Accession Number : ADA119462

Title :   Different Approaches to Monitoring Local Demographic Change,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s) : Morrison,Peter A

PDF Url : ADA119462

Report Date : May 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : This paper addresses a common problem applied demographers face: how to update demographic variables for small areas in the years following the decennial census. Such postcensal updates serve important planning purposes; they also figure in various formulas for distributing aid from higher to lower levels of government.

Descriptors :   *Demography, *Census, Population(Mathematics), Transitions, Monitoring, Variables, Surveys, Data acquisition, Estimates, Accuracy

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE