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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 513–527.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Glenn V. Fuguitt; Donald W. Thomas Summary Small town population change is an important factor in the urbanization process. We analyzed changes in incorporated places under 10,000 in the United States during the 1940–60 period, making a distinction between changes in population size classes...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 443–448.
Published: 01 March 1968
... in the largest size class had the highest SES levels for all population subgroups. Among the native population in the central cities and urban part of the ring however, the average score varied little with size of SMSA. Within SMSA's of all size classes, the highest median score for each subgroup appears...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 462–469.
Published: 01 June 1966
... and Protestants living in metropolitan areas and (2) to analyze religious differentials in fertility among residents in different parts of the metropolitan community. The data, consisting of a sample of households in six metropolitan areas in three population size classes, supported the general findings...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 61–78.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., and, using present family size as an index of male fertility, fertility differences within and among race-religion-class groups are examined. When present family size means are compared among race-religion-class groups, dichotomized either on a knowledge variable or use variable, no specific patterns...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 49–69.
Published: 01 February 1971
... . Stycos , J. Mayone ( 1965 ). Family size preferences and social class in Peru . American Journal of Sociology , 70 , 651 – 658 10.1086/223959 . Stycos , J. Mayone , & Weller , Robert ( 1967 ). Female work. ing roles and fertility . Demography , 4 , 210 – 217 10.2307...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 293–309.
Published: 01 March 1967
..., followed by income, education, regional location, sex, family size, and marital status. Additional variables—class of worker, race, nativity, professional type, size of place and industry—add no significant increments to explained variance. More specifically, low income and high education stimulate...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 491–499.
Published: 01 June 1966
... on a study of analytical factors that may account for variations in the type of change experienced between 1950 and 1960. Two of these factors are size and age. Table 4 shows the results of our tabu- lation of variations in pattern of social- class redistribution by size of the metro- politan area in 1960...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 589–603.
Published: 01 November 1978
... of all size classes (Kirschenbaum, 1972). The general question asked in this pa- per, then, is whether, after the last two decades of economic change, southern metropolitan areas are now exhibiting de- concentration patterns common to the metropolitan United States as a whole. This question is important...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 1990
... of universalistic patterns of stratification and mobility. Under a linear model of educational achievement, we find that the direct effects of race are weakening and the returns to class-based advantages are declining in tandem. The contours of the socioeconomic “gender gap” are also changing in important ways...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 525–552.
Published: 28 February 2012
... prenatal care visits, premature birth, and small size for gestational age) do not predict educational attainment. Our measures explain little of the educational inequalities by parents’ class or education. However, smoking explains 12%—and all health variables together, 19%—of the lower educational...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 599–617.
Published: 28 February 2014
...Zhen Zeng; Yu Xie Abstract The issue of whether the social class of grandparents affects grandchildren’s socioeconomic outcomes net of the characteristics of the middle generation is much debated in the social mobility literature. Using data from the 2002 Chinese Household Income Project, we...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 445–461.
Published: 01 November 1976
... redistribution from 1957 to 1970 is due to the inclusion of new towns in 1970 and the crossing of size classes by some towns dur- ing the intercensal interval. In 1957, the population could be char- acterized as moderately urbanized for a developing country. More than 20 percent lived in medium to large cities...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 605–620.
Published: 01 November 1978
...- ce~tage points from each other in popu- lation change. Graphs classed as having positive associations were those that showed increasing growth percentages with size of town (with no more than one exception), and negative graphs show de- creasing growth percentages with in- creased size. All other...
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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 427–445.
Published: 01 August 1973
... tinued until all communities had been function profiles were not sufficiently brought into some cluster or the highest similar to others in the same size class correlation between unclustered com- to be clustered using the given con- munities was less than the level neces- straints. Of the 212...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 125–131.
Published: 01 May 1969
... in the population range of 600,000 to 1.2 mil- lion and with a retail volume in the CBD of $125 million or more. Slightly over half of the SMSA's in this size class have MRC's with a sales volume of $50 mil- lion and 57 percent of these SMSA's have CBD's doing at least $125 million worth of retailing...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1971
... Distributions of Urban Places and Urban Population, by Size of Place, 1947, 1960, and 1967, and Shifts of Urban Places Between Categories in the Size-of-Place Distribution, 1947-tiO and 1960-ti7, for Thailand Places in same or shift- Size of place Distribution of ing to higher size class* Distribution...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 565–573.
Published: 01 November 1979
... that motivate migration but a discrepancy be- tween a preference and actual location. The concept of "preference status" in- dicating the discrepancy between actual and preferred location is easily measured by examining a matrix of current resi- dence size-classes by preferred residence size-classes. In its...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 519–537.
Published: 01 November 1977
.... However, Duncan and his associates did not find the vari- able of compelling utility, since data on it were not available for two SMSA's in the 500,000-1,000,000 population size class and for eight SMSA's in the 300,000- 500,000 size class. In addition, per capita demand deposits were very highly cor...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 341–350.
Published: 01 March 1967
.... These observations of year-to-year alterations in the volume of families in each size class are likely to be of interest to researchers and policy makers con- t Table 5.-SIZE OF MATCHED FAMILIES' IN 1964 AND 1965 BY AGE OF HEAD IN 1964 (Numbers in Thousands) , Size in 1965 Percent Age and size in 1964 All Increasing...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 295–308.
Published: 01 May 1972
... in- cluded size-classes within the range of the present investigation. Thus Duncan and Reiss (1956, pp. 19-113) examined a wide range of population character- istics for a set of size groupings includ- ing incorporated places under 1000 and places 1000-2500. In two articles by Belcher (1946a and 1946b), size...