Alguns aspectos socio-economicos do comportamento da fertilidade no Nordeste Brasileiro: uma nota

Translated title of the contribution: Some socioeconomic aspects of fertility behavior in Northeast Brazil: a note

D. Chernichovsky

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

The author examines the interrelationship between economic factors and fertility behavior at the family level in the relatively underdeveloped Northeast Region of Brazil. Data are from a sample of 176 rural households in the region. Factors examined include age of mother, age of wife at marriage, size of land worked, ownership of land, literacy of husband, education of mother, and infant mortality.

Translated title of the contributionSome socioeconomic aspects of fertility behavior in Northeast Brazil: a note
Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)79-92
Number of pages14
JournalEstudos Economicos
Volume9
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance (all)

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Some socioeconomic aspects of fertility behavior in Northeast Brazil: a note'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this