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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 329–350.
Published: 01 August 1973
...Hugh Loebner; Edwin D. Driver Abstract This study is one of the few multivariate analyses of the relations of several demographic and socioeconomic variables to fertility and the use of contraception. For fertility, 56 of the 92 hypothesized paths are found to be significant at the .05 level...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 19–36.
Published: 01 February 1973
.... 26 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1973 1973 Family Size Ethnic Origin Significant Path Contraceptive Usage Institutional Model References Bradshaw , Benjamin S. , & Bean , Frank D. ( 1972 ). Some Aspects of Mexican-American Fertility. Report...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1369–1391.
Published: 10 June 2020
... regions has evolved from a large unitary model to a small diversified one. However, this evolutionary path diverged after 2000 and formed two distinct household structure systems. There are also significant regional differences in the transition trajectory. Influenced by developmental, cultural...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 669–685.
Published: 01 August 2007
... environment; and tornado watches and warnings, as well as mobile homes, correspond to technology. Findings suggest a strong relationship between the size of a tornado path and both fatalities and injuries, whereas other measures related to technology, population, and organization produce significant yet mixed...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 1983
... is estimated. We find that the economic/nutritional effects are more likely to be statistically significant in predicting the time path of vital events than are the demographic variables or the effects of meteorological conditions. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1983 1983 Birth...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 447–468.
Published: 01 August 2005
... of a marital transition affects the assessment scores in these specifications, the MTit variables have almost no effect. In other words, the time path of the child's response to marital transitions is basically flat. Of the 120 time dummy vari- ables in these six models, 8 are statistically significant...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 33–60.
Published: 29 January 2020
... a positive and significant effect for following unstable or less attached trajectories for Black respondents (relative to White respondents) for all trajectories compared with the SH trajectory, and those who report poverty experience are at increased likelihood of following four of the five non-SH paths...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 57–73.
Published: 01 February 1974
... in the child-rear- ing role. The largest path contribution is from career aspirations. This supports the idea that those with a greater career interest will be willing to continue work- ing throughout their marriage, even while they have children. The remaining variables do not contribute significant paths...
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 301–320.
Published: 01 August 1978
... variables. The impact of WE on fertility, however, is both in a direct and indirect sense with the former nearly three times as large as the latter. When the non- significant paths in Figure 5 are removed and LISREL is reapplied to the data, the goodness-of-fit test produces a x2 = 7.22, d.f. = 6, and p...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 339–345.
Published: 01 August 1984
... no significant differ- ences in desired family size between pre- and postmigrants prior to migration." Second, Lee and Farber (l984a, 1984b) have shown that birth paths of migrants and nonmigrants are quite similar prior to the migrant's actual moves. The strongest position on incompara- bility...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 81–95.
Published: 01 February 1990
... paths are tested; paths statistically significant at the. 05 level or better are shown in the diagrams. Path coefficients are equivalent to standardized regression coef- ficients; they indicate the relative importance of predictor variables, holding the remaining independent variables constant...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1986
.... Path 4 is represented by the array of separate coefficients of the significant hormones. 222 DEMOGRAPHY, volume 23, number 2, May 1986 Treating all hormone measures as independent variables, we have the problem of creating a parsimonious explanatory model for each dependent (sexual) variable. We have...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1221–1250.
Published: 26 July 2017
... the different areas of the country where the majority of blacks and whites live. Figure 2 , panel a, provides the first set of results from a standard path analysis. The total legacy effect for black families is negative and statistically significant: a 1 standard deviation increase in the first...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 519–533.
Published: 01 November 1983
... a rather poor fit to the data. Therefore, the causal model also was revised, with paths selectively added to improve model goodness of fit. When it made theoretical sense, causal parameters with derivatives of largest absolute value were estimated until non- significant parameter estimates resulted from...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 285–298.
Published: 01 August 2000
... or physiological characteristics could be important because they contribute to shared environment in our analysis. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2000 2000 Birth Weight Path Coefficient Full Sibling Birth Length Shared Environmental Influence References Akaike , H...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 651–675.
Published: 14 February 2012
... Ricans, mostly nonwhites, are shown to have a significant probability of union formation with African Americans. The alternative paths of integration for Filipinos and Puerto Ricans again support the arguments put forward by the segmented model of assimilation. Nevertheless, our evidence shows...
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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 337–364.
Published: 02 March 2016
... in the best-fitting model, both structural regression paths remained significant. With a one-unit increase in initial word recall, the predicted number of mobility limitations developed over 10 years of age increased 0.07 units ( b = 0.07, SE = 0.01, p < .001). With a one-unit increase in mobility...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 49–69.
Published: 01 February 1971
... and these antecedent variables, it is possible that family size preferences serves as another variable mediating the influence of industrialization on fertility, hence to examine this possibility family size preferences were considered in the analysis of "causal" paths in the follow- ing section. A Structural...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 303–321.
Published: 01 May 1991
... difference in poverty has no significant explanatory power on the total differentials, but it does so for the liver disease differential. The racial isolation variable appears to have the greatest influence on the racial homicide differential, whereas 314 Demography, Vol. 28, No.2, May 1991 Table 7. Path...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 19–31.
Published: 01 February 1977
... that modal choice is part of a system of interdependent variables, Use of Public Transportation In Urban Areas Sex 1. 97 .83 27 FIGURE 2.-Path Diagram with Coefficients (Coefficients which did not make a significant contribution at the .01 level have been omitted, as have the corresponding arrows, except...