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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 43–60.
Published: 01 February 1987
... that maternal age, birth order, and the length of the previous and following birth intervals all have a significant impact on the risk of child mortality and that these associations cannot be accounted for by differences in breastfeeding, socioeconomic status, or the survival status of the previous child...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 83–96.
Published: 01 February 1998
... paid or unpaid child-care arrangement. Families that previously used paid care are more likely to enter a paid-care arrangement and are less likely to exit paid care than are families that had not previ- ously used paid care. Similarly, families who previously used unpaid care are more likely to enter...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 251–265.
Published: 01 May 1990
..., or early child mortality among both groups. The Effect of the Subsequent Birth Interval As noted previously, the subsequent birth interval may influence childhood mortality through mechanisms quite distinct from the previous birth interval. Analyses of the effects of the subsequent birth interval are also...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 353–367.
Published: 01 August 1983
... the decision to have (or not have) a third child increasingly important. 7 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1983 1983 Parity Woman Additional Child Fertility Intention Fourth Parity Previous Child References Bumpass L. L. , & Westoff C. F. ( 1970...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 181–197.
Published: 01 February 2002
... negatively affect childbearing intentions and childbearing risks. Intentions to have a child are weakened by onés own previous biological children and the previous biological children of onés current spouse or partner. This effect varies by the parenting configuration of the couple and gender...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1129–1134.
Published: 16 January 2013
... either one or both parents were physicians. The overall child sex ratio was more skewed than the national average of 914. The conditional sex ratios decreased with increasing number of previous female births, and a previous birth of a daughter in the family was associated with a 38 % reduced likelihood...
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Demography (2009) 46 (2): 247–263.
Published: 01 May 2009
... and that each mother partnered with one father who was actually eligible to pay support and had no other child support obligations. Because the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study contains data on couples, multiple-partner fertility, and a rich array of other previously unmeasured characteristics...
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Demography (2007) 44 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 February 2007
... is related to parents’ living arrangements or the amount of time or money fathers invest in their children. In contrast, and consistent with previous research, fathers who are married when their child is born are more likely to live with a son than with a daughter one year after birth. This pattern supports...
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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 (1989) 26 (4): 563–577.
Published: 01 November 1989
...-child pairs of white women in the Detroit metropolitan area, we tested this hypothesis, using both mother's and child's attitudes toward premarital sexual intercourse and the child's report of whether he or she had engaged in premarital sexual intercourse. Unlike most previous work in this area, which...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1821–1842.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., nationally representative data with information on the biological and step relationships of all adult children in the family to their parents; (2) placing the parent–child dyad in the family context; (3) including all older parents regardless of their care needs; and (4) introducing a previously unexamined...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2085–2111.
Published: 29 October 2020
...-third of the population were estimated to be subject to a strict one-child policy (Baochang et al. 2007 ). Previously, the effect of the one-child policy on child well-being sparked extensive debate (Zeng and Hesketh 2016 ). Two more recent studies investigated sibship size and educational outcomes...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 333–349.
Published: 01 May 2003
... the children are born within a previous marriage. These results are consistent with a marital-search model in which sons, more than daughters, increase the value of marriage relative to single parenthood. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2003 2003 Child Gender Marriage Market...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1711–1720.
Published: 01 December 2023
... and the impracticality of requiring child support—may be better informed by considering the flow of cases. We find the flow of previously married mothers increasingly likely to have child support agreements while the likelihood is relatively consistent over time for never-married mothers. For both groups, using the flow...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 243–250.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Lynne M. Casper; Martin O’Connell Abstract Previous research on fathers as child-care providers indicates a need to study the father’s role in child care in the context of different economic cycles. Using data from the 1988, 1991, and 1993 panels of the Survey of Income and Program Participation...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 653–681.
Published: 01 November 1993
... the chances that she will conceive and bear a child. The model used takes into account the simultaneous relationships between marital dissolution and marital fertility by including the hazard of disruption as a predictor of timing and likelihood of marital conception, and by including the results of previous...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 82–97.
Published: 01 February 1996
... the parents' exemption, not the child's as discussed previously. The greater the exemption available to the parents, the stronger the incentive to keep the child as a dependent. The larger the potential exemption to the child, however, the greater the incentive for the child to be independent. The tax...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 391–405.
Published: 01 August 1983
...James Trussell; Randall Olsen Abstract In a previous issue of this journal, Olsen proposed a technique for quantifying the fertility response to child mortality. To estimate the extent of child replacement, one needs data only on the number of children ever born and the number of child deaths...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 173–191.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Patrick Heuveline; Matthew Weinshenker Abstract According to the Luxembourg Income Study data, the U.S. child poverty rate is the second highest among 15 high-income nations. The present work reveals that 55% of all American children living in a household headed by a single female with no other...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 333–352.
Published: 01 August 1983
... of the second child, sug- gesting that Koreans want at least two children anyway. With further increases up to the family size of five, however, depending on the sexes of the previous children, the continuation ratios are highly significantly different. The parti- tioning of the chi-square indicates...