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demography

 [de-mog´rah-fe]
the science dealing with populations, including matters of health, disease, births, and mortality.

de·mog·ra·phy

(dĕ-mog'ră-fē),
The study of populations, especially with reference to size, density, fertility, mortality, growth rate, age distribution, migration, and vital statistics.
[G. demos, people, + graphō, to write]

de·mog·ra·phy

(dĕ-mog'ră-fē)
The study of populations, especially with reference to size, density, fertility, mortality, growth rate, age distribution, migration, and vital statistics.
[G. demos, people, + graphō, to write]

demography

the study of human populations.

de·mog·ra·phy

(dĕ-mog'ră-fē)
Study of populations, especially with reference to size, density, fertility, mortality, growth rate, age distribution, migration, and vital statistics.
[G. demos, people, + graphō, to write]
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These exercises demonstrate the importance of changes in the LFP rates of different demographic groups for changes in the aggregate LFP rate.
And when we use the median, it suggests, in general, that there aren't meaningful differences in inflation expectations across different demographic groups.
These efforts to explain changes in the aggregate LFPR by focusing on behavioral changes among certain demographic groups often neglect the simple algebraic contribution that population changes can make to the determination of the aggregate LFPR.
Figures 2 and 3 below are plots of the universe of decennial census poverty statistics for the New York City metropolitan area for each separate demographic group. These statistics are reported in Tables 2 and 3.
In the case of overall wine sales, the data shows that older, wealthier, more highly educated people are far more likely to purchase wine than other demographic groups.
If a school does not meet the performance goal for one demographic group, but reduces the number of children who are not proficient by 10 percent, the school will avoid federal penalties.
Most male buyers in this demographic group are more apt to purchase a five- to 10-year-old sport utility or light-truck.
However, the economy's aggregate unemployment rate is actually a weighted average of the unemployment rates of various demographic groups. The rate of each demographic group is influenced by that group's flows into and out of unemployment.
There is a significant shift occurring as we watch the baby boomers, born between 1946 and 1964, which represent the largest demographic group in history, heading towards retirement.
Hispanic market, the nation's fastest-growing demographic group and, according to research sources, its $350 billion buying potential.
Teens are yet another demographic group that deserves notice.
The typical net user is male, under 55, and of the AB demographic group, according to the report.

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