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- PREGNANCY TERMINATION INTERVALS IN A RURAL AREA OF BANGLADESH. Stoeckel, John; Choudhury, A. K. M. Alauddin // Demography;
Pregnancy termination intervals, i.e., live birth to live birth (LB-LB), live birth to fetal loss (LB-FL), and fetal loss to live birth (FL-LB), are analyzed prospectively between 1966 and 1970 in a rural population (117,000) of Bangladesh. Results indicate that the mean LB-LB interval was...
- Tables. // Population Trends;Autumn2007, Vol. 129, p31
Several tables are presented that list demographic statistics of Great Britain including population, live births, conceptions and abortions.
- Numbers Favor Prolific Pro-Lifers. Lucier, James P // Insight on the News;12/24/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p30
Focuses on abortion and population issues in the U.S. Details of birthrates and population growth in the country; Arguments raised by anti-abortion advocates; Information on a report released by the United Nations Population Fund.
- CURRENT POPULATION PROBLEMS IN THE USSR. Valentei, D. // Problems of Economics;Nov69, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p49
Focuses on population problems in the Union Soviet Socialist Republic as of 1969. Factors that affect the nation's demographic situation; Birthrate in the 1950s; Places where drop in birthrate is observed; Change in the reproduction cycle.
- Lack of Birth Seasonality in a Nineteenth-Century Agricultural Population: EscazÃº, Costa Rica. Madrigal, L. // Human Biology;Apr93, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p255
Demographic studies repeatedly indicate that human births tend to fluctuate in a seasonal pattern, particularly in agricultural groups. Interestingly, lack of seasonal variation has been infrequently reported. Recently, Arcury et al. (1990) indicated that only one published study identified a...
- Explaining the Rapid Increase in Nigeria's Sex Ratio at Birth: Factors and Implications. Kaba, Amadu J. // African Journal of Reproductive Health;Jun2015, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p17
No abstract available.
- Apologizing to the Babies. Desmond, Joan Frawley // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1996, Issue 66, p13
Discusses the Japanese custom of abortion being used as birth control. Prevalence of abortions in 1994 according to the Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare; Acknowledgement of Japanese couples on their role in the death of their own unborn child; Devotion of Japanese people to Buddhist...
- Population review of 1996: England and Wales. Christophersen, Olivia // Population Trends;1997, Vol. 90, p1
The article focuses on the main features of the population of England and Wales in 1996. It states that there were around 649 thousand live births in England and Wales in 1996, which was thousand more than in 1995. There was an increase in the number of abortions by 9 percent to 168 thousand to...
- Patterns in the delay and recovery of fertility in Europe. S�nchez-Barricarte, Jes�s; Fern�ndez-Carro, Remo // European Journal of Population;May2007, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p145
Using the information provided by the Council of Europe (2002), we analyse the final number of children over several cohorts in 20 European countries. We distinguish between children born before and after the age of 30. One obvious conclusion emerging from the analysis of the data is that the...