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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2019–2028.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Amanda Jean Stevenson Abstract In this research note, I estimate one component of the mortality impact of denying all wanted induced abortions in the United States. This estimate quantifies the magnitude of an increase in pregnancy-related deaths that would occur solely because of the greater...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 563–585.
Published: 01 April 2022
... increase women's unintended fertility through psychological, relational, and behavioral mechanisms. This study examines the relationships between network mortality exposure and women's hazard of pregnancy, and of unintended pregnancy specifically. We analyze two years (2009–2011) of closely spaced panel...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 122–137.
Published: 01 March 1968
... describes the results during the period March, 1965–March, 1966 of a research project whose object was to study the possible effect of a family planning program on fertility, abortion, infant mortality, mortality, and on several social and psychological variables in a suburban blue-collar community...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 235–240.
Published: 01 May 1970
...John Stoeckel Abstract Infant mortality trends in a rural area of East Pakistan are analyzed utilizing the Bogue pregnancy history technique. The findings indicate that infant mortality has declined slightly over 20 percent between 1958 and 1967. The existence of development programs in women’s...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1469–1491.
Published: 01 October 2023
... were associated with higher rates of adverse reproductive health outcomes at the state level ( Bossick et al. 2021 ). Furthermore, recent research estimated that a near-total abortion ban would increase pregnancy-related maternal mortality by 21%, with larger increases among racial minority women...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 425–437.
Published: 01 August 1989
... month of pregnancy. Even when prepregnant weight and weight gain were held constant, the season of conception was strongly related to fetal mortality. Height was unrelated to fetal loss. Table 2 gives risks of fetal loss for the different ages, preconception weight, weight gain, and season of conception...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 457–466.
Published: 01 August 1990
... and classified by causes that are also pregnancy risk factors. Over the predominant childbearing ages, mortality increases for blacks exceeded those for whites, usually by at least 25%. These indicators that black/white health differences widen as women progress through young adulthood suggest...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 927–950.
Published: 01 June 2021
... a longer period. Although a handful of studies have found that community mortality-related events, such as disasters and terrorist attacks, can increase the rate of unwanted pregnancy or decrease pregnancy rates altogether ( Behrman and Weitzman 2016 ; Berrebi and Ostwald 2014 ; Seltzer and Nobles 2017...
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Demography (2016) 53 (3): 805–834.
Published: 05 May 2016
... experience of child death and/or (2) alter their reports in the face-to-face interview. The study challenges the reliability of retrospective reports of pregnancy intentions in high-mortality settings and thus also our current knowledge of the levels and consequences of unintended pregnancies...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1775–1796.
Published: 05 September 2014
... factors related to the mother or the family that could impact the health of the infant. Moreover, the effects for infant mortality are stronger for women with more landholdings, suggesting positive selection into motherhood during the famine. Other factors during pregnancy—such as limited access...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1687–1713.
Published: 01 October 2021
... of the sex of the sibling needs further unpacking and should be given attention in future research. In contrast to our hypothesis, a mother's pregnancy with a younger sibling benefits the index child. It is possible that a lower risk of mortality during pregnancy is related to mothers' antenatal care...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1705–1726.
Published: 10 September 2020
... quality, however, HDSS data do not constitute a gold standard measure of neonatal mortality. In HDSS data, some pregnancies might be missed during monthly household visits, and some stillbirths may be misclassified as neonatal deaths and vice versa. Individual identifiers are not provided with MICS...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 251–265.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Survivorship Related to the Subsequent lutcrpregnancy Interval and Outcome of the Subsequent Pregnancy." Tropical Pediatrics and Environmental Child Health, 24, 103-106. (1981). "Relationships Between Pregnancy Spacing, Sex of Infants, Maternal Age, and Birth Order, and Neonatal and Post-neonatal Mortality...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 929–955.
Published: 21 May 2018
..., and mortality over ages 30–74 for both men and women. Our study extends the literature on this topic by examining a range of medium- and long-term health outcomes that have not been previously examined in relation to birth spacing, and we do so using a within-family sibling comparison design that allows us...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 675–699.
Published: 01 November 2003
...) sociodemographic, behavioral, and pregnancy/health-related variables. Similar to adult mortality, infant mortality (all-cause, endogenous, and exogenous) exists along a graded continuum, and elevated risks are not peculiar to poverty. Although the income curves for this analysis are entirely data driven...
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Demography (1982) 19 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 August 1982
... of Relations Among Mortality, Economics of the Household, and the Health Environment Proceedings of the Meeting on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Mortality, EI Colegio de Mexico, Mexico City, 19–25 June 1979 . New York : United Nations . Scrimshaw Susan C. M. ( 1978 ). Infant...
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Demography (1995) 32 (2): 231–247.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Cramer I.C. ( 1988 ). Trends in Infant Mortality among Racial and Ethnic Groups in California . Social Science Research , 17 , 164 – 89 . 10.1016/0049-089X(88)90004-X Crockenberg S.B. , & Soby B.A ( 1989 ). Self-Esteem and Teenage Pregnancy . In A.M. Mecca , N.J...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 581–590.
Published: 01 November 1977
... mortality rate) yields biased coefficients. An alternative model suggests a sequential, rather than a static, decision-making process to relate the decision to have an additional child to the reproductive experience to date. In this case, unbiased coefficients are obtained if the functional form...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 407–412.
Published: 01 August 1987
... marital status, age, and parity (Grady et aI., 1983; Schirm et aI., 1982). There has been very limited research relating planning status of the pregnancy to 407 408 DEMOGRAPHY, volume 24, number 3, August 1987 maternal smoking behavior. Yerushalmy (1971) reported that mothers who smoke are less likely...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
... neonatal mortality in selected states . American Journal of Epidemiology , 108 , 454 – 469 . Lanman , J. I. , Kohl , K. G. , & Bedell , J. H. ( 1974 ). Changes in pregnancy outcomes after liberalization of New York state abortion laws . American Journal of Obstetrics...