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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1971
...Lawrence A. Brown; John Holmes Abstract The term intra-urban migrant lifeline refers to the sequence of residential movements made by a household within a single urban area. This study examines spatial aspects of lifelines and the relationship between such aspects and the spatial structure...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 339–345.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Stephen C. Farber; Bun Song Lee Abstract This study proposes to test for the existence of an adaptation effect of rural-to-urban migration. The design is to divide migrants into two groups at the time of observation: one group which had migrated by that time, and another group consisting...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 May 1970
... relationships between place utility and behavior in searching for and selecting a new residential site are reasonable and can lead to valuable insights into place utility and its functioning in the intra-urban system. Due to some misallocation of migrant flows, however, we further conclude that the model should...
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Published: 21 January 2015
Fig. 2 Changes in physical and mental health status for rural-to-urban migrants, rural-urban-rural return migrants, and those who stayed in rural Kanchanaburi province More
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 531–558.
Published: 18 May 2011
...Philippe Bocquier; Nyovani Janet Madise; Eliya Msiyaphazi Zulu Abstract Evidence of higher child mortality of rural-to-urban migrants compared with urban nonmigrants is growing. However, less attention has been paid to comparing the situation of the same families before and after they migrate...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 233–257.
Published: 21 January 2015
...Fig. 2 Changes in physical and mental health status for rural-to-urban migrants, rural-urban-rural return migrants, and those who stayed in rural Kanchanaburi province ...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Theodore D. Fuller Abstract Recent research has suggested that the position of many urban migrants compares favorably with that of urban natives. This generalization is refined by referring to three key distinctions: migrants from rural versus urban origins, recent versus more experienced cityward...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 601–616.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Martin Brockerhoff Abstract Analysis of the 1986 Senegal Demographic and Health Survey reveals that mothers may be able to improve their children’s survival chances by migrating from the countryside to the city. Children of urban migrants, however, continue to experience a much higher risk...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 481–491.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Alice Goldstein; Michael White; Sidney Goldstein Abstract Despite China s one-child family planning policy, the nation experienced a slight rise in the birth rate in the mid-1980s. Many observers attributed this rise to the heightened fertility of those rural-to-urban migrants who moved without...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 509–520.
Published: 01 August 1974
... and less traditional than native Shirazi. This study is based on 1,061 interview cases collected at random. The sample consists of 612 nonmigrants, 125 rural migrants and 324 urban migrants. These groups were compared on thirtyfour indices measuring various facets of the respondents’ life-styles. The three...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1972
... in the future. In addition, an index of rural exposure is developed to test the proposition that fertility varies directly with degree of rural experience. The data only partially support this hypothesis. Moreover, rural-to-urban migrants are found to have only slightly higher fertility than the receiving urban...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 165–189.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Qian Song; James P. Smith Abstract Given that Chinese migrants with rural hukou status are not considered full citizens in their urban destinations, rural-urban hukou conversion signifies full citizenship attainment in urban China. We assess causal effects of three major types of urban hukou...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2229–2254.
Published: 08 November 2014
... large gaps in fertility between rural and urban areas. Although a large literature has highlighted the importance of migration and urbanization within countries’ demographic transitions, relatively little is known regarding the impact of migration on migrants’ reproductive health outcomes in general...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 479–496.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Population Association of America 1967 1967 Labor Force Internal Migration Urban Migrant Political Unit Rural Migrant References 1 Census data, unless otherwise indicated, are from Tsentral’nyy Statisticheskiy Komitet, Pervaya Vseobshchaya Perepis’ Naseleniya Rossiyskoy Imperii, 1897 g...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 979–1007.
Published: 27 April 2018
...-rural, rural-town, and rural-urban), (2) whether HIV infection moderates the relationship between migration and health, and (3) whether circular migrants differ in pre-migration health status. We find evidence of the healthy migrant phenomenon in Malawi, where physically healthier individuals are more...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1527–1550.
Published: 01 July 2014
... was induced by a limited urban in-migration; this was due to the restrictions on leaving the countryside imposed under communist rule and, thereafter, to the redirection abroad of rural out-migrants. Although young adults in cities also engaged in international movements and significantly reduced...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 585–592.
Published: 01 November 1994
... attrition bias in drawing conclusions from the observed differences. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1994 1994 Migration Behavior Labor Force Participation Rate Urban Migrant Recent Migrant Intended Mover References Bilsborrow R.E. ( 1984 ). Survey Design...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 369–377.
Published: 01 August 1971
... are analyzed to show that rural socioeconomic fertility differences are not influenced by the presence of persons of urban background. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1971 1971 Urban Migrant Urban Background Rural Migrant Rural Background Total Family Income...
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Demography (2004) 41 (1): 151–171.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., suggesting that the social process of migration from urban areas is distinct from that in the more widely studied rural migrant-sending communities of Mexico. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Social Capital International Migration Small City Migration Experience...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 571–575.
Published: 01 November 1976
... . Geografiska Annaler , 52 , 1 – 13 . 10.2307/490436 Brown , L. A. , & Holmes , J. ( 1971 ). Intra-Urban Migrant Lifelines: A Spatial View . Demography , 8 , 103 – 122 . 10.2307/2060342 Brown , L. A. , & Holmes , J. ( 1971 ). Search Behavior in an Intra-Urban...