Age, Time, and Fertility: Applications of Exploratory Data by Mary B. Breckenridge

By Mary B. Breckenridge

Age, Time, and Fertility: purposes of Exploratory information research describes swap within the age trend of fertility that responds to a particular want in making fertility comparisons throughout time and position.
This booklet discusses a modeling approach in keeping with Tukey's exploratory info research (EDA) equipment, that is proved very powerful in different fields for detecting underlying styles, even in fallacious facts.
The first a part of this article offers an creation to the philosophy and instruments of EDA and to the knowledge analyzed, studying intimately the method of constructing and standardizing the heavily becoming, few-parameter descriptions of demographic swap in time series. the remainder of the chapters research the consequences and purposes of fertility modeling and determine relatives among swap within the age development of fertility and point of fertility.
This ebook is meant for these attracted to the measures and techniques of fertility switch that may be utilized to demographic data.

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