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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 February 1975
...Eui Hang Shin Abstract This paper examines the trends and variations in the black-white differentials in infant mortality in ten selected Southern states during the 1940–1970 period. The patterns observed from the Southern states are compared with those observed from seven selected Northern states...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 23–33.
Published: 01 March 1968
... in median years of school completed, by urban and rural areas of southern states. Whites, of course, have higher average levels of education, but the important point is the increasing differential between whites and nonwhites. The differences do not increase in all southern states, but they did increase...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 797–818.
Published: 18 May 2012
... the coefficients of one of these, the Preston/Glei/Wilmoth model, using recent data from U.S. states. We calculate smoking-attributable fractions for the 50 states and the United States as a whole in 2004, and estimate the contribution of smoking to the high adult mortality of the southern states. We estimate...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 February 2023
... in 2015–2019. Lifespan variability decreased in all states, but states differed in the level and pace with which these changes occurred . Southern states and the District of Columbia exhibited consistently higher (i.e., less equitable) levels of lifespan variability than the nation overall. Conversely...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 2009–2017.
Published: 01 October 2021
... or increasing racial inequality in the late twentieth century, disparities between Black/African American and White children began to decrease in the twenty-first century in nearly every state, closing entirely in several Southern states but remaining wide outside the South. In many Midwestern and Western...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1499–1509.
Published: 08 August 2016
... than for whites. African Americans faced the highest cumulative risks of imprisonment in the Midwest, Northeast, and two southern states. Latinos were most likely to serve time in state prison in the West, where their cumulative risk was comparable to that of African Americans. Latino children had...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2001–2024.
Published: 02 November 2018
... mortality rates prior to 1950 suffer from an upward bias stemming from a severe underregistration of births. At one extreme, African American births in southern states went unregistered at the rate of 15 % to 25 %. In this study, we construct improved estimates of births and infant mortality in the United...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 1989–2012.
Published: 10 July 2013
...David Frisvold; Ezra Golberstein Abstract This study assesses the effect of black-white differences in school quality on black-white differences in health in later life resulting from the racial convergence in school quality for cohorts born between 1910 and 1950 in southern states with segregated...
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Published: 02 November 2018
Fig. 8 Regional convergence of black IMR between southern and northern states. States are included in calculations as they enter the BRA. Published rates for the North are not shown because they are almost identical to the adjusted rates More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Fig. 4 Bivariate associations between the percentage of the Black–White gap in neonatal mortality explained by birth weight–specific mortality and state-level variables ( n   =  33 states). Orange markers indicate Southern states. r p   =  Pearson correlation coefficient; r s   =  Spearman More
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 673–677.
Published: 01 November 1984
... in 1954 was a temporary decline in childbearing by white southerners. With data from the 11 former Confederate states, alternative Box-Jenkins/intervention models were estimated to identify/quantify such a decline, but no statistical evidence of a temporary shift in southern white fertility could be found...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 1253–1259.
Published: 15 June 2016
...) are preferred, will result in biased estimates. In their commentary, te Grotenhuis et al. refer only to the former point, stating, “Masters and colleagues contend that the IE can be applied in their research because the mortality data they use contain nonlinear effects, whereas ‘Luo set the functional forms...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2047–2073.
Published: 18 November 2014
... Population Association of America 2014 2014 Cause-specific mortality Trends United States Disparities The most recent annual report on U.S. mortality patterns and trends from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) demonstrated the narrowest disparity in life expectancy at birth...
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Published: 30 July 2015
with 95 % confidence intervals (standard errors adjusted for spatial clustering). Southern states. Census data More
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 291–305.
Published: 01 August 1996
... that temperature has quantitatively important effects on both seasonal and nonseasonal variation in births. Summer temperature extremes reduce conceptions in the southern United States, explaining a substantial part of the observed seasonal birth pattern. Extreme cold shows no evidence of affecting conceptions...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 75–109.
Published: 01 February 2021
... and older. MHAS is comparable with the United States Health and Retirement Study (see Wong et al. 2017 ). The richness of the MHAS data provides an excellent opportunity to examine how offspring influence the health of aging adults as detailed information is collected not only of older adult respondents...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 273–295.
Published: 01 March 1964
... progreso de la población negra. Southern State Negro Population United States Census Nonwhite Population Nonwhite Male References 2 Lee Everett ( 1957 ). Population Distribution and Economic Growth, United States , 1870–1950, Vol. I: Methodological Considerations and Reference...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 679–682.
Published: 01 November 1984
...Ronald R. Rindfuss; Michael K. Salemi; John Shelton Reed; Craig St. John 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1984 1984 Total Fertility Rate Southern State Supreme Court Decision Fertility Trend Formal Statistical Analysis References Namboodiri N. K...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1921–1942.
Published: 20 April 2013
... classification, white Americans began to seek stricter guarantees of racial purity. The dawn of the twentieth century saw Southern states adopt increasingly expansive descent-based definitions of blackness: from one-half, to one-quarter, to one-eighth, and finally to “any perceptible trace of black blood” (Davis...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
... California Los Angeles, CA 90089-0191 Mark D. Hayward Department of Sociology and Population Research Institute The Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA 16802-6202 Yasuhiko Saito Andrus Gerontology Center University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA 90089-0191 This paper demonstrates...