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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 98–107.
Published: 01 March 1967
...–61, and 1962–63) and Censo general de Poblacíon (1950 and 1960). RURAL-URBAN MORTALITY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: AN INDEX FOR DETECTING RURAL UNDERREGISTRATION EDUARDO E. ARRIAGA* RESUMEN El presenie estudio comienza conun breve andlisis del pasado y presente de La mortalidad urbana- rural en...
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Published: 02 November 2018
Fig. 2 Bias in published IMR relative to percentage underregistration: single-year IMR. Each single-year difference between adjusted and published IMRs is plotted against the percentage of underregistration from the 1940 test for each race and state. Underregistration is measured only once More
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2001–2024.
Published: 02 November 2018
...Fig. 2 Bias in published IMR relative to percentage underregistration: single-year IMR. Each single-year difference between adjusted and published IMRs is plotted against the percentage of underregistration from the 1940 test for each race and state. Underregistration is measured only once...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 630–639.
Published: 01 March 1965
... than age reporting in the census. Birth data, being regarded as the least reliable of all (including the published underregistration fac- tors), are used sparingly and in such a way as to have a minimal effect upon the final esti- mates.s The authors followthis order in reliability of data...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 425–433.
Published: 01 November 1969
..., to be due to underregistration of low birth weight infants in other countries. In this paper, distributions of live births by birth weight for Denmark, England and Wales, New Zealand, and the United States, and infant mortality data for Denmark and the United States are examined. The data do not support...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1363–1388.
Published: 05 July 2018
... techniques, such as Death Distribution Methods, and from field audits by public health experts. We test the model on small-area data from Brazil. Incorporating external estimates of vital registration coverage though priors improves small-area mortality estimates by accounting for underregistration...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 339–358.
Published: 01 March 1964
... THE CENSUS COUNTS OF NEGRO POPULATION Previous estimates of consus under- counts have tended to begin with a cor- rection of births for underregistration fol- lowed by a comparison of the corrected births with the enumerated population 0-4 years of age after allowance had been made for deaths. This estimate...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 1968
... because of undercount and underregistration and because individuals included in the census do not always provide accurate information. This paper describes some of the major errors which confound data for nonwhites and attempts to measure the impact that these errors have for various demographic rates...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 241–253.
Published: 01 May 1970
... estimates of the mid-year Tu- nisian population must be made. Second, the annual number of registered births to Tunisians must be estimated. Third, the extent of birth underregistration each year must be estimated The adjusted census counts of 3.602 million Tunisians for 1 February, 1956, and 4.642 million...
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 August 1996
... study The general downward trend in mortality is clear. As is evident from the figure, vital registration estimates are far too low; this is due to underregistration of deaths. The direct and the indirect sur- vey estimates are close. The adjusted registration estimates from the present study...
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Demography (1985) 22 (2): 289–308.
Published: 01 May 1985
... was more accurate, we developed a method that uses an independent standard for the assessment of both underregistration and underenumeration. In this analysis, both the census count and the number of registered births is compared to primary school enrollment data, which have not previously been used...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 February 2001
... underenumeration, and on births that have been corrected for underregistration. The new life tables show rapid mortality declines for both African American males and females from 1935 to 1950, and relatively steady reductions thereafter for females. The smaller declines in male mortality in young adulthood...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 393–415.
Published: 01 June 1966
... closer estimates on the true net migration than would the EVS method, which itself is subject to errors of census enumeration and of underregistration of births and deaths. The author also discusses the effect of improvement in census enumeration between 1950 and 1960 on estimates of net migration...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 485–503.
Published: 01 March 1968
... for underregistration. To obtain a measure of the consistency of population survey estimates, births and birth rates by color, age of mother, and birth order of child derived from the 1965 population survey are compared with those derived from an earlier population survey conducted in 1959. 13 1 2011 ©...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 February 1975
... in this study. However, some important limitations of the data should be noted. Underregistration of infant deaths, particularly for the early period, seems to be the most serious data prob- lem. Ninety percent completeness of reg- istration is required for admission to the national death registration system...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 188–203.
Published: 01 March 1966
... these rates to those for earlier years is problematic because the National Center for Health Statistics has ceased to correct for underregistration of births. 8 United States Bureau of the Census, Six- teenth Census of the United States: 1940 Popula- tion, "Differential Fertility, 1940 and 1910, Standardized...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 623–645.
Published: 01 November 1984
... the most recent esti- mates of underregistration of births; (d), arrange estimates of the population and components of change so that the follow- ing backward balancing equation of de- mographic analysis can be iteratively ap- plied to carry back the population estimates from July 1 of year t (t = 1960...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 345–360.
Published: 01 August 1998
... on deaths re- corded in vital registers are likely to be biased upward by DEMOGRAPHY, VOLUME 3S·NUMBER 3, AUGUST 1998 underregistration typical of this data source, the age pat- terns of mortality are plausible. Mortality rates reported in the 1989 census are based on a census question on deaths...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 441–457.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., to be an artifact of the underregistration of infant deaths in the United States. BACKGROUND Evidence for an epidemiologic paradox for the U.S. Hispanic population was perhaps rst clearly uncovered by Teller and Clyburn (1974), who, using data from the State of Texas, reported that the infant mortality rate...
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Demography (1994) 31 (3): 427–458.
Published: 01 August 1994
.... Deviations from the ratio of I can result in tum from underenumeration in one or both censuses, underregistration of deaths, or misreporting of age in any or all of the data sources (Condran, Himes, and Preston 1991). We use intercensal cohort analysis to evaluate the consistency of population data by single...