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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 158–173.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., particularly where policy is so tangled in ideology. The United States government spent several years evolving its present policy, and it would be unrealistic to expect the Soviet Union to change more rapidly. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Family Planning Population...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 566–573.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Anders S. Lunde; Robert D. Grove Summary To assist in developing uniform reporting of vital events among the fifty states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, the United States government prepares standard certificates of birth, fetal death, death, marriage, and divorce. These model forms...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 1051–1084.
Published: 08 July 2016
... metropolitan areas in France; (2) that high-income persons are the most segregated group in both countries; (3) that the shares of neighborhood income differences that can be explained by neighborhood racial/ethnic composition are similar in France and the United States; and (4) that government-assisted...
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Published: 12 May 2016
Fig. 3 Association of sibship size and education by quintile of state spending on higher education for cohorts born in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s in the United States: General Social Surveys, 1972–2010, and U.S. Census of Governments More
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2255–2279.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes; Susan Pozo Abstract Since about 2000, a number of federal and state policies have been implemented in the United States with the intention of stemming the flow of illegal immigration. In this article, we focus on two initiatives: (1) Operation Streamline, as an example...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1067–1091.
Published: 27 March 2013
... is correlated with a heightened deportation fear or to increased difficulties in accessing government assistance, health care, or legal services, we focus on the following survey items: Thinking about your most recent stay in the United States, please tell me if you agree with the following statements...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 425–433.
Published: 01 November 1969
.... The variation in mortality according to birth weight (or gestation) is greater than for subclasses of color, sex, maternal age, or birth order. Infant mortality in the United States is significantly higher than in a number of other countries e.g., Sweden, Netherlands, Norway. The difference is thought, by some...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 February 2009
... 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. We believe the present study will help government of cials plan more effectively for future hurricane evacuations. he years 2004 and 2005 produced two...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 417–423.
Published: 01 August 1979
...David M. Heer Abstract Senior government officials have claimed that in recent years an average of 1.4 million illegal aliens have entered the United States annually without apprehension. This conjectural figure does not take into account the fact that the net flow of immigrants is always less than...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1921–1942.
Published: 20 April 2013
...Aliya Saperstein; Aaron Gullickson Abstract Racial distinctions in the United States have long been characterized as uniquely rigid and governed by strict rules of descent, particularly along the black-white boundary. This is often contrasted with countries, such as Brazil, that recognize “mixed...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 388–396.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Clyde V. Kiser Summary This is a review focused mainly upon the book Fertility and Family Planning in the United States , by Pascal K. Whelpton, Arthur A. Campbell, and John E. Patterson, published by Princeton University Press in 1966, and representing the results of the second GAF survey (1960...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 189–221.
Published: 29 January 2018
...Bradley Hardy; Timothy Smeeding; James P. Ziliak Abstract Refundable tax credits and food assistance are the largest transfer programs available to able-bodied working poor and near-poor families in the United States, and simultaneous participation in these programs has more than doubled since...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 309–320.
Published: 01 August 1981
... Approving Additional Conditions for Abortion Among Respondents Who Approve All Legal Justifications. United States, National Fertility Study 1970and Gallup Survey 1977 Among Respondents Who Are Positive Toward Legalizing Abortion, The Percentage Who Approve: Abortion at Government Expense Abortion...
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Demography (2006) 43 (1): 127–140.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Catherine T. Kenney; Sara S. McLanahan Abstract In response to increases in cohabitation in the United States, researchers have recently focused on differences between cohabiting and marital unions. One consistent finding is a higher rate of domestic violence among cohabiting couples as compared...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1665–1673.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Zachary Parolin; Stefano Filauro Abstract In 2021, the federal government of the United States expanded a set of income transfers that led to strong reductions in child poverty. This research note uses microdata from more than 50 countries and U.S. data spanning more than 50 years to place the 2021...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 401–432.
Published: 07 March 2015
...Laura M. Tach; Alicia Eads Abstract Mothers in the United States use a combination of employment, public transfers, and private safety nets to cushion the economic losses of romantic union dissolution, but changes in maternal labor force participation, government transfer programs, and private...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1897–1919.
Published: 09 May 2013
... owing to the current unavailability of microdata. Future studies may also further explore how various indicators of political climate and/or sentiments toward the government affect participation in other governmental institutions (such as the educational system); minority participation in higher...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1597–1623.
Published: 10 September 2020
..., reaching a total of 392,000. The porosity of Mexico’s southern border led to increased cooperation in border security between Mexico and the United States since 2007 when the Mérida Initiative 8 was launched. Under this initiative, the Mexican government committed to increasing its efforts...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 287–303.
Published: 01 May 1992
... of the National Center for Health Statistics. DHEW Publication (PHS) 80–1247 . ( 1980 ). Hyattsville, MD : United States Government Printing Office . U.S. Decennial Life Tables for 1979–81 . ( 1985 ). Washington, DC : United States Government Printing Office . National Mortality Followback Survey...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 303–321.
Published: 01 May 1991
... ), 297 – 317 . 10.1111/j.1745-9125.1986.tb01497.x Technical Appendix Vital Statistics ofthe United States 1979. Volume II: Mortality Part A (pp. 84 – 1101 ). ( 1984 ). Washington, D.C. : Public Health Service, United States Government Printing Office . Multiple Causes ofDeath...