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Age and sex patterns for mortality

United Nations. Department of Social Affairs. Population Branch.

Age and sex patterns for mortality

model life-tables for under-developed countries.

by United Nations. Department of Social Affairs. Population Branch.

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Published by United Nations Department of Social Affairs Population Branch in New York .
Written in English


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Series22. -- ST/SOA/Ser. A/22
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The sex ratios in the US show a progressive decline in the proportion of males with age because of: a. Higher age specific mortality rates for males than females in every age group from birth b. The major loss of males in the population in World War II c. The higher migration of elderly males outside the country for retirement. natural selection, of which mortality patterns are a central characteristic of any species (Low ; Stearns ). Age—and sex-specific mortality patterns re-flect the ecological factors that influence reproductive success for any species, and the life history characteristics of any species need interpretation in an evolutionary. Mortality Patterns and Their Implications-France Meslé, Jacques Vallin the year ”. But things are never so simple. Some countries, notably in sub-Saharan Africa, clearly lag behind. Conversely, many developing countries are catching up and even overtaking the life expectancies of the developed countries, because they areFile Size: KB.


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The aim of this paper is to examine the age and sex patterns of premature mortality in India over the last two decades (–). It also estimates the extent of premature mortality by selected causes of death for This study has been carried out for several by: 8. The text also describes the causes of death and age patterns of mortality; the causes of death responsible for variation in sex mortality differentials; and the demographic and social consequences of various causes of death in the United States.

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