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Family Size, Ideal

Known as: Family Sizes, Ideal, Ideal Family Size, Ideal Family Sizes 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2018
Review
2018
Ideal family size (IFS) is measured in social surveys to indicate unmet need for contraception and impending shifts in fertility… 
2013
2013
This paper examines women’s non-numeric responses to questions about ideal family size (IFS). Such responses have often been… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
We develop and test a conceptual model of factors influencing women's ideal family size (IFS) in a natural fertility population… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
  • S. Stash
  • Studies in family planning
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 29942833
This study tests the hypothesis that, in Nepal, measures of ideal family size mask an underlying preference for sons, making some… 
Review
1990
Review
1990
  • T. Pullum
  • Pakistan population review
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 43088576
Responses to questions on desired and ideal family size from the 1984-1985 Pakistan Contraceptive Prevalence Survey are… 
1990
1990
  • M. Farooqui
  • Pakistan population review
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 33256343
The preference for sons in deeprooted in Pakistan and the growth rate is 3.1%/year, which has long term implications for the… 
1981
1981
The relationship between fertility and infant mortality is interdependent. Reduction in infant mortality affects the reduction… 
1981
1981
  • A. Nolasco
  • Population forum : monthly newsletter of the…
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 42431881
A 1980 study on "Masculinity/Femininity Concepts and their Bearing on the Population Program" conducted by the Manila-based… 
1981
1981
  • J. Loraine
  • Midwife, health visitor & community nurse
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 19646751
Because of the fertility decline in Western Europe during the 1960s and 1970s population forecasters lowered their projections… 
1980
1980
Recent research has noted a negative relationship between ideal family size (IFS) and proabortion attitudes (AA) which is…