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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 271–281.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Yong Cai Abstract The fertility level in China is a matter of uncertainty and controversy. This paper applies Preston and Coale’s (1982) variable-r method to assess the fertility level in China. By using data from China’s 1990 and 2000 censuses as well as annual population change surveys...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 269–288.
Published: 01 May 2003
... to be associated with lower risks of violence. The effects of women’s status on violence was found to be highly context-specific. In the more culturally conservative area, higher individual-level women’s autonomy and short-term membership in savings and credit groups were both associated with significantly...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 271–296.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of Death: Level, Gender, and Period Effects* Timothy B. Gage Department of Anthropology and Department of Epidemiology University at Albany State University of New York Albany, NY 12222 The trends in 13 cause of death categories are examined with respect to expectation of life, sex differences, and period...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 229–247.
Published: 01 May 1991
... . Population , 5 , 45 – 64 . 10.2307/1523911 Demography, Vol. 28, No.2, May 1991 Individual-Level Sterility: A New Method of Estimation with Application to Sub-Saharan Africa VIla Larsen Department of Sociology SUNY Stony Brook Stony Brook, NY 11794-4356 Jane Menken Department of Sociology...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 587–600.
Published: 01 November 1987
... of Current Business , 61 ( 1 ), 14 – 14 . Business Statistics, 1982 . ( 1983 ). Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office . DEMOGRAPHY© Volume 24, Number 4 November 1987 THE LEVEL AND TREND OF POVERTY IN THE UNITED STATES, 1939-1979 Christine Ross, Sheldon Danziger, and Eugene Smolensky...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 649–661.
Published: 01 November 1987
... of Population and Housing, 1980: Summary Tape File 4B (machine-readable data file) . ( 1982 ). Washington, D.C. : U.S. Bureau of the Census . Employment and Earnings . ( 1986 ). Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office . DEMOGRAPHY© Volume 24, Number 4 November 1987 TESTING LOCAL LEVEL...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 513–519.
Published: 01 November 1976
... ). Nuptiality, Fertility and Reproductivity . Skandinavisk Aktuarietidskrift , 14 , 125 – 157 . DEMOGRAPHV@ Volume 13, Number 4 November 1976 INFLUENCE OF INSTANTANEOUS FERTILITY DECLINE TO REPLACEMENT LEVEL ON POPULATION GROWTH: AN ALTERNATIVE MODEL s. Mitra Department of Sociology and Anthropology...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 525–536.
Published: 01 November 1971
... the nonlinear and linear models yield an estimate of .843 as the ratio between Amish and Hutterite natural fertility schedules. DEMOGRAPHY Volume 8, Number 4 November 1971 A NEW METHOD FOR ESTIMATING THE LEVEL OF NATURAL FERTILITY IN POPULATIONS PRACTICING BIRTH CONTROL Thomas J. Espenshade International...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 537–540.
Published: 01 November 1971
... Cost Mortality Level Behavioral Assumption Desire Family Size Emotional Security References Banks J. A. ( 1954 ). Prosperity and Parenthood: A Study of Family Planning Among the Victorian Middle Classes . London : Routledge and Kegan, Paul Limited . Branson W. H. ( 1968...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 141–149.
Published: 01 May 1969
...David M. Heer; Dean O. Smith Abstract A series of computer-simulation models relating mortality level to fertility behavior and to rates of natural increase assuming that couples made use of a perfect means of birth control, that they wanted to be highly certain of having at least one son survive...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1295–1316.
Published: 13 June 2018
... to organized violence significantly reduces the likelihood of institutional births. Although the level of maternal health care overall is lower in rural areas, the negative effect of violence appears to be stronger in urban areas. The study further underscores the importance of household and individual...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 917–934.
Published: 18 April 2019
... the relationship between higher education and the labor market. Early work established a typology for levels of enrollment, but recent empirical studies on the global growth of higher education attainment are scarce, and available projections resort to imposing ad hoc limits on future expansion. This study...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 267–292.
Published: 01 February 2022
... in the education–health relationship are contingent on economic, policy, and social characteristics of counties of early life residence; and (3) the county characteristics associated with the best health at higher levels of education for each racial/ethnic-nativity group. Using data from the National Longitudinal...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1571–1593.
Published: 01 August 2022
... educated women, who are facing a male scarcity problem. The results of this study demonstrate that although the male deficit is the most important factor, other factors have played a nonnegligible role in determining the level of educational hypogamy. Assortative mating Educational hypogamy Gender...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1713–1737.
Published: 01 October 2022
... mortality and unmet need for contraception. However, in many low-income countries, data on population counts and components of population change are limited, and so subnational levels and trends are unclear. We present a Bayesian constrained cohort component model for the estimation and projection...
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Demography (2016) 53 (3): 723–748.
Published: 12 May 2016
... a simple, intuitive, and generalizable explanation for why children in larger families have noticeably lower levels of education than children in smaller families. Clearly, parents’ resources are limited; and as most parents experience, raising additional children divides those resources. Although...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1453–1476.
Published: 13 September 2016
...Isabelle Chort; Maëlys de la Rupelle Abstract Using a unique panel data set of state-to-state outward and return migration flows between Mexico and the United States from 1995 to 2012, this study is the first to analyze Mexico-U.S. migration at the state level and explore simultaneously the effect...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 104–121.
Published: 01 March 1968
... in their old age. Under these assumptions, the results of the computer simulations show that the rate of population increase will be greatest when the level of mortality is of intermediate magnitude. This intermediate level of mortality is the level which now obtains in most of the less developed nations. When...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 303–325.
Published: 01 February 2023
... of selected district characteristics in the process. Differences in e 0 between German districts decreased for both sexes during 1997–2016, mainly driven by rapid mortality improvements in eastern German districts. However, considerable heterogeneity in district-level e 0 trajectories within federal states...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Dustin C. Brown; Joseph T. Lariscy; Benjamin H. Walker Abstract State-level disparities in life expectancy are wide, persistent, and potentially growing in the United States. However, the extent to which differences in lifespan variability by state have changed over time is unclear. This research...
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