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Published: 23 April 2014
Fig. 3 The young–old thresholds, T ( A ) for A = 0, 15, and 65 years from 1751 to 2011 in Sweden. Note that even in 2011, T (65) was only 14 years above age 65, a considerably smaller gap than for T (0) and T (15) More
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Published: 09 January 2014
Fig. 1 Distribution of region-level percentage of women (15–49 years old) in polygynous unions among 29 selected sub-Saharan African countries. Source: Demographic and Health Survey More
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Published: 05 July 2016
Fig. 1 Life expectancy of 30-year-old Dutch males, and the proportion of 30-year-old Dutch males reaching ages 70 and 80 (five-year birth cohorts, 1820–1865). Source: Generation life tables ( generatie-sterftetafels ) from Statistics Netherlands (CBS) More
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Published: 23 November 2011
Fig. 6 State employment and GQ residence rates for 25- to 39-year-old males with disabilities in the total and household populations. Data are from 2006 and 2007 ACS PUMS More
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Published: 19 January 2012
Fig. 1 Completed years of schooling, by race: 17- and 18-year-old Brazilians, 1982–2007 More
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Published: 05 March 2019
Fig. 3 Living arrangements of children under 18 years old: 1960 to 2017. Source: U.S. Census Bureau ( 2017b ). More
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Published: 16 November 2013
Fig. 5 Trends in early- and old-age disparity (at age 31) at different levels of remaining life expectancy (at age 31) by sex and occupational class, Finland, five-year periods, 1971–2010 More
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Published: 14 April 2011
Fig. 1 Predicted obesity prevalence for an average, 22-year-old male, pooled by race/ethnicity, across intergenerational SES groups (Add Health Wave III; 2000–2001). Notes: Coefficients from Poisson regression model in males were used to predict the probability of young adult (Wave III More
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 307–313.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Robert F. Schoeni Abstract The share of the elderly living with an adult child decreased monotonically throughout the twentieth century, while the probability of reaching old age and the number of years lived in old age increased. As a result, the expected number of life-years lived with adult...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 335–361.
Published: 01 May 2004
... method to correct the bias and apply it to data from a longitudinal survey of about 9,000 oldest-old Chinese aged 80–105 collected in 1998 and 2000. In our application, the age trajectories of disability (activities of daily living—ADL), status-specific death rates, and the probabilities of transitions...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 417–441.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of Gerontology , 52B , S59 – 71 . Freedman V.A. ( 2000 ). Implications of Asking ‘Ambiguous’ Difficulty Questions: An Analysis of the Second Wave of the Asset and Health Dynamics of the Oldest Old Study . Journals of Gerontology , 55B , S288 – 97 . Freedman V.A. , Martin L.G...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 497–518.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Zeng Yi; Danan Gu; Kenneth C. Land Abstract Based on unique data from the largest-ever sample of the Chinese oldest-old aged 80 and older, our multivariate logistic regression analyses show that either receiving adequate medical service during sickness in childhood or never/rarely suffering from...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): iv.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in the footnotes to Tables 2 5 (pp. 508 511) in the following article: The Association of Childhood Socioeconomic Conditions With Healthy Longevity at the Oldest-Old Ages in China, by Zeng Yi, Danan Gu, and Kenneth C. Land. The signi cance level marked with a daggar should have been listed as p < .10. ...
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 627–646.
Published: 01 August 2009
... H. , Kramarow E. , Land K. , Lubitz J. , Manton K.G. , Martin L.G. , Shinberg D. , &amp; Waidmann T.A. ( 2004 ). Resolving Inconsistencies in Trends in Old-Age Disability: Report From a Technical Working Group . Demography , 41 , 417 – 41 . 10.1353/dem.2004.0022...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 679–706.
Published: 16 January 2019
...Volha Lazuka Abstract Do early-life effects of investments in public health persist to the oldest-old ages? This article answers this question by using the primary care reform in rural Sweden that between 1890 and 1917 led to the establishment of local health districts, together with openings...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 291–314.
Published: 14 January 2012
... of individual trajectories over multiple intervals and allows for the inclusion of the experience of both survivors and decedents. In recent decades, fertility and mortality, including old-age mortality, have declined dramatically in China. Life expectancy at age 60 in China increased from 16 in 1970...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2001–2024.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Dan A. Black; Yu-Chieh Hsu; Seth G. Sanders; Lynne Steuerle Schofield; Lowell J. Taylor Abstract We examine inferences about old-age mortality that arise when researchers use survey data matched to death records. We show that even small rates of failure to match respondents can lead to substantial...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2025–2044.
Published: 02 November 2018
...Dennis M. Feehan Abstract Widespread population aging has made it critical to understand death rates at old ages. However, studying mortality at old ages is challenging because the data are sparse: numbers of survivors and deaths get smaller and smaller with age. I show how to address...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1593–1613.
Published: 18 May 2013
..., quantitative evidence for past populations is particularly scarce, if not nonexistent. This article investigates the relationship between old-age mortality and living arrangements in a mid–nineteenth century Tuscan population, where the joint family system of sharecroppers coexisted alongside the nuclear...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1563–1591.
Published: 07 June 2013
...Ting Li; Yang Claire Yang; James J. Anderson Abstract Deviations from the Gompertz law of exponential mortality increases in late-middle and early-old age are commonly neglected in overall mortality analyses. In this study, we examined mortality increase patterns between ages 40 and 85 in 16 low...
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