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.


Value of children to parents will be positively associated with Population Growth Rate (PGR) (74).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
GammaSupported*p = 0.003gamma = 0.51UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Population Growth RateDependentPopulation
Value of ChildrenIndependentCultural Goals, Status Of Children