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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 497–518.
Published: 01 November 1977
...Reynolds Farley Abstract Sociologists and urban commentators often portray metropolitan areas as highly segregated by social class and race. We measured the extent of socioeconomic residential segregation in urbanized areas of the United States in 1970, determined whether cities were as segregated...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 435–443.
Published: 01 November 1976
...C. Jack Tucker Abstract Data from the 1975 Current Population Survey confirm that, during 1970–1975, there was a reversal of the traditional net migration stream between metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas in the United States. During this period, there was net in-migration of 1,600,000 persons...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 553–563.
Published: 01 November 1979
... segregation also tends to be much lower in suburbs than in central cities, while black-white segregation is maintained at a high level in both areas. Segregation of Spanish Americans from whites is found to decline with generations spent in the United States. Finally, the relative proportion of Spanish who...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 173–199.
Published: 01 February 2023
... approach and using data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York/Equifax Consumer Credit Panel, we document the size of economic losses attributable to migration from 23 disaster-affected areas in the United States before, during, and after some of the most costly hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 777–809.
Published: 30 April 2014
... in the United States. Our focal areas are those selected by Geronimus et al. ( 1996 , 1999, 2011) to explore diversity in the consequences of areal poverty for urban and rural black and white mortality. 4 For this earlier work, we originally selected areas of concentrated poverty of sufficient size...
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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 541–568.
Published: 01 April 2024
... of traditionally masculine and well-paying jobs in extractive and manufacturing industries in rural areas, a large proportion of rural women entered the labor force, disrupting men's traditional breadwinning role ( Sherman 2009 ; Smith 2017 ). Yet, rural men in the United States and Canada contribute less...
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Published: 24 October 2016
Fig. 1 Four types of metropolitan areas in the United States, 1980 More
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Published: 24 October 2016
Fig. 2 Four types of metropolitan areas in the United States, 2010 More
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 271–277.
Published: 01 August 1969
... suburbanized Canadian areas are most apt to have high-status groups over-represented in the suburbs and low-status groups over-represented in the central city. Furthermore, this pattern of socio-economic differentiation is found less often in Canadian areas than in the United States areas which tend...
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): 357–374.
Published: 01 August 1996
...David P. Lindstrom Abstract I analyze the influence of the economic characteristics of origin area on trip duration for Mexican migrants in the United States. I argue that migrants from economically dynamic areas in Mexico with favorable opportunities for employment and small capital investment...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 1051–1084.
Published: 08 July 2016
... and the United States. We find much higher socioeconomic segregation in large metropolitan areas in the United States than in France. We also find (1) a strong pattern of low-income neighborhoods in central cities and high-income neighborhoods in suburbs in the United States, but varying patterns across...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 158–173.
Published: 01 March 1968
... gazeta published the first of a series of papers calling for a new interpretation of the population problems in developing countries. Boris Urlanis questioned the oft-stated contention of the various Marxist writers that birthrates decrease as the proportion of the population living in urban areas...
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Demography (1980) 17 (2): 159–176.
Published: 01 May 1980
... age groups since 1970 in all areas of the United States is apparent and hence does not support the view that many millions of illegal residents (perhaps over 6 million) are living here. However, the finding of a persistent deviation in the death rate trend for 10 selected States since 1960 for whites...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 91–99.
Published: 01 May 1969
... earlier been present in some areas of the United States during the 1930’s. At that time, it was primarily associated with population of low intrinsic fertility. Its occurrence since 1950, however, has not been related to inadequate childbearing rates, but rather to the development of distorted age...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 February 2009
... of evacuating and the choice of evacuation lodging (family/friends, public shelters, or hotels/motels). With continued population growth in coastal areas and the apparent increase in hurricane activity caused by global warming, threats posed by hurricanes are rising in the United States and throughout the world...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1547–1565.
Published: 03 July 2018
...Thor Berger Abstract Intergenerational mobility has remained stable over recent decades in the United States but varies sharply across the country. In this article, I document that areas with more prevalent slavery by the outbreak of the Civil War exhibit substantially less upward mobility today. I...
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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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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 491–499.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Leo F. Schnore; James R. Pinkerton Summary This paper is a preliminary report on an ecological analysis of recent changes in the spatial distribution of socioeconomic strata within 363 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas (or substituted units) in the United States. The central hypothesis...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 753–775.
Published: 06 March 2014
... relative to living in the New Orleans metropolitan area; they were also more likely to be living elsewhere in Louisiana or elsewhere in the United States relative to living in metropolitan New Orleans, although these effects were statistically significant only at the .10 level. Based on previous research...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 285–309.
Published: 19 January 2017
.... With the increasing levels of diversity in small and large places throughout the United States comes a need to track accurately and study changes in racial and ethnic segregation between censuses. The 2005–2009 ACS is used to calculate three dissimilarity indexes (D) for all core-based statistical areas (CBSAs...
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