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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 363–373.
Published: 01 March 1967
..., for the degree of industrialization in urbanareas is rarely taken into account. Two hypotheses are tested based upon Mexican census and vital registration data for 1940–60: (a) urban fertility is inversely related to the proportion of the urban population employed in the secondary sector of the economy and (b...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... greater proportion claimed work to be the principal motive, while those coming from urban settings were more inclined to report education. The spatial distribution of migrants within the territory of Greater Santiago was studied in four sectors, each with different socioeconomic characteristics...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 359–381.
Published: 01 November 1969
..., and a delayed decline in the rural birth rate distinguish the English transition. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1969 1969 Population Change Demographic Transition Transitional Period Graphic Transition Urban Sector References Blacker , C. P. ( 1947 ). Stages...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 443–448.
Published: 01 March 1968
... to be that the socioeconomic levels of the 16 percent of all native whites of native parentage and of the 12 percent of all nonwhites in small towns and cities, which are not located within SMSA's but which are urban, are higher than they are in the rural part of the ring of SMSA's. Within the metropolitan sector, SMSA's...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1971
... made by a household within a single urban area. This study examines spatial aspects of lifelines and the relationship be- tween such aspects and the spatial structure of the city. Spatial aspects are defined in terms of distance, directional, and sectoral biases. A variety of techniques for identifying...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 May 1972
... rapidly in low-wage sectors, perhaps in the nonmanufacturing sector, thereby providing job opportunities which attract labor into the region. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1972 1972 Labor Market Labor Supply Labor Mobility Supply Factor Urban Labor Market...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., the registration system divided the population into agricultural and nonagricultural sectors as a basis both for restricting further rural-to-urban migration and for returning rural migrants to the countryside (State Council 1986 [1958 Enforce- ment of the hukou regulations became especially stringent...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 751–775.
Published: 17 October 2012
.... E. , & Sanders , R. D. ( 1985 ). Internal migration and urban employment in the Third World . American Economic Review , 75 , 481 – 494 . Cunningham , W. ( 2001 ). Breadwinner versus caregiver: Labor force participation and sectoral choice over the Mexican business cycle...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 455–471.
Published: 01 November 1969
...William F. Stinner; Gordon F. De Jong Abstract This paper considers social and economic correlates of age-specific 1950-1960 net migration of Negro males from a sample of 150 southern counties. A model is developed with five components: (1) economic activity and urbanization, (2) white...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1869–1892.
Published: 21 September 2015
... layoffs of workers from state-owned and collective enterprises in urban China signaled the declining status of workers within the redistributive system. As a result, the attractiveness of a state-sector job has declined. Such institutional changes in China provide us with the opportunity to examine how...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 May 1991
... hospitals is shown to have a large negative effect on breast-feeding. The probability of actually breast-feeding is reduced by an average of 6.2 percentage points Table 4. Industry and Health Sector Effects on Breast-Feeding Intentions and Behavior a Urban Rural Intention Actual Breast- Feeding Intention...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1535–1554.
Published: 19 August 2016
...David C. Folch; Daniel Arribas-Bel; Julia Koschinsky; Seth E. Spielman Abstract Social science research, public and private sector decisions, and allocations of federal resources often rely on data from the American Community Survey (ACS). However, this critical data source has high uncertainty...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 119–131.
Published: 01 February 1991
... family size and wealth level into a joint categorical variable. Moreover, because household wealth and children's education differ sharply between the rural and the urban sectors, we conducted the analysis separately for each sector. In this way we permitted the formulation of residence-specific wealth...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 15–41.
Published: 01 March 1964
... LATIN AMERICAN Country Dominican Republic Crude Birth Rate Urban Sector References 3 CEPAL ( 1961 ). Boétin Económico de América Latina , VI , 9 – 10 . 4 Inhabitants related to arable land. Source: “America en Cifraa, 1961,” Estadísticas Económicas No.2. 5 Work done at CELADE...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1973
... by N) : The Case 01 Mexico output, respectively. The subsistence sector is populated by peasant pro- prietors, who share their income equally ; the urban wage rate is equal to the money value of agricultural earnings. When the Mexican data are analyzed in the next section, several features...
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Demography (1980) 17 (4): 395–412.
Published: 01 November 1980
... growth in the rural areas of modernizing societies, combined with enclosure and the abolition of the common field system, capital intensifica- tion of agriculture, and other factors, meant that "population growth in the ru- ral sector did not persist long after mod- Table l.-Percent Urban and Percent...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 90–108.
Published: 01 March 1966
... with urbanization and mod- ernization. There seem to have been social and economic changes with minimal down- ward movements of fertility in the rural, agricultural and traditional sectors of the island population. Therefore, the range of variation for any characteristic should extend from the native-born...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 217–227.
Published: 01 May 1994
... size is replaced by the effective sample size which, since the Demographic Transition in Southern Africa 227 weights are nonnalizedto be on average unity, is simply the sum of the squared weights. We are grateful to Dan Relles for making this point. 8 Within the urban sector, an unweighted Kolmogorov...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 1987
... or higher 0.15 Urban sector 0.63 Residence at time of WFS Region· Oriental 0.22 pentral 0.33 Pacific 0.19 Bogota 0.15 Survival probability 0.87 0.04 Derived from 10 percent sampleof 1973cen- sus records Omittedcategory:Attanticregion. correlation between length of union and the disturbance terms (uc , Ud...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 321–336.
Published: 01 May 1974
... for a large portion of the Northeast Corri- dor is shown in Figure 7, with an asterisk in each sector in which the population density exceeds 1,000 people per square 335 mile. This density approximates the lim- its of urban population as defined by the 1970 Census. An isometric projection technique was used...