Demographic Analysis

Demographic Analysis

by Krishnan Namboodiri, N. Krishnan Namboodiri
     
 

This book introduces population students to random fluctuation in population dynamics. Emphasizing the foundations of demographic analysis, it also covers the computational aspects. The methods discussed are applicable to the study of the structure and dynamics of any population—not just human. At the end of each chapter, Demographic Analysis includesSee more details below

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This book introduces population students to random fluctuation in population dynamics. Emphasizing the foundations of demographic analysis, it also covers the computational aspects. The methods discussed are applicable to the study of the structure and dynamics of any population—not just human. At the end of each chapter, Demographic Analysis includes problems and bibliographic notes stressing important points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780125138307
Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Publication date:
12/01/1990
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
1.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction.
Rates in Demographic Analysis.
Life Tables.
Multiple Decrement Tables.
Markov Processes.
Models in Demography.
An Approach to Compositional Analysis.
Spatial Distribution.
Heterogeneity.
Problems.
Index.

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