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Fertility trends as estimated from civil registration data: an application of a new method.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901538
Author(s) :
Orense MM, Adlakha AL
Source Document :
Philipp Stat. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Applies the Brass technique for the analysis of defective birth data from the civil registration systems to the data from the Philippine civil registration system in order to estimate levels and trends in fertility. Evaluates these estimates by making comparisons with alternative estimates based on . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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The Philippine statistical system: its composition, organization and coordination.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901540
Source Document :
Philipp Dev. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Discusses the growth and development of statistical activities in the country starting from the Spanish regime to the creation of the Philippine Statistical System. The system today consists of all ministries, bureaus, offices, agencies and instrumentalities of the government, including government-o . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Labor force surveys--a component of the statistical programs in the industry.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901541
Author(s) :
Pineda CM
Source Document :
Philipp Stat. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Presents the concepts and measurement techniques used in two series of labor force data, namely: the household sample surveys and the establishment surveys, with emphasis given on the former. The paper briefly discusses the household surveys objectives, concepts, definitions, methods of collection, . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Evaluation of the Republic of the Philippines fertility survey 1978.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901542
Author(s) :
Reyes F
Source Document :
Scient Rep. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Presents a detailed evaluation of the quality of the 1978 Republic of the Philippines Fertility Survey (RPFS) data on age reporting, nuptiality, fertility, and infant and child mortality. Among the findings are: 1) reports of age seem to be more accurate and reports of unions and children-ever-born . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Poverty measurement and nutrition.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901543
Author(s) :
Valenzona RL
Source Document :
Philipp Eco J. (Journal)
Abstract :
Analyzes a poverty - measuring methodology considering income as the only factor which constrains the familys consumption. The methodology involved collection of data on basic family characteristics, estimates of the food budget for various family sizes and estimates of the calorie requirements per . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Live births by place of usual residence of the mother: 1977 and 1976.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901544
Source Document :
NSCO Special Release. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Presents statistical data on births by usual residence of the mother and place of occurence, on the regional and provincial levels. Highlights of the report are: 1) the National Capital Region had the largest positive difference (when the difference between the number of births to permanent and non- . . .
Physical Location :
PCF/PPIC
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Registered vital events in the Philippines: first quarter, 1978 and 1979.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901546
Source Document :
NCSO Special Release. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Presents statistics on the number of live births, deaths and marriages registered during the period. The highlights of the report are: 1) most of the vital events registered occurred in the National Capital Region; 2) Region 9 (Western Mindanao) had the lowest births, deaths, and marriages registere . . .
Physical Location :
PCF/PPIC
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Fertility differentials in Capiz and Negros Oriental, Central Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901548
Author(s) :
Vanderportaele DD, Flieger W
Source Document :
Philipp Q Culture Soc. (Journal)
Abstract :
Explains existing fertility differentials in and between the provinces of Negros Oriental and Capiz by concentrating on three demographic variables: age structure, marital composition and use of family planning. Data came from interviews with 1,500 Capiz households and 2,500 Negros Oriental househol . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Jobs or babies: some choices for Filipino women.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901549
Author(s) :
Isberto EC
Source Document :
PCF Media Serv. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Reports the highlights of a study entitled "Female work participation and fertility in a Philippine setting: a test of alternative models", by Alejandro N. Herrin. The study seeks to establish the actual link between the extent women participate in the labor market and the number of childr . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Socioeconomic status and fertility in the Southern Philippines: a review and a retest of the threshold hypothesis.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901551
Author(s) :
Costello MA
Source Document :
Philipp Q Culture Soc. (Journal)
Abstract :
Contends that there are a number of problematic issues connected with the hypothesis that there is a threshold level of income such that below it, the effect of rising incomes on fertility is positive. Based on the data from the Mindanao Center for Population Studies, there was not much to support t . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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