International Journal of Population Research

Articles from January 2012

Addressing Inequities in Access to Health Products through the Use of Social Marketing, Community Mobilization, and Local Entrepreneurs in Rural Western Kenya
Julie R. Harris 1,2 and Minal K. Patel 1,2 and Patricia Juliao 1,2 and Parminder S. Suchdev 2,3 and Laird J. Ruth 2,4 and Vincent Were 5 and Cliff Ochieng 5 and Sitnah Hamidah Faith 5 and Steven Kola 5 and Ronald Otieno 5 and Ibrahim...
A Note on Child Policy and Fertility in an Overlapping Generations Small Open Economy: When the Labour Market Institutions Matter
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Luciano Fanti 1 and Luca Gori 2 Recommended by Alberto Davila 1, Department of Economics and Management, University of Pisa, Via Cosimo Ridolfi, 10, 56124 Pisa, Italy 2, Department of Law, University...
A Qualitative Study of Barriers to Effectiveness of Interventions to Prevent Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Arba Minch, Ethiopia
Adebola Adedimeji 1 and Nareen Abboud 1 and Behailu Merdekios 2 and Miriam Shiferaw 1 Recommended by Pranitha Maharaj 1, Centre for Public Health Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA 2,...
Assessing Vulnerability to Chronic Undernutrition among Under-Five Children in Egypt: Contextual Determinants of an Individual Consequence
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Recommended by Abbas Bhuiya Institute for Human Development, 3rd Floor, NIDM Building, IIPA Campus, IP Estate, Mahatma Gandhi Road, New Delhi 110002, IndiaReceived 2 November 2011; Revised 21 March...
Circular Temporary Labour Migration: Reassessing Established Public Policies
Ricard Zapata-Barrero 1 and Rocío Faúndez García 2 and Elena Sánchez-Montijano 1, 3 Recommended by Bridget Freisthler 1, GRITIM-UPF (Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration), Department of Political and Social Sciences, Universitat Pompeu Fabra,...
Employment Assimilation of Immigrants in the Netherlands: Dip and Catchup by Source Country
Aslan Zorlu 1 and Joop Hartog 2 Recommended by Oliver Duke-Williams 1, Department of Human Geography, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Nieuwe Prinsengracht 130, 1018 VZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands 2, Amsterdam School...
Estimating Maternal Mortality Level in Rural Northern Nigeria by the Sisterhood Method
Henry V. Doctor 1, 2 and Sally E. Findley 1 and Godwin Y. Afenyadu 2 Recommended by Kristin L. Dunkle 1, Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, Suite B2, New York, NY 10032,...
Financial Factors and Labour Market Transitions of Older Workers in Canada
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Xuyang Chen 1 and Maxime Fougère 1 and Bruno Rainville 1 Recommended by Alberto Davila 1, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, Gatineau, QC, K1A OJ9, CanadaReceived 3 November 2011; Revised...
Finding Ernesto: Temporary Labour Migration and Disabled Children's Health
Karen Soldatic 1 and Helen Meekosha 2 and Kelly Somers 1 Recommended by Cherylynn Bassani 1, Centre for Human Rights Education, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia 2, School of Social Work, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, AustraliaReceived...
Forecast Accuracy and Uncertainty of Australian Bureau of Statistics State and Territory Population Projections
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Recommended by Oliver Duke-Williams Queensland Centre for Population Research, School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management, The University of Queensland, Chamberlain Building, Brisbane,...
Health and Well-Being of Immigrant Children and Youth
Department of Social, Cultural and Media Studies, University of the Fraser Valley, 33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC, V2S 7M8, CanadaReceived 15 July 2012; Accepted 15 July 2012This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution...
Internal Migration and Fertility in Turkey: Kaplan-Meier Survival Analysis
Recommended by Shirlena Huang Institute of Population Studies, Hacettepe University, 06100 Ankara, TurkeyReceived 28 December 2011; Revised 17 April 2012; Accepted 14 May 2012This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution...
International Comparisons of Population Mobility in Russia
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Timothy Heleniak 1 Recommended by Zai Liang 1, Department of Geography, 2181 LeFrak Hall, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USAReceived 3 November 2011; Accepted 26 February 2012This is...
Marital Status, the Economic Benefits of Marriage, and Days of Inactivity Due to Poor Health
Jim P. Stimpson 1 and Fernando A. Wilson 2 and M. Kristen Peek 3 Recommended by Sidney R. Schuler 1, Department of Health Services Research and Administration, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984350 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-4350,...
