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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 339–345.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Stephen C. Farber; Bun Song Lee Abstract This study proposes to test for the existence of an adaptation effect of rural-to-urban migration. The design is to divide migrants into two groups at the time of observation: one group which had migrated by that time, and another group consisting...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 739–756.
Published: 01 November 2004
... Regmi G. , & Tisdell C. ( 2002 ). “Remitting Behaviour of Nepalese Rural-to-Urban Migrants: Implications for Theory and Policy.” . Journal of Development Studies , 38 ( 3 ), 76 – 94 . 10.1080/00220380412331322351 Rempel H. , & Lobdell R.A. ( 1978 ). “The Role...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 531–558.
Published: 18 May 2011
...Philippe Bocquier; Nyovani Janet Madise; Eliya Msiyaphazi Zulu Abstract Evidence of higher child mortality of rural-to-urban migrants compared with urban nonmigrants is growing. However, less attention has been paid to comparing the situation of the same families before and after they migrate...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 979–1007.
Published: 27 April 2018
...-rural, rural-town, and rural-urban), (2) whether HIV infection moderates the relationship between migration and health, and (3) whether circular migrants differ in pre-migration health status. We find evidence of the healthy migrant phenomenon in Malawi, where physically healthier individuals are more...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 509–520.
Published: 01 August 1974
... and less traditional than native Shirazi. This study is based on 1,061 interview cases collected at random. The sample consists of 612 nonmigrants, 125 rural migrants and 324 urban migrants. These groups were compared on thirtyfour indices measuring various facets of the respondents’ life-styles. The three...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 363–373.
Published: 01 March 1967
... rather than a reduction in fertility. It is further suggested that if city growth is indicative of rural-urban migration, the presence of large numbers of rural migrants in urbanareas may help to explain the decreasing size of the urban-rural fertility differential in Mexico. If this interpretation...
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Demography (2004) 41 (1): 151–171.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., suggesting that the social process of migration from urban areas is distinct from that in the more widely studied rural migrant-sending communities of Mexico. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Social Capital International Migration Small City Migration Experience...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 165–189.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Qian Song; James P. Smith Abstract Given that Chinese migrants with rural hukou status are not considered full citizens in their urban destinations, rural-urban hukou conversion signifies full citizenship attainment in urban China. We assess causal effects of three major types of urban hukou...
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Published: 21 January 2015
Fig. 2 Changes in physical and mental health status for rural-to-urban migrants, rural-urban-rural return migrants, and those who stayed in rural Kanchanaburi province More
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1972
... in the future. In addition, an index of rural exposure is developed to test the proposition that fertility varies directly with degree of rural experience. The data only partially support this hypothesis. Moreover, rural-to-urban migrants are found to have only slightly higher fertility than the receiving urban...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 369–377.
Published: 01 August 1971
... are analyzed to show that rural socioeconomic fertility differences are not influenced by the presence of persons of urban background. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1971 1971 Urban Migrant Urban Background Rural Migrant Rural Background Total Family Income...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 191–217.
Published: 01 February 2021
... that economic and political remittances from migrants are larger when there are greater differences between the origin and destination localities. Specifically, political remittances primarily flow from more democratic to less democratic settings. Given the large rural-urban gap in Brazil, urban areas are more...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1677–1714.
Published: 21 September 2017
...Xin Meng; Chikako Yamauchi Abstract Since the end of 1990s, approximately 160 million Chinese rural workers migrated to cities for work. Because of restrictions on migrant access to local health and education systems, many rural children are left behind in home villages to grow up without parental...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 239–265.
Published: 23 November 2011
... with a relatively higher HIV prevalence. Although migration may be a risk factor for HIV infection, I instead focus on the possibility that the HIV positive are more likely to migrate. Using a longitudinal data set of permanent rural residents and migrants from Malawi, I find that migrants originating from rural...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 479–496.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Population Association of America 1967 1967 Labor Force Internal Migration Urban Migrant Political Unit Rural Migrant References 1 Census data, unless otherwise indicated, are from Tsentral’nyy Statisticheskiy Komitet, Pervaya Vseobshchaya Perepis’ Naseleniya Rossiyskoy Imperii, 1897 g...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2229–2254.
Published: 08 November 2014
... large gaps in fertility between rural and urban areas. Although a large literature has highlighted the importance of migration and urbanization within countries’ demographic transitions, relatively little is known regarding the impact of migration on migrants’ reproductive health outcomes in general...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 233–257.
Published: 21 January 2015
...Fig. 2 Changes in physical and mental health status for rural-to-urban migrants, rural-urban-rural return migrants, and those who stayed in rural Kanchanaburi province ...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 591–617.
Published: 01 August 2008
... social capital into resources (information about or assistance with migration), sources (prior migrants), and recipients (potential migrants). Analysis of multilevel and longitudinal data from 22 rural villages in Thailand shows that the probability of internal migration increases with the available...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
.... The migrants had moved very little before their journey to Santiago. Among those who were 15 years of age or older at the time of migration, more than half had moved directly from their place of birth to Santiago. Prior mobility was slightly higher among persons coming from rural or semiurban origins than...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... , & Treiman D.J. ( 2000 ). Politics and Life Chances in a State Socialist Regime: Dual Career Paths Into the Urban Chinese Elite, 1949–1996 . American Sociological Review , 65 , 191 – 209 . 10.2307/2657437 Wang F. , Zuo X. , & Ruan D. ( 2002 ). Rural Migrants in Shanghai...