Microcomputer methods for social scientists

by Philip A. Schrodt

Paper Book, 1984



Call number

H 61.3 .S34


Beverly Hills : Sage Publications, c1984.


Applied demography is a technique which can handle small geographic areas -- an approach which allows market segments and target populations to be studied in detail. This book provides the essential elements of applied demography in a clear and concise manner. It details the kind of information that is available; who produces it; and how that information can be used. The sources mentioned are American, but the techniques for estimating have universal application. A background in elementary algebra is sufficient for this book. ′This is a handy, concise primer that summarizes various fundamentals of particular interest to the field (estimating total populations, household sizes, etc.)′ -- Population Today, October 1984

Physical description

96 p.; 22 cm
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