Scenario-Based Bayesian Probabilistic Projections of the Sex Ratio at Birth and Missing Female Births

Abstract

We describe a method for probabilistic scenario-based projection of the sex ratio at birth (SRB; ratio of male to female live births) for all countries, with a focus on SRB imbalance due to sex-selective abortion till 2100.

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In Joint Statistical Meeting

The slides were presented on Aug 4th, 2020, in the 2020 Joint Statistical Meeting (virtual meeting). Details are available in our preprint.

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Fengqing Chao
Postdoctoral Fellow

My research interests include statistical demography, global health, Bayesian modeling, and time series analysis.

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