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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 183–204.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Mary G. Powers; Joan J. Holmberg Abstract This paper examines the impact of women’s labor force participation on occupational scores by comparing occupational status scores based on the characteristics of the 1970 male labor force with a set of occupational status scores based...
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Published: 01 June 2023
Fig. 2 Propensity score overlap by young motherhood status More
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Published: 09 September 2019
Fig. 3 The effect of birth status on standardized local language literacy score by level of grade attainment More
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Published: 09 September 2019
Fig. 4 The effect of birth status on standardized numeracy score by level of grade attainment More
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1583–1603.
Published: 23 September 2016
... is operationalized using Nam-Powers occupational status scores divided into quartiles and a category for farmers. Models assess mortality risk after age 40. Included is a test for whether effects are proportional across parents who died younger and older. Estimated life expectancies across categories of offspring...
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Published: 25 November 2015
Fig. 1 Estimated adjusted aggressive behavior score at school entry by union status and sibship complexity (Table 4 , Model 6), ECLS-B (with 95 % CI). All covariates are held at their respective means More
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 443–448.
Published: 01 March 1968
...,” American Sociological Review , XXVIII (February, 1963), 76–85. An indication of trends in research on urban areas is apparent in the collection of papers in Leo Schnore, The Urban Scene (New York: The Free Press, 1965). 9 Methodology and Scores of Socioeconomic Status . ( 1963 ). Washington, D.C...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 447–468.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Alison Aughinbaugh; Charles R. Pierret; Donna S. Rothstein Abstract We investigated the sensitivity of measures of cognitive ability and socioemotional development to changes in parents’ marital status using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, 1979. We used several scores for each...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 675–703.
Published: 26 March 2020
... of inequality in children’s lives: the neighborhood. We integrate multiple literatures to develop hypotheses on parental skill-based sorting by neighborhood socioeconomic status and public school test scores, which we test using an original follow-up of the Los Angeles Family and Neighborhood Survey. These data...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 61–98.
Published: 15 January 2020
... test scores, noncognitive skill measures, and school track choice in a unified framework. Children who start universal childcare four months earlier around age 3 do not perform differently in terms of standardized cognitive test scores, measures of noncognitive skills, school track choice, or school...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 907–926.
Published: 01 November 2008
... with men, women have lower Modified-Mini Mental Status Exam (M-MMSE) scores for overall cognitive functioning. Cognitive resources in childhood and adulthood are jointly associated with the M-MMSE score. About 83% of the gender gap in mean M-MMSE scores is attributable to gaps in men’s and women’s...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 545–561.
Published: 01 November 1989
... of other demographic trends in recent years—declining fertility and rising marital instability—are also investigated. The results show an adverse effect of the presence of other siblings on children's PPVT scores; but holding family income constant, the effect of the parents' marital status on children's...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 661–678.
Published: 01 November 1989
... on the first four years of follow-up. Ascer- tainment of vital status is virtually complete, since less than 1 percent of the cohort has been lost to follow-up. Interview Schedule: Items and Scoring Techniques The interview schedule is a 75-page structured interview that takes just over an hour to complete...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 777–800.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and neighborhood variables, using multilevel statistical models. Our main objective is twofold: ¿ rst, to estimate the inequality in children s test scores by neighborhood economic status, before and after controlling for child, family, and other neighborhood characteristics; and second, to assess the relative...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 485–510.
Published: 28 February 2018
..., relationship status at birth, income-to-needs ratio at Wave 1, mother’s education at Wave I, region at Wave K, urbanicity at Wave K, cognitive score at Wave 1, behavior at Wave 1, and not biological mother at one or more waves). Source: Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Birth Cohort (ECLS-B). a Variable...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 337–348.
Published: 01 August 2001
... by higher teenage fertility rates and higher percentages of students in local schools scoring below grade level in math and of persons receiving AFDC, but lower rates of juvenile detention. Further analyses, however, revealed that race/ethnicity is far more potent than immigrant status per se in predicting...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 83–111.
Published: 09 January 2015
... in the characteristics of mothers within intention status groups. Third, we account for the association of mothers’ background characteristics with their pregnancy intentions and with the outcomes by employing propensity score weighting. We find that weighting eliminated statistical significance of many observed...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S65–S85.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 Children and Young Adults survey to document the associations between health, cognitive development, and growth in childhood. Even among children with the same mother, taller siblings score better on cognitive tests and progress through school more quickly. Part...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 319–340.
Published: 17 January 2018
... to the recent escalation of the Mexican Drug War is associated with a substantial decrease in birth weight. This association is especially pronounced among children born to mothers of low socioeconomic status and among children born to mothers who score poorly on a mental health index. 04 12 2017 17...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1555–1581.
Published: 21 September 2016
... education gradients among Mexicans living in Mexico’s urban areas in five of six biomarkers of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and in the overall MetS score. Mexican migrants living in the United States experience similar patterns to Mexicans living in Mexico in glucose and obesity biomarkers. These results...
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