Methods for measuring population change a systems analysis summary by Forrest Edward Linder

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  • Population -- Statistical methods.,
  • United States -- Statistics, Vital.

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Bibliography: p. 12.

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Statement[by Forrest E. Linder]
SeriesNational Center for Health Statistics. Vital and health statistics. Series 2: Data evaluation and methods research no. 32, Public Health Service publication no. 1000, series 2, no. 32, Vital and health statistics., no. 32., Public Health Service publication ;, no. 1000, ser. 2, no. 32.
LC ClassificationsRA409 .U45 no. 32
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Paginationiv, 18 p.
Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL5275357M
LC Control Number71600267

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