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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 253–265.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Elizabeth Frankenberg; Duncan Thomas Abstract We use data from the Indonesia Family Life Survey to investigate the impact of a major expansion in access to midwifery services on health and pregnancy outcomes for women of reproductive age. Between 1990 and 1998 Indonesia trained some 50,000 midwives...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 519–527.
Published: 01 November 1998
.... 's method arise from their particular use of a postnatal standard for the assessment of intrauterine growth.” Our critic misunderstands our objective: He fails to realize our interest in birth outcome, not pregnancy process, and does not perceive that our intent was to extend the research extant...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 37–49.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Nicholas D. E. Mark; Sarah K. Cowan Abstract The prevention of unplanned or unintended pregnancies continues to be a cornerstone of U.S. reproductive health policy, but the evidence that such pregnancies cause adverse maternal and child outcomes is limited. In this research note, we examine...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 489–506.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., first, through what intervening variables do race and other exogenous sociodemographic variables operate to raise the risk of these adverse pregnancy outcomes? Second, what are the determinants of the two components of LBW when all explanatory variables are included in the model? The findings reveal...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1775–1796.
Published: 05 September 2014
... pregnancy outcomes. Using the 1996 Matlab Health and Socioeconomic Survey (MHSS), we find that women who were pregnant during the famine were less likely to have male children. Moreover, children who were in utero during the most severe period of the Bangladesh famine were 32 % more likely to die within one...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2229–2254.
Published: 08 November 2014
... and abortion in particular. In this article, we use detailed pregnancy and migration histories collected as part of the Household and Welfare Study of Accra (HAWS) to examine the association between migration and pregnancy outcomes among women residing in the urban slums of Accra, Ghana. We find...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 February 1975
...R. G. Potter; K. Ford; B. Moots Abstract Because of their similar timing in pregnancy, spontaneous and induced abortions can be viewed as competing outcomes. Some intended abortion operations are anticipated by earlier miscarriages while some potential miscarriages are forestalled by earlier...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 409–429.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Barbara Mensch; Denise B. Kandel Abstract The relationship between adolescent drug use and premarital teen pregnancy and abortion as a pregnancy outcome among sexually active women is investigated in a sample of white women from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth. Event history analysis...
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Demography (1986) 23 (1): 67–77.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Arleen Leibowitz; Marvin Eisen; Winston K. Chow Abstract In this paper, we model unmarried teenagers’ decisions about their pregnancy outcome by considering that the teenager contrasts her expected utility (1) as a married mother, (2) as an unmarried mother, or (3) after abortion. We use...
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Demography (1977) 14 (2): 223–238.
Published: 01 May 1977
..., Seattle, Washington 98195 Abstract-A method for estimating conception rates, using vital statistics data, is developed and applied to data on five-year age groups of California women for 1971. The approach is deterministic and allocates total exposure time to the known pregnancy outcomes of live birth...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 566–573.
Published: 01 June 1966
... on previous pregnancy outcome and on child-spacing. The recording of state file numbers for mates born alive and dead in the same delivery will make it easier to match live birth and fetal death certificates for the preparation of detailed tabulations on multiple births. Several new items related to maternal...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 161–183.
Published: 01 May 1969
... on renewal theory and allowing for several pregnancy outcomes or for variability in parameters are briefly described, followed by generalized models which allow parameters to vary with time. Applications of family building models are summarized. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1969...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 207–218.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Elizabeth C. Cooksey Abstract This article examines the effect of family background factors on first premarital pregnancy resolution for adolescents in the United States. Teenage fertility constitutes a sizable percentage of total fertility, and each outcome has a potentially different type...
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Published: 08 November 2014
Fig. 4 Risk of fertility outcome by residential duration as compared with those who never moved. Point estimates and 95 % confidence intervals for risk of pregnancy or pregnancy outcome for movers compared with those who had never moved (linear probability models). The dark horizontal line More
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1469–1491.
Published: 01 October 2023
... childbearing as a result of abortion denial has direct negative economic and financial consequences for women in terms of significant, sustained financial distress ( Miller et al. 2023 ). Additionally, unintended pregnancy and childbearing affect public health outcomes, as women having unplanned births...
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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 393–418.
Published: 01 April 2024
..., these results are consistent with small to negligible effects of birth spacing behavior on (non-pregnancy-related) parental health outcomes. Copyright © 2024 The Authors 2024 Freely available online through the Demography open access option. Birth intervals Physical health Mental health Parents...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1989
.... The influence on the change in adolescent fertility outcomes of the decreased likelihood of marriage following a nonmarital pregnancy was compensated for by the increased use of abortion to ter-minate the pregnancy. 7 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1989 1989 Sexual Intercourse...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 525–552.
Published: 28 February 2012
... use (pre-pregnancy obesity, anemia, mother’s antenatal depressed mood, smoking, hypertension and preeclampsia, and early visit to a prenatal clinic), in addition to preterm birth and birth weight for gestational age, are all known correlates of birth outcomes and other short-term outcomes. But do...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 February 2000
... on siblings to control for unmeasured factors that may confound estimates of the effect of pregnancy intentions on infant and child outcomes. Results from our study indicate that unwanted pregnancy is associated with prenatal and postpartum maternal behaviors that adversely affect infant and child health...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 553–561.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Eve Powell-Griner; Katherine Trent 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Pregnancy Outcome Fetal Death Abortion Rate Unmarried Woman Abortion Service References Burnham, D. 1983. Induced terminations of pregnancy: Reporting states, 1980. Monthly...