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Published: 20 June 2018
Fig. 8 Time bars of mortality evolution for U.S. females, each statistic, and both starting ages More
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Published: 09 May 2014
Fig. 2 Bayesian information criterion (BIC) statistic compared with the saturated models for different log-linear models fit to Brazilian marriage data. Lower values indicate superior fit. Black bars indicate the case where browns and blacks are collapsed into a single category. Gray bars More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Fig. 2 Estimates of the vital statistic components of change from January to December of 2013 for Arkansas, Florida, and North Carolina, using the first wave of the 2014 SIPP. B pop   =  total birth rate; B pop:pov   =  rate contribution to birth rate from the poor; B pop:aff    =   rate More
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 589–603.
Published: 01 August 2009
... on Survey Research Methods (pp. 112 – 21 ). Arlington, VA : American Statistical Association . Goeken R. , Nguyen C. , Ruggles S. , & Sargent W.L. ( 2003 ). The 1880 United States Population Database . Historical Methods , 36 ( 4 ), 27 – 34 . Graubard B.I...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 109–126.
Published: 01 February 2000
... planning regulations, or statistically through manipulation of statistical records. We investigate underreporting of births in four rural counties of northern China, using data from a 1992 sample survey featuring a reproductive history. To clarify the mechanisms of underreporting, we focus on the ways...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 613–626.
Published: 01 November 1992
...) who subsequently adjust to permanent resident status, arrivals of asylees and refugees, and nonimmigrants who arrive during the year and stay for more than twelve months before departing. The estimates of long-term immigration for 1983 are compared to official INS statistics on alien immigration...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 403–418.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of America 1986 1986 Advisory Committee Census Bureau Current Population Survey Social Science Research Council Census Official References Alonso , W. , & Starr , P. ( 1982 ). The political economy of national statistics . Items , 36 , 29 – 35 . Aluko , S...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 567–576.
Published: 01 November 1982
... Stephan’s original list of deviant nations, demonstrate that all slopes more negative than −2/3 were due to the erroneous inclusion of cities in the original data sets, develop a theory to account for the less negative deviant slopes, and test the theory both through statistical manipulation of current data...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 285–289.
Published: 01 May 1986
...Glenn Firebaugh Conclusion Is the density-fertility relation a statistical artifact? The answer, I conclude, is no. Like all empirical findings, the observed coefficients might misstate the true effects, so the density coefficient could be “wrong.” Moreover, the density coefficient does...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 457–466.
Published: 01 August 1990
... in First and Second Trimesters to Outcome of Pregnancy . Lancet , i , 992 – 995 . 10.1016/S0140-6736(86)91269-9 Vital Statistics of the United States, 1980–1985 (Vol. 2): Mortality, Part B . ( 1985 ). Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Vital Statistics...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 145–154.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Harvey M. Choldin Abstract The production of social statistics has been challenged in certain West European nations by the “privacy issue.” Privacy advocates contend thatcomputerized data files containing information about individuals endanger personal privacy and other civil liberties. The privacy...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 163–188.
Published: 01 May 1988
.... Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Stanford University, Dept. of Economics. Demography, Vol. 25, No.2, May 1988 Cohort Parity Analysis: Statistical Estimates of the Extent of Fertility Control Paul A. David Department of Economics, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-6072 Thomas A. Mroz...
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Demography (1977) 14 (2): 223–238.
Published: 01 May 1977
...Thomas W. Pullum; Stephen J. Williams Abstract A method for estimating conception rates, using vital statistics data, is developed and applied to data on five-year age groups of California women for 1971. The approach is deterministic and allocates total exposure time to the known pregnancy...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 42–55.
Published: 01 March 1964
... eualquier informe censal. Educational Attainment Statistical Inference Classification Error High Positive Correlation Original Survey References 1 U.S. Bureau of Census ( 1963 ). The Current Popula tion Survey Reinterview Program . Technical Paper , 6 , 8 – 9 . THE EFFECT...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 238–246.
Published: 01 March 1966
.... Institutional Care Death Record Hospitalization Experience Vital Record Deceased Person References 1 Monroe G. Sirken , Pifer James W. , & Morton L. Brown ( 1962 ). “Design of Surveys Linked to Death Records.” . Washington, D.C. : National Vital Statistics Division . 2...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 305–318.
Published: 01 June 1966
... time series. The application of seasonal adjustment programs by electronic computer to vital statistics yields useful information about their seasonal component and provides a means to estimate the trend of current as well as retrospective data. Seasonally adjusted birth, marriage, and death rates...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... study at the University of Chicago. One important feature of this monograph, not contained in the Chicago study, is a regression and correlation analysis of total mortality in 202 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas in relation to a large number of social, economic, and climatic factors. Among...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 665–681.
Published: 01 November 1972
...Michael J. Greenwood; Douglas Sweetland Abstract The primary purpose of this paper is to analyze the “determinants” of migration between Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas (SMSA’s) in the United States. The magnitudes in which various factors have influenced inter-SMSA migration are estimated...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 235–249.
Published: 01 May 1976
... with recorded vital statistics rates. Total fertility estimates derived from own children data for whites average less than two percent lower than the recorded rates—a difference that can be attributed partially to the fact that the estimates are adjusted for net eensus undercount but the recorded rates...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 273–286.
Published: 01 May 1976
..., if sampling variance is only a small part of the mean-square error, serious mistakes in inference could be made. The Bureau of the Census has developed a model describing the joint effect of sampling and nonsampling errors on census statistics. This article shows how a study of the components of error may...