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Published: 08 October 2018
Fig. 4 Percentage difference in net worth by age of oldest child and wealth percentile: Estimates and 95 % confidence intervals for the percentage difference in net worth associated with the age of the oldest child at the 25th, 50th, and 75th wealth percentiles. Estimates come from FE UQR models More
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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 (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 (2019) 56 (2): 665–677.
Published: 18 January 2019
... born 1870–1904, the oldest-old in Denmark have been getting older, but no evidence has suggested any increase in lifespan for Swedes. Using quantile regression, we show that Danish centenarian lifespans in the 90th percentile have been lengthening, with those in 94th percentile (6 % longest-lived...
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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
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 739–762.
Published: 01 April 2021
... in an independent living arrangement. The study concentrates on assessing whether changes in ILLE match or surpass gains in TLE experienced by oldest-old Chinese adults. Data are from the 2002–2014 Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey, and estimation is conducted using the Stochastic Population Analysis...
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Demography (2005) 42 (1): 91–108.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Robert Moffitt Abstract The problem of determining cause and effect is one of the oldest in the social sciences, where laboratory experimentation is generally not possible. This article provides a perspective on the analysis of causal relationships in population research that draws upon recent...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 267–283.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Nan E. Johnson Abstract This study analyzed one respondent per household who was age 70 or more at the time of the household’s inclusion in Wave 1 (1993–1994) and whose survival status was determinable at Wave 2 (1995–1996) of the Survey on Asset and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old (AHEAD...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1409–1430.
Published: 30 July 2015
... common was marriage among their youngest and oldest African American residents. However, many freedwomen resented their subordinate status within tenant marriages. Thus, we find that tenancy contributed to union dissolution as well as union formation among freedpeople. Microdata tracing individuals...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 345–361.
Published: 01 May 2008
... fertility during the initial decades of the nineteenth century and more rapid decline as the Civil War approached. Little evidence of fertility control within marriage is found for the very oldest women in the sample, but analysis of parity progression ratios indicates that some control had emerged...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 387–402.
Published: 06 March 2018
...; however, the degree of improvement varied across age and sex groups. Overall, older adults experienced the greatest improvement or decreases in biological age. Males, especially those in the youngest and oldest groups, experienced greater declines in biological age than females. These differences were...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 673–691.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Rican nonagenarians are survivors of cohorts that underwent extremely harsh health conditions when young, and their advantage might be just a heterogeneity in frailty effect that might disappear in more recent cohorts. The availability of reliable estimates for the oldest-old in low- income populations...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1777–1802.
Published: 27 September 2018
.... Immigrants from Europe are currently the oldest and slowest-growing populations, whereas those from elsewhere are growing rapidly and exhibit relatively young population age structures. Studying these patterns over time helps us to understand the nature of international migration and its long-term...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 1103–1125.
Published: 02 May 2012
... are at least 50 years old, results show that wealthier older adults, regardless of gender, are more likely to repartner than stay single. Wealth has no discernable effect on the likelihood of remarrying versus cohabiting. Among the oldest men, the positive associations between wealth and repartnering...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 470–476.
Published: 01 June 1966
... discusses centenarians on the social security benefit rolls and concludes that the present data cannot be considered of substantial accuracy with regard to genuine centenarians, particularly the oldest ones. In a number of years, however, this program will provide excellent data, became the individuals...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 569–585.
Published: 01 November 1983
.... Within racial groups, there was little difference by sex in agreement on age. These results, corroborating those of earlier studies, make it clear that nonwhite mortality at the oldest ages has been consistently understated in official statistics. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 587–606.
Published: 01 November 1983
... for the country as a whole and for various regions and republics. This is particularly so for the republics composing the Central Asian region and the Caucasus. Age overstatement appears to be extremely pronounced in the oldest segments of the population. Using the new methodology, we can derive the age...
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Demography (1984) 21 (1): 41–51.
Published: 01 February 1984
...C. K. McDaniel; E. A. Hammel Abstract A relation is shown between r and the ratio ( S ) of those living who are youngest in their sibsets to those who are oldest. This extends Goldman’s work on the relation between r and the ratio ( Z ) of younger to older ever born sisters. Solved for r...