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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
... part of the ring of the largest SMSA's. The largest SMSA's, those of 1,000,000 or more, had the highest median SES scores for each nativity/ethnic group, and the lowest scores were found in the small- est SMSA size class. Within the SMSA's of each size class, the highest median scores for all groups...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 49–69.
Published: 01 February 1971
..., clerical workers and factory foremen. In class IV are middle level civil servants and skilled white collar workers and technicians; class V includes small factory owners, quasi-professionals and owners of me- dium size stores. Class VI, the highest stratum in this study is composed of large industrialists...
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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 (1990) 27 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 1990
... 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 so- cioeconomic "gender gap" are also changing in important ways,with the male intercept declining at a rapid pace and the female term registering small...
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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 (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 (1976) 13 (4): 445–461.
Published: 01 November 1976
.... There is no published information on whether these settlements simply lost their admin- istrative status or actually disappeared. Most of the "lost" towns were very small, although one (Sungei Lembing) had a population of over 5,000 in 1957, and seven others were in the 2,000-4,999 size class. In the 1970 census...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 May 1972
... this argu- ment, we need only examine the two major deviant cases at hand. The des- tination choice in small SMSAs in the Northeast follows a pattern similar to that in other SMSAs in this region rather than other SMSAs in its size class. If we assume that metropolitan areas in this region followed...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 196–209.
Published: 01 March 1967
... family size of 1.7 for Jewish couples, and that Jews expected signifi- cantly fewer children (2.4) than either Protestants (2.9) or Catholics (3.4). In summary, the authors point out that Jews have the smallest families, marry later, expect and desire to have the small- est families, approve the use...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 605–620.
Published: 01 November 1978
... in larger cities. On the other hand, suburbanization and other aspects of decentralization have increased the ties of many small towns to nearby centers through commuting, trade, and business relationships and con- sequently affected their trends in popu- lation size. The interdependence of units...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 175–187.
Published: 01 May 1976
...Nan E. Johnson; C. Shannon Stokes Abstract Studies of family size in successive generations have found a small but persistently positive effect of size of family of orientation. Recent work has suggested that this relationship may be influenced by birth order, intergenerational change in lifestyle...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 595–619.
Published: 13 March 2019
... siblings 10 on achieving each parity from 0 (childless) to 6. The closer to zero the marginal effect is, the less influence a small change in the number of siblings has on own family size. (See also Fig. A1 in the online appendix, which presents the predicted probabilities for different sibship sizes...
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 57–73.
Published: 01 February 1974
... of Class 73 Consciousness . Sociology and Social Research , 50 , 297 – 313 . Morgan Robin ( 1970 ). Sisterhood Is Powerful . New York : Random House . Rainwater Lee ( 1965 ). Family Design: Marital Sexuality, Family Size and Contraception . Chicago : Aldine . Roszak...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 169–173.
Published: 01 May 1970
...James N. Morgan; Ismail Sirageldin Abstract Two different ways of categorizing people’s geographical location are compared as to their relation to earned incomes of family heads, after adjustment for education, age, sex and race. One, the traditional code, uses the size of the city in which...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 563–581.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Nonmetropolitan 66.61 67.46 49.68 49.41 47.32 46.78 Percentage Change All 8.69 7.96 4.05 1.13 0.66 0.34 Metropolitan 7.83 7.73 2.67 0.86 1.72 1.40 Nonmetropolitan 9.58 9.78 6.65 7.00 0.29 0.91 aPlaces are weighted by minority population size. Racial Segregation in Rural and Small-Town America 571...
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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 (1984) 21 (3): 347–360.
Published: 01 August 1984
... to the fact that the data needed for esti- mates of coverage error have not been available for specific ethnic minority populations. The lack of required data rules out any possibility of applying de- mographic methods to evaluate census coverage of particular ethnic minority groups of relatively small size...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 487–502.
Published: 01 November 1992
... people act on the realization that their family is too big or too small, because they have a standard (ideal, or wanted family size) against which to measure it. Francine van de Walle conducted a small, intensive survey of women in Bamako, the capital of Mali, and tape-recorded their answers. The survey...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1972
... between similar size places (intrasize migrants) and nonmi- grants of the same size-of-place class. The data presented for this test are meant to be suggestive of the kinds of data needed and are not definitive. This caution is necessitated by the variability accompanying rates based on such a small...