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.


Desire to educate children will be negatively associated with Population Growth Rate (PGR) (74).


Desire to educate children is measured as a composite of importance of education of boys and girls. Low sample size (n = 12)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
GammaSupported*p = 0.04gamma = 0.49UNKNOWN