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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 259–272.
Published: 01 May 1976
... rates. This condition is generally met in closed populations which have not experienced sharp movements in fertility. The method is useful for estimating life expectancy in developing nations with good sample registration systems but for which information on age is of poor quality. It is also useful...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 374–387.
Published: 01 March 1967
... la completitud del registro civil, en un esfuerzo para desarrollar los medios de medir las tasas vitales, utilizando solamente los datos del registro civil. Sample Unit Vital Rate Vital Event Registrar General Civil Registration System References 1 Forrest E. Linder, “A Program...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1363–1388.
Published: 05 July 2018
...Carl P. Schmertmann; Marcos R. Gonzaga Abstract High sampling variability complicates estimation of demographic rates in small areas. In addition, many countries have imperfect vital registration systems, with coverage quality that varies significantly between regions. We develop a Bayesian...
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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 469–478.
Published: 01 August 1973
...Monroe G. Sirken Abstract This paper studies the design effect of counting rules, for linking deaths to housing units where they are enumerated in the survey, on the sampling variance of dual system and single system estimators of death registration completeness. It investigates estimators based...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 228–243.
Published: 01 March 1967
... of underregistration of the official system, a two-stage sample of vil- lages (the smallest geographic area identi- fied on the official registration records at the local level) was selected. In the first stage, amphurs, or districts, were chosen with probability proportional to popula- tion. Within the selected...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1525–1546.
Published: 01 August 2021
... Mortality Demographic and health surveys Sampling Death rates at adult ages are a core component of population health and a central topic of study for demography. Unfortunately, most of the world's poorest countries do not have complete death registration systems, meaning that most people die...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 403–411.
Published: 01 November 1969
... of sample surveys to estimate births, deaths, and vital rates is hardly necessary for countries with well-devel- oped and accurate vital registration sys- tems. However, in the developing coun- tries, the official registration system is unable to produce reliable statistics on population growth. Three...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 771–784.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... , Koenig M.A. , Phillips J.F. , & Murad S. ( 1991 ). The Sample Registration System: An Innovative System for Monitoring Demographic Dynamics . Asia-Pacific Population Journal , 5 ( 3 ), 63 – 70 . Muhuri P.K. ( 1996 ). Estimating Seasonality Effects on Child Mortality...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 February 1990
... 2010 15 9 1988 15 7 1989 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Registrar General Estimate Transition Probability Upward Transfer True Interval Sample Registration System References Bairagi , R. , Aziz , K. M. A. , Chowdhury , M. K...
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Demography (1980) 17 (1): 13–23.
Published: 01 February 1980
... births that occur eight or more months af- ter first marriage. The same caveats on the dating of births and marriages apply to this category. Included here are some inter- or extramarital births that would be classified as illegitiinate births in the vital registration system. The non-sampling biases...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Xiaogang Wu; Donald J. Treiman Abstract The Chinese household registration system (hukou), which divides the population into “agricultural” and “nonagricultural” sectors, may be the most important determinant of differential privileges in state socialist China, determining access to good jobs...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1503–1528.
Published: 24 July 2017
...Dennis M. Feehan; Mary Mahy; Matthew J. Salganik Abstract Adult death rates are a critical indicator of population health and well-being. Wealthy countries have high-quality vital registration systems, but poor countries lack this infrastructure and must rely on estimates that are often problematic...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 354–361.
Published: 01 March 1968
... influenced by migration and with incomplete registration systems. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Life Table Initial Hypothesis Mortality Index Life Expectation Fertility Ratio References 1 United Nations, Age and Sex Patterns of Mortality: Model Life...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 641–666.
Published: 11 December 2014
... are collected from various sources of the Indian Census Bureau (see Table  6 in the appendix for data sources). Because infant mortality rates are not yet available at a district level for the 2011 censuses, data from Annual Health Survey 2010 and Sample Registration System of 2010 are used for the major...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 249–268.
Published: 01 February 2010
... in India 1981–1991: Sex Selective Abortions and Female Infanticide . Development and Change , 30 , 585 – 618 . 10.1111/1467-7660.00130 Swamy V.S. ( 1995 ). Age Pattern and Current Fertility From National Family Health Survey vis-à-vis Sample Registration System . Demography India , 24...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 21–34.
Published: 01 February 1975
... a dual data collection system which utilized methodological procedures used in the majority of demographic investigations in developing countries: a sampling pro- cedure and interviews with question- naires. In addition, a registration system was instituted in the sample areas to collect information...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 269–288.
Published: 01 May 2003
... lower risks of violence, presumably by reinforcing nascent normative changes in gender relations. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2003 2003 Domestic Violence Physical Violence Wife Beating Credit Program Sample Registration System References Abdullah T.A...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 477–488.
Published: 01 November 2000
... the extent of this effect is regionally specific and is not estimated reliably (Freed and Freed 1989). Incompleteness of national vital registration data is a pri- mary problem in estimating the Indian SRB. The Sample Registration System (SRS) provides a much more complete and more accurate surveillance...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 673–699.
Published: 09 March 2017
... survival (e.g., Hamermesh 1985 ; Hurd 2009 ). We use life table estimates based on the Sample Registration System (SRS) and published by the Government of India (Office of Registrar General 2012 ). The SRS is a large-scale demographic survey based on a dual recording system that provides reliable...
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Demography (2006) 43 (3): 569–585.
Published: 01 August 2006
... a minority of the world s countries have complete vital registration systems, and demographic surveillance systems are only occasionally feasible and then only in a few iso- lated areas. These problems have generated extensive efforts to develop and apply methods of estimating mortality rates from sample...