being. Each family member then is treated as though he or she received...