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[A study on sex ratio variation in Korea].
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12342758     Owner:  PIP     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
"The purpose of this study is to find out the trend of sex ratio variation in [the Republic of] Korea. The data...were derived from the government publications including the Population and Housing Census Reports covering the period of 1960-1985 and the Korea Urbanic Year Book, 1985. The major findings of the study are summarized as follows: The average sex ratio in all age groups is 100.17-101.44 from 1960 through 1980. Sex ratio imbalance was most severe in 1960 due to the Korean War." Sex ratios are compared among urban and rural areas and for industrialized and agricultural areas. (SUMMARY IN ENG)
Authors:
K S Baeg; S B Lee
Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; English Abstract; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  In'gu pogŏn nonjip = Journal of population and health studies     Volume:  9     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Ingu Pogon Nonjip     Publication Date:  1989 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-04-15     Completed Date:  1991-04-15     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8609047     Medline TA:  Ingu Pogon Nonjip     Country:  KOREA, REPUBLIC OF    
Other Details:
Languages:  kor     Pagination:  34-62     Citation Subset:  J    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Age Factors*
Agriculture*
Asia
Demography
Developing Countries
Economics
Far East
Industry*
Korea
Population
Population Characteristics
Research
Rural Population*
Sex Distribution
Sex Factors
Sex Ratio*
Urban Population*

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