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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 319–331.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Amos H. Hawley; Visid Prachuabmoh Summary A resurvey of a rural district in Thailand, of about 70,000 population, was conducted after a family-planning program had been in operation for eight months in order to ascertain indications of effectiveness of the program. Both the “before” and “after...
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Published: 02 April 2015
Fig. 5 Model validation with official statistics from the rural districts of Kanagawa prefecture, 1901 More
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 239–258.
Published: 01 August 1978
... as rural. For administrative purposes, however, a more refined set of residence categories is available: the “urban” segment is subdivided into three categories of municipal areas; within the “rural” group, units of population concentration classified as sanitary districts are distinguished from...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 126–134.
Published: 01 March 1967
.... A study, carried out by the author, of 1 percent of the rural households in Mathura and Saharanpur districts in Uttar Pradesh and in Rohtak district in Panjab has brought out that nearly SO percent of the ever-widowed are remarried. The survey covered 6,211 households, of which 887 were Muslim...
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Demography (1986) 23 (4): 509–523.
Published: 01 November 1986
...David E. Bloom; P. H. Reddy © Population Association of America 1986 1986 Rural Woman Rural District Urban District Urban Woman Childhood Marriage References Agarwala , S. N. ( 1962 ). Age at Marriage in India . Allahabad : Kitab Mahan . Agarwala , S. N...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 February 1990
... at the district of current residence. Our results show that in the late 1960s and early 1970s, the existence of rural development centers in a district reduced the levels of outmigration to pre-1965 levels. 30 12 2010 15 1 1987 15 8 1989 © Population Association of America 1990 1990...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 641–666.
Published: 11 December 2014
... that was Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, and the percentage of each district that is rural. Scheduled Caste (SC) refers to the castes at the bottom of the caste hierarchy in India, and Scheduled Tribe (ST) refers to the tribal populations, which live mostly in the northern Indian states of Bihar, Gujarat...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 679–706.
Published: 16 January 2019
...Volha Lazuka Abstract Do early-life effects of investments in public health persist to the oldest-old ages? This article answers this question by using the primary care reform in rural Sweden that between 1890 and 1917 led to the establishment of local health districts, together with openings...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 403–411.
Published: 01 November 1969
...- tion in each stratum. Moreover, villages in Kaira district having a population of 2,000 or more were further subdivided into two strata, viz., 2,000--4,999 and 5,000 and over. The number of rural sampling units in Gujarat totaled 166, with Kaira district forming a separate "region." A total of 22...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 597–614.
Published: 01 November 1981
... to family limitation practices in a sample of 755 currently married couples resident in rural Northern Thailand. The loglinear multiple regression models estimated indicate that couples in more developed districts, more modern couples, couples in which wives have more equal roles, couples believing...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 21–34.
Published: 01 February 1975
... infant mortality rates range from 56 per 1,000 live births in the Accra Capital District to 192 in the Upper Region during the late 1960's. The urban rate is lower than the rural rate, 98 as against 161 per 1,000 live births. A large proportion of the deaths among children aged 0-4 occur in the second...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 733–742.
Published: 05 April 2018
.... Many districts with very low fertility were cities or large cities; examples (with TFRs in parentheses) are Kolcata and Udupi (1.2); the Nilgiris (1.3); and Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Kollam, New Deli, Mumbai, Sindhudurg, and Thiruvananthapuram (1.4). However, some “typically rural districts” also had...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 415–430.
Published: 01 August 1972
... 1972 rates. Migration poses a more difficult to evaluate problem. Persons moving from central rural districts to central cities (and vice versa) present no prob- lem since both populations are sampled. But migrants to central cities from out- lying unsampled rural districts or from the surveyed regions...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 289–306.
Published: 01 May 1988
... occupations whose infant mortality declines can be clearly differentiated shows causal influences more strongly. For example, miners and agricultural laborers shared similar environments but had vastly differing income levels. Agricultural laborers, as one would expect, resided largely in rural districts...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 247–268.
Published: 01 May 2003
... ). The Feasibility of Computer-Assisted Interviewing in Africa: Experience From Two Rural Districts in Kenya . New York : Policy Research Division, Population Council . Johnson A.M. , Copas A.J. , Erens B. , Mandalia S. , Fenton K. , Korovessis C. , Wellings K. , & Field J...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 217–245.
Published: 01 May 2003
... and AIDS: Methods and Limitations . AIDS , 13 , 2445 – 58 . 10.1097/00002030-199912030-00017 Serwadda D. , Wawer M.J. , Musgrave S.D. , Sewankambo N.K. , Kaplan J.E. , & Gray R.H. ( 1992 ). HIV Risk Factors in Three Geographic Strata of Rural Rakai District...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 771–784.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in six rural districts of Bangladesh over a 12-year period starting in January of 1982 and extending to December of 1993. The pace of reproduc- tive change in this period ranks among the most rapid ever recorded. However, despite a substantial decline in child mortality during this period, infant...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 264–272.
Published: 01 March 1964
... districts into urban commuting distance, and (2) the decision of the federal government since 1961 to promote the nonagricultural development of rural areas through such instruments as the Area Redevelopment Act. The nation has never been free of the social costs of space associated with low settlement...
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 277–285.
Published: 08 January 2014
...). The MSAS is a longitudinal study of 2,649 adolescents aged 14–16 at the start of 2007 who were resident in two contiguous rural districts in the southern region of the country. The initial sample consisted of 1,764 students randomly selected from enrollment rosters at 59 randomly selected primary schools...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 757–768.
Published: 01 November 2005
... ). The Psychological Effect of Orphanhood: A Study of Orphans in the Rakai District . Health Transition Review , 7 , 105 – 24 . Africa’s Orphaned Generations . ( 2003 ). New York : United Nations Children’s Fund . Van der Waal , C.S. ( 1996 ). Rural Children and Residential Instability...