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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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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 225–241.
Published: 01 May 1973
... by the clearcut positive relationship between the percentage of persons classified as either lifetime or 5-year migrants and the urban character of their 1960 place of residence. Yet, the evidence also points to an increasing proportion of urban growth in recent decades attributable to natural increase...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... among those coming from urban origins. Two-thirds of the in-migrants arrived from urban places (places of 5,000 or more inhabitants in 1952). Despite the fact that in 1952 almost 50 percent of Chile's population outside Santiago was genuinely rural, only 13 percent of the in-migrants came from...
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 239–258.
Published: 01 August 1978
... is valid. For each of the characteristics and for migration and fertility, a clear urban-rural continuum emerges, with the sanitary districts generally resembling the smaller urban places more than they do the rural areas under which they are usually subsumed. The evaluation thus suggests the importance...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1971
... and demographic development. Although the overall level of urbanization remains low, the rate of urbanization is high and the increase in the number of moderate sized urban places significant. Greater Bangkok, accounting for over half of Thailand’s urban population and almost two–thirds of all urban growth, has...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 273–286.
Published: 01 August 1970
... inapplicable to domestic servants. These findings add to the considerable evidence showing lower fertility among economically active women in large urban places in Latin America. 26 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1970 1970 Marital Status Labor Force Active Woman Cross...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 603–615.
Published: 01 November 1972
... mortality differential. A comparative approach based on aggregate measures of socioeconomic differentiation is utilized to compare sixty-one United States urban places. Path analysis shows that neonatal mortality differentiation is virtually unaffected by socioeconomic differentials while decreased racial...
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Demography (1976) 13 (1): 139–148.
Published: 01 February 1976
...Jane Riblett Wilkie Abstract The U.S. population by race and urban-rural residence from 1790 to 1860 is presented. The definition of the urban population used is that population residing in incorporated places of 2,500 population or more. The rural population is the residual of the total population...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 311–328.
Published: 01 August 1976
... War. Foreshadowing current patterns, the northern black population was heavily concentrated in the largest cities, and the free black population was the most urban of all groups. The timing of black urban decline in the North, as well as regional and size of place differences in that decline, suggest...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 213–222.
Published: 01 May 1978
... urban areas, whereas branch plant employment is highest in small, economically specialized places. Both headquarters and branch plant activity proved to be associated with the percent of the SMSA labor force employed in manufacturing, however. The suggestion drawn from earlier studies...
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Demography (1970) 7 (1): 71–85.
Published: 01 February 1970
... communities?; (2) does the impact of urban residence on modernism remain the same, regardless of whether the ex- posure to an urban way of life takes place at an early or late stage in the individuaI's life-cycle?; and (3) does urban residence affect all the dimensions of modernism equaIly? For the purpose...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 295–308.
Published: 01 May 1972
... as rural, share many characteristics of urban centers. The industry and occupation differences by location, and the interaction between location and growth, strongly suggest that location is tied closely to function here. Places near cities over 25,000, especially those that are growing, may serve...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 513–527.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Glenn V. Fuguitt; Donald W. Thomas Summary Small town population change is an important factor in the urbanization process. We analyzed changes in incorporated places under 10,000 in the United States during the 1940–60 period, making a distinction between changes in population size classes...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 February 1981
... for this pattern are discussed. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1981 1981 Economic Success Urban Migrant Occupational Prestige Urban Place Urban Native References Andrews Frank M. , Morgan James N. , Sonquist John A. , & Klem Laura ( 1973...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 531–558.
Published: 18 May 2011
... correlates of under-5 mortality, the urban advantage is greatly reduced and sometimes reversed. The results suggest that it may not be necessarily the place of residence that matters for child survival but, rather, access to services and economic opportunities. 16 3 2011 18 5 2011 ©...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 323–334.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Barrett A. Lee Abstract Few studies have produced the over-time observational data needed to draw valid conclusions about changes in urban homeless populations during the 1980s. One place for which such data exist is Nashville, Tennessee. An ongoing series of enumerations lends little support...
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Demography (1974) 11 (1): 89–103.
Published: 01 February 1974
... cultural facilities to non-Russian groups, and the probable levels of contact between non-Russians and Russians in specific residential settings. The data are aggregate data on place of residence, nationality, and native language derived from the 1959 Soviet Census. It is shown that (a) both urbanization...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 99–113.
Published: 01 February 1988
... the nonmetropolitan turnaround. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1988 1988 Rural Population Spatial Unit Composition Component Rural County Urban Place References Alonso, W. 1978. The End of the Metropolitan Era. Discussion paper, Harvard University, Center for Population...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 239–255.
Published: 01 May 1979
... that the major stated motivations for leaving places of origin, especially among those from metropolitan areas, are "quality of life" considerations. About a fourth of the metropolitan origin migrants' and half of the nonmetropolitan origin migrants' reasons are job-related. Anti-urban push and pro-rural pull re...
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Demography (1982) 19 (2): 211–221.
Published: 01 May 1982
... by a broad spectrum of economic and sociodemographic traits. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1982 1982 Urban Growth Rural County County Population Urban Place Rural Part References Beale Calvin L. ( 1975 ). The Revival of Population Growth...