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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 1976
... for the average monthly wages. Such troughs almost certainly are the result of workers with less education using a rounded year of birth, and, correspondingly, such workers would tend to have lower earnings. 26 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1976 1976 Verse Asian Culture Average...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 444–455.
Published: 01 March 1965
..., if not most, of return migration will be in the opposite direction from that of the pre- vailing shift. 5. Because of the differential loading of return movement in dominant and re- verse streams, the age curve for rates of dominant migration has a prominent peak; that for rates of reverse migration is more...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 369–377.
Published: 01 August 1971
... is associated with higher socioeconomic attain- ment, lead to the main hypothesis of this in- vestigation which, in effect, is the con- verse of Goldberg's research. Hypothesis 1: The inverse relationship between so- cioeconomic status and fertility in the Residence Background, Status, and Fertility rural...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 34–44.
Published: 01 March 1968
... consider the uni- verse or a subpopulation Pit consisting of all married women of parity i in the re- productive age-group at the time of the surveyor at any instant of time denoted by t. For any specified parity i, the uni- verse Pit is likely to change in its size and composition from instant to instant...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 February 1984
... to currently married urban women under 34 years of age and the five selected variables. Age at first marriage is in- versely related to cumulative fertility; women who married before 15 years of age have 1.5 more children than women who married after 30 years of age. Edu- cation tends to delay marriage either...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1972
... of the Census, 1968) found children ever born per 1,000 ever-married women in- versely related to size of place. Similarly, Tarver (1969) found an inverse relation- ship between children ever born and size of place for counties in 13 SMSA's over 100,000 population. This research has not considered the effect...
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 351–361.
Published: 01 August 1977
... and density of counties in a manner precisely specified by underlying theory. INTRODUCTION The size-density hypothesis states that areal sizes of territorial units vary in- versely with their density. Recent studies (Skinner, 1964; Haggett, 1965; Stephan, 1971; Stephan and Wright, 1973; Stephan and Tedrow...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 581–590.
Published: 01 November 1977
... insofar as they cumu- latively determine children ever born.) When a sequential analysis is used, the experience of child mortality can be seen to affect subsequent fertility in several di- verse ways. [Williams (I 976a) discusses in detail the behavioral mechanisms which are summarized here.] Parents...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 February 1996
... inadequacy. These charges de- mand a response. Because LSL cite chapter and verse, we paraphrase each of their points below as a subheading, fol- lowed by our response. Limited Potential 1) The assumption that people have children to reduce un- certainty is counterintuitive. Counterintuitiveness is a staple...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 571–580.
Published: 01 November 1977
... on the 1970 census of the Philippines. INTRODUCTION The own-children method of fertility es- timation is a census- or survey-based re- verse-survival technique for estimating age-specific fertility for years prior to enu- meration. The first step of the procedure is to match children to mothers within...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 February 1972
... of common factors in the uni- verse of content. Since these represent rather different approaches, it is prob- ably advisable for factorial ecologists to have both of them represented in their sample of factor models. Apart from the particular procedures employed in determining how many fac- tors should...
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Demography (1979) 16 (1): 49–54.
Published: 01 February 1979
... and laws and regulations regarding com- pletion of the birth certificate can ad- versely affect the efficacy of the inferential model. Examples include the increasing practice of married women retaining the maiden name or using a combined maiden name-husband's surname as their sur- name and the general...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 489–498.
Published: 01 November 2000
... Most demographic studies use 2,500 grams of birth weight and 37 weeks of gestation as cutpoints for evaluating the effects of ad- verse birth outcomes on infant mortality. We propose an alternative strategy, which relies on continuous measures of birth outcomes, identifies an optimal combination...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1973
... of growth. A good ex- versed in the foreseeable future. In the ample is Mexico, whose revolution sixty first projection fertility remains at its years ago encouraged a structural trans- current high level; the population con- formation in the society and created con- tinues to grow quickly. In the second...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 711–716.
Published: 01 November 1989
... between statistical models and descriptive rates (for a review, see Hoem, 1987). Communication between demographers versed in statistical modeling and other researchers is thus facilitated. There are several variations on the purging method. Their essential feature is the elimination of either the partial...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 39–54.
Published: 01 February 1981
... that the composition of the uni- verse of mothers is different for each par- ity level. Even though one might suspect that women with large numbers of chil- dren would be selective in terms of a higher proportion breast feeding, the data do not support this hypothesis. Figure 3 shows parallel trends to that in Figure...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 37–51.
Published: 01 February 1973
... on data from the social, economic, and demographic char- Moscow metropolitan area gives no sup- acteristics of the town population were port to the popular contention of an in- judged similar to those of other urban verse relation between fertility and settlements in the Moscow oblast. Manu- women's...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 821–828.
Published: 01 November 2007
... 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 824 Demography, Volume 44-Number 4, November 2007 at age 22 or later; women obtaining a degree prior to age 22 are a small and highly se- lected subpopulation. Most noticeably, the trend of declining fertility among college-educated women re- versed itself...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 423–444.
Published: 01 June 1966
... that, taken together, the six variables correlated with level of economic development were in- versely related to fertility. We then looked at the differences be- tween actual fertility in each local area and that predicted by the correlates of economic development. In examining these differences between...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 421–442.
Published: 01 November 1981
... size an important influence on child quality? 3. And, finally, if family size is impor- tant, what does it affect?What are the mechanisms by which it operates? I will take a moment for some concep- tual orientation. Why would anyone think that the quality of children is in- versely related...