Population growth, society, and culture: an inventory of cross-culturally tested causal hypotheses

HRAF Press New Haven, CT Published In Pages: 126
By Sipes, Richard G.


Parental marriage arrangement will be positively associated with Population Growth Rate (PGR) (62).


Parental marriage arrangement measured as a composite of 6 variables, including arrangement of marriage in theory and practice for males and females, and parental arrangement of marriage in theory and practice.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
GammaNot Supportedp = 0.41gamma = -0.05UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Population Growth RateDependentPopulation
Parental Marriage ArrangementIndependentArranging A Marriage