AVAILABILITY OF MARRIAGE PARTNERS IN ENGLAND AND WALES - A COMPARISON OF 3 MEASURES
UNSPECIFIED. (1993) AVAILABILITY OF MARRIAGE PARTNERS IN ENGLAND AND WALES - A COMPARISON OF 3 MEASURES. JOURNAL OF BIOSOCIAL SCIENCE, 25 (3). pp. 333-350. ISSN 0021-9320Full text not available from this repository.
Measures of partner availability introduced by Goldman, Westoff & Hammerslough (1984) and by Veevers (1988) are described and a new measure of partner availability, the Iterated Availability Ratio, is introduced. The three measures are applied to 1981 Census data for England and Wales and their abilities to predict regional variations in age-specific marriage rates are compared.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences
|Journal or Publication Title:||JOURNAL OF BIOSOCIAL SCIENCE|
|Number of Pages:||18|
|Page Range:||pp. 333-350|
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