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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 374–387.
Published: 01 March 1967
...H. Bradley Wells; B. L. Agrawal Summary India’s ad hoc sample registration scheme for obtaining current estimates of rural birth and death rates for the whole country is being implemented quite rapidly. Five states have 140 sample units, and eleven states will have from 20 to 100 units in the study...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 403–411.
Published: 01 November 1969
...D. C. Mehta Abstract Since October, 1965, births and deaths in rural Gujarat State, India, have been recorded under two independent systems in a random sample of units. First, a part-time local “registrar” is appointed in each sample unit (village or segment thereof) who: prepares a house list...
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Published: 12 May 2015
Fig. 8 2009 in-sample forecasts of males and females in the United Kingdom based on the 1975–2000 truncated data set: Age profile (first row) and totals (second row) More
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 389–394.
Published: 01 August 1978
...Bernard Lazerwitz Abstract High, middle, and low estimates for a rare population group, the Jewish population of the United States, are presented together with their root mean square errors. These estimates are based upon a national sample whose essential survey design features are outlined...
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 137–160.
Published: 01 May 1973
... 1973 Current Population Survey Regression Estimate School Enrollment Standard Estimate Local Unit References Ericksen , Eugene P. ( 1971 ). A Method for Combining Sample Survey: Data and Symptomatic Indicators to Obtain Estimates for Local Units . Ann Arbor : University...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 228–243.
Published: 01 March 1967
... Sample Survey of 1961-63” (paper presented to the World Population Conference, Belgrade, 1965, Doc. No. B.6/V/E/56) ; United Nations, Guanabara: Demographic Pilot Survey (“Population Studies No. 35” [New York, 1964]), The Mysore Population Study (“Population Studies No. 34” [New York, 1961]); G...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2129–2160.
Published: 16 October 2018
...-corrected estimators eliminate virtually all of the bias in segregation estimates in most cases of practical interest, although the correction fails to eliminate bias in some cases when the population is unevenly distributed among geographic units and the average within-unit samples are very small. We...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1195–1218.
Published: 17 June 2019
... 2008; 2007 if not interviewed in 2008 2006–2008 2007–2008 Sampling Unit Individual Individual Individual Individual Individual Household Respondent Type Sample member Sample member Sample member Sample member Sample member Household head Interview Mode Face to face ACASI Face...
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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 (2016) 53 (5): 1499–1509.
Published: 08 August 2016
... institution for all adults, whites, African Americans, Latinos, men, white men, African American men, and Latino men. Regions and states reflect inmates’ region and state of residence. The eight sampling units in the Survey of Inmates in State and Federal Correctional Facilities are New York, Florida, Texas...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1951–1974.
Published: 15 September 2020
...John R. Logan; Andrew Foster; Hongwei Xu; Wenquan Zhang Abstract Reports of rising income segregation in the United States have been brought into question by the observation that post-2000 estimates are upwardly biased because of a reduction in the sample sizes on which they are based. Recent...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 361–382.
Published: 01 May 2006
... and are particularly ill-suited for measuring the emigration of recent arrivals. Here we introduce a new method for estimating foreign-born emigration that takes advantage of the sample design of the Current Population Survey (CPS): repeated interviews of persons in the same housing units over a period of 16 months...
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1377–1400.
Published: 01 November 2011
... with estimates based on subjective probabilities of survival for the same sample. The results are remarkably similar. We then use this approach to compare differential survival by SES for 10 European countries and the United States. Wealthier people have higher survival probabilities than those who are less...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... for other SMSA's with more than one million residents (47.0 percent Collectionof survey data.-An area prob- ability sample of 1,165 Los Angeles and Orange county housing units was drawn and first contacted in July, 1961. Within the selected units, interviews were ob- tained from randomly selected adult resi...
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Published: 08 August 2016
Fig. 2 Region- and state-level cumulative risk of parental and paternal imprisonment in a state institution for white children, African American children, and Latino children. Regions and states reflect inmates’ region and state of residence. The eight sampling units in the Survey of Inmates More
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 127–138.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Guillermina Jasso; Douglas S. Massey; Mark R. Rosenzweig; James P. Smith Abstract This paper provides an overview of the New Immigrant Survey Pilot (NIS-P), a panel survey of a nationally representative sample of new legal immigrants to the United States based on probability samples...
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Published: 08 August 2016
Fig. 1 Region- and state-level cumulative risk of imprisonment in a state institution for whites, African Americans, Latinos, white men, African American men, and Latino men. Regions and states reflect inmates’ region and state of residence. The eight sampling units in the Survey of Inmates More
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 199–212.
Published: 01 May 1997
... for the number of Israeli Jews in the United States (173,000-193,000) are based on Israeli border control data, and on partial U.S. census data for Los Angeles and New York. The three low estimates (90,000-117,000) are based on (I) the small sample of Israelis in the 1990 National Jewish Population Study; (2...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2159–2179.
Published: 16 October 2017
... this problem. The household survey of the MAFE data contains such weights for each sampling unit. Here, in accordance with common practice, a sampling weight is defined as being the inverse product of the inclusion probability of a sampled household and its response probability. More details on the derivation...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1285–1306.
Published: 11 August 2012
...John R. Hipp Abstract This study focuses on segregation as it plays out at the micro-level of housing unit transition. Employing a unique sample that places housing units into micro-neighborhoods and census tracts, this study tests whether the characteristics of the previous residents of the unit...
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