Maternal Characteristics and Temporal Trends in Birth Outcomes: Comparison between Spanish and Migrant Mothers
Carlos Varea 1 and Cristina Bernis 1 and Antonio González González 2 Recommended by Jacques Poot 1, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Autonomous University of Madrid, Darwin Street 2, 28049 Madrid, Spain 2, La Paz Maternal and Child Hospital,...
Metropolitan USA: Evidence from the 2010 Census
John Rennie Short 1 Recommended by Shirlena Huang 1, Department of Public Policy, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USAReceived 27 November 2011; Accepted 14 March 2012This is an open access article distributed...
No Longer Sojourners: The Complexities of Racial Ethnic Identity, Gender, and Generational Outcomes for Sub-Saharan Africans in the USA
Natasha M. Rivers 1 Recommended by Eric Fong 1, Center for Studies of Demography and Ecology (CSDE), The University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USAReceived 29 November 2011; Accepted 5 March 2012This is an open access article distributed under...
Population Ageing and Socially Assistive Robots for Elderly Persons: The Importance of Sociodemographic Factors for User Acceptance
Recommended by Shirlena Huang Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital, Vienna Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Wohllebengasse 12-14, 1040 Vienna, AustriaReceived 2 November 2011; Revised 30 January 2012; Accepted...
Regional Fertility Transition in India: An Analysis Using Synthetic Parity Progression Ratios
The views expressed in this paper are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations. Its contents have not been formally edited and cleared by the United Nations Thomas Spoorenberg 1 and Premchand Dommaraju...
Resilience and Its Association with Depression, Emotional and Behavioural Problems, and Mental Health Service Utilisation among Refugee Adolescents Living in South Australia
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) Tahereh Ziaian 1 and Helena de Anstiss 1 and Georgia Antoniou 2 and Peter Baghurst 2 and Michael Sawyer 3 Recommended by Cherylynn Bassani 1, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Division of Health Sciences,...
Socioeconomic Position, Rural Residence, and Marginality Influences on Obesity Status in the Adult Mexican Population
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-US-ASCII text omitted.) P. Johnelle Sparks 1 and Corey S. Sparks 1 Recommended by Timothy B. Gage 1, Department of Demography, The University of Texas at San Antonio, 501 West Cesar E Chavez Boulevard, San Antonio, TX...
Spatial Divisions and Fertility in India
Recommended by Syed Masud Ahmed School of Social Work, University of Texas at Arlington, 211 South Cooper Street, Arlington, TX 76019, USAReceived 27 November 2011; Revised 22 April 2012; Accepted 24 April 2012This is an open access article distributed...
The Brain Drain Potential of Students in the African Health and Nonhealth Sectors
Jonathan Crush 1, 2 and Wade Pendleton 2 Recommended by Pranitha Maharaj 1, Balsillie School of International Affairs, Waterloo, ON, N2L 6C2, Canada 2, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7701, South AfricaReceived 8 November 2011; Revised 31 January...
Transnational Involvement: Reading Quantitative Studies in Light of Qualitative Data
Erlend Paasche 1 and Katrine Fangen 2 Recommended by Shirlena Huang 1, Peace Research Institute Oslo, P.O. Box 9229, Grønland, 0134 Oslo, Norway 2, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo, P.O. Box 1096, Blindern, 0317 Oslo, NorwayReceived...
Transnationalism of Burundian Refugees in the Netherlands: The Importance of Migration Motives
Peter Mascini 1 and Alfons Fermin 2 and Hilde Snick 3 Recommended by Shirlena Huang 1, Faculty of Social Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Room M6-06, P.O. Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam,...
Transnational Social Workers: Making the Profession a Transnational Professional Space
Recommended by Shirlena Huang 1, School of Counselling, Human Services and Social Work, Faculty of Education, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92601, Symonds Street, Auckland 1150, New ZealandReceived 3 February 2012; Accepted 26 April 2012This...
Unintended Pregnancy and Abortion Access in the United States
Recommended by Bridget Freisthler Department of Economics, California State University, Long Beach, 1250 Bellflower Boulvard, Long Beach, CA 90840, USAReceived 26 March 2012; Revised 27 May 2012; Accepted 10 July 2012This is an open access article distributed...
When Do People Become Adults? the Uruguayan Case
Recommended by Kathryn Kost Department of Economics, Universidad de la República, 11200 Montevideo, UruguayReceived 22 March 2012; Revised 30 May 2012; Accepted 14 June 2012This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution...
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