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A parametric investigation of mortality transition in India: 1970-89.
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PMID:  12347599     Owner:  PIP     Status:  MEDLINE    
"This paper attempts to analyze mortality transition in India during [the] 1970s and 1980s through the modelling of the age pattern of mortality by applying the Heligman-Pollard model mortality schedule. The analysis reveals that mortality transition in India has not been uniform in all the age [or sex] groups....Middle-life mortality has been found to be more or less unchanged during the period under reference. Implications of the age pattern of mortality transition [on] health policy [are also] discussed."
A Chaurasia
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of Institute of Economic Research. J.S.S. Institute of Economic Research     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0020-2851     ISO Abbreviation:  J Inst Econ Res     Publication Date:  1993 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-03-04     Completed Date:  1997-03-04     Revised Date:  2008-02-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101084636     Medline TA:  J Inst Econ Res     Country:  INDIA    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  11-21     Citation Subset:  J    
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MeSH Terms
Developing Countries
Models, Theoretical*
Population Characteristics
Population Dynamics
Public Policy*
Sex Factors*

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