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Published: 22 January 2020
by parity in successive surveys, India and Kenya More
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 659–673.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Mohamed M. Ali; John Cleland; Iqbal H. Shah Abstract Using “calendar” data for single women aged 15–24 from successive Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) conducted in Colombia and Peru during the 1990s, we document trends, year by year, in sexual activity, the use of contraceptives...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 615–625.
Published: 01 June 1967
... survey, undertaken with a random sample stratified according to the socioeconomic level of thehusband, shows that this last hypothesis is not true. Just as in thePuertoRican study, the factors of positive interaction in the couple are more closely associated with the success of family planning...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 19–29.
Published: 01 March 1967
... is deter- mined in that year and remains fixed thereafter. Thus, a given graduation-year cohort surveyed in successive years would be made up of the same individuals less decedents, who would be few in number in the years immediately following gradua- tion. Only part of the graduation-year co- hort...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 763–772.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Danya Lagos; D'Lane Compton Abstract In 2018, the General Social Survey (GSS) asked some respondents for their sex assigned at birth and current gender identity, in addition to the ongoing practice of having survey interviewers code respondent sex. Between 0.44% and 0.93% of the respondents who...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 212–225.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., the Current Population Survey data show that birth rates during the years 1960-61,. were at least as highas in the period 1955-59 and that there was no tendency for a longer spacing between successive births. It appears, therefore, that much of the downawrd trend as shown by birth regis- tration data...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 341–350.
Published: 01 March 1967
... (or other surveys) for two successive years and get a reading on the net changes in the number of households and the net change for a given household character- istic. The March, 1964, and March, 1965, CPS household data, for example, show that the total number of primary indi- vidual households (households...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 371–388.
Published: 01 February 2022
... valid and reliable survey measure of preferences. Country-level trends are modeled both historically and with the decline in total fertility, with a focus on regional differentials. Results show that unwanted fertility rates—especially the conditional unwanted fertility rate—have declined substantially...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 393–414.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Warren B. Miller; David E. Bard; David J. Pasta; Joseph Lee Rodgers Abstract In spite of long-held beliefs that traits related to reproductive success tend to become fixed by evolution with little or no genetic variation, there is now considerable evidence that the natural variation of fertility...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2057–2084.
Published: 30 November 2020
... and Social Life (RDSL) Study, a weekly longitudinal survey, I find lower levels of contraceptive use and less consistent use of contraception among women experiencing material hardship, relative to those without hardship experiences. I also investigate the extent to which this association is explained...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 February 1990
... Land Development Authority (FELDA) implements one of the internationally most successful land development and resettlement programs. In this article, we quantify the impact of FELDA settlements on local out-migration rates, linking macro and micro approaches and using data from the Malaysian Family...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 129–145.
Published: 01 May 1983
... both problems by developing a simultaneous logit model of the interrelationship between the probability of separation and of having a birth during this period (when dissolution presumably is being considered). The model was estimated at successive durations of first marriage, using data for white women...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 November 1981
...N. B. Ryder Abstract Temporal variations in conventional fertility measures reflect the operation of instrumental variables: quantitative and temporal intentions; success in achieving intentions; and reproductive conditions. A set of such variables is described, using data from the 1975 National...
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Demography (1982) 19 (2): 241–260.
Published: 01 May 1982
... variables on educational differentials in childspacing. For birth intervals initiated in a recent period before a sample survey, second, third and higher-order intervals are examined. Transitions within successive segments of interval exposure ( q x values) are examined rather than cumulative transitions (1...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 39–54.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Charles Hirschman; Marilyn Butler Abstract Analysis of the 1973 National Survey of Family Growth shows a continued downward trend in breast feeding by successive cohorts of American mothers. The downward trend is evident in both measures of incidence (ever-breast feeding) and duration of breast...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Rodolfo A. Bulatao Abstract The values and disvalues that wives and husbands in the Philippines, South Korea, and the United States attach to having another child are described from national survey data. Loglinear models are used to demonstrate that both country and parity affect value...
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Demography (2002) 39 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 August 2002
...M. Giovanna Merli; Herbert L. Smith Abstract Has China’s strict one-child policy been successful in changing fertility preferences? Using linked data from surveys conducted in four counties of northern China in 1991 and 1994, we compare reproductive behavior against prior fertility preferences...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 61–72.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Elwood D. Carlson Abstract Experiences of 1500 native-born Australians and 1000 foreign-born immigrants to Australia, surveyed in Melbourne in 1971, reveal that immigration delayed marriage for migrants arriving between age 15 and marriage, and delayed first, second, third and fourth births...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 1009–1032.
Published: 07 May 2018
..., and the overall economic context. Using Survey of Consumer Finances data from 1989 through 2013, we compare wealth levels between and within the two groups that make up America’s dependents: the elderly and child households (households with a resident child aged 18 or younger). Over the observed period...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 671–694.
Published: 01 November 2009
... early-life health and educational attainment raise important questions about how health may in uence educational success in young adulthood and be- yond, as well as for whom its in uence is strongest. Using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997, I examine how adolescents health...