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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 613–626.
Published: 01 November 1992
...) who subsequently adjust to permanent resident status, arrivals of asylees and refugees, and nonimmigrants who arrive during the year and stay for more than twelve months before departing. The estimates of long-term immigration for 1983 are compared to official INS statistics on alien immigration...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 403–418.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of America 1986 1986 Advisory Committee Census Bureau Current Population Survey Social Science Research Council Census Official References Alonso , W. , & Starr , P. ( 1982 ). The political economy of national statistics . Items , 36 , 29 – 35 . Aluko , S...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 457–466.
Published: 01 August 1990
... in First and Second Trimesters to Outcome of Pregnancy . Lancet , i , 992 – 995 . 10.1016/S0140-6736(86)91269-9 Vital Statistics of the United States, 1980–1985 (Vol. 2): Mortality, Part B . ( 1985 ). Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Vital Statistics...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 145–154.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Harvey M. Choldin Abstract The production of social statistics has been challenged in certain West European nations by the “privacy issue.” Privacy advocates contend thatcomputerized data files containing information about individuals endanger personal privacy and other civil liberties. The privacy...
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Demography (1977) 14 (2): 223–238.
Published: 01 May 1977
...Thomas W. Pullum; Stephen J. Williams Abstract A method for estimating conception rates, using vital statistics data, is developed and applied to data on five-year age groups of California women for 1971. The approach is deterministic and allocates total exposure time to the known pregnancy...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 238–246.
Published: 01 March 1966
.... Institutional Care Death Record Hospitalization Experience Vital Record Deceased Person References 1 Monroe G. Sirken , Pifer James W. , & Morton L. Brown ( 1962 ). “Design of Surveys Linked to Death Records.” . Washington, D.C. : National Vital Statistics Division . 2...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 305–318.
Published: 01 June 1966
... time series. The application of seasonal adjustment programs by electronic computer to vital statistics yields useful information about their seasonal component and provides a means to estimate the trend of current as well as retrospective data. Seasonally adjusted birth, marriage, and death rates...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... study at the University of Chicago. One important feature of this monograph, not contained in the Chicago study, is a regression and correlation analysis of total mortality in 202 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas in relation to a large number of social, economic, and climatic factors. Among...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 235–249.
Published: 01 May 1976
... with recorded vital statistics rates. Total fertility estimates derived from own children data for whites average less than two percent lower than the recorded rates—a difference that can be attributed partially to the fact that the estimates are adjusted for net eensus undercount but the recorded rates...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 273–286.
Published: 01 May 1976
..., if sampling variance is only a small part of the mean-square error, serious mistakes in inference could be made. The Bureau of the Census has developed a model describing the joint effect of sampling and nonsampling errors on census statistics. This article shows how a study of the components of error may...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 460–474.
Published: 01 March 1968
... statistics in the United States: marriage registration from the National Center for Health Statistics, retrospective data from censuses and surveys conducted by the United States Bureau of the Census, and indirect estimates from current marital status. None of these data are in agreement...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 485–503.
Published: 01 March 1968
... of the number of births and birth rates for the United States derivedfrom fertility histories reported in a national population survey conducted in 1965. More particularly, this report is concerned with the variation in the quality of fertility statistics derived from the population survey as related...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 525–538.
Published: 01 March 1968
... por los individuos que por la comunidad en el futuro. Summary This report presents a brief review of health services in the United States during the years 1850–1968, analyzes trends in mortality on the basis of eleven reports that have been published by the National Center for Health Statistics during...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 859–875.
Published: 01 June 1967
... theoretical aspects of the Chinese system of reckoning ages, and the second section offers a method of collecting the age statistics of a Chinese population: A discussion of the errors found in the age returns and the unsuccessful measures taken to eradicate these errors in the Malayan censuses conducted...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 464–478.
Published: 01 June 1967
... migración neta. Summary The focus of this paper is the development and testing of a method of estimating deaths which occur during a decade to aging birth and death cohorts, so that it may be possible to estimate net migration by the vital statistics (VS) method for age cohorts. Until now the VS method has...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 629–650.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., for example. However, demographers have seldom used formal statistical methods to describe and analyze time series of maps. One formal method, used widely in epidemiology, criminology, and public health, is Knox’s space-time interaction test. In this article, we discuss the potential of the Knox test...
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 1 Boxplots of raw wealth, by race. Statistics are weighted by 2012 respondent NLSY79 sampling weights. Boxes identify the group-specific 25th percentile, median, and 75th percentile. Whiskers identify the 5th and 95th percentiles. More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 2 Boxplots of cumulative neighborhood disadvantage, by race. Statistics are weighted by 2012 respondent NLSY79 sampling weights. Boxes identify the group-specific 25th percentile, median, and 75th percentile. Whiskers identify the 5th and 95th percentiles. More
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Published: 01 December 2022
Fig. 2 Descriptive statistics on poverty at age 30 by childhood poverty duration, attainment of all three benchmarks, race, and sex. The sample is 5,994 young adults observed once between ages 25 and 30 in the PSID. Poverty = modified OPM with posttax/posttransfer income definition. Error bars More
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Published: 01 April 2023
Fig. 1 Fertility by age and birth cohort. Data are from 1981–2020 vital statistics merged with Projected Population. More