On the estimation of female births missing due to prenatal sex selection

This research note is prompted by a paper by Kashyap (Is prenatal sex selection associated with lower female child mortality? Population Studies 73(1) 57--78). Kashyap's paper, which provides 40 original estimates of missing female births, relies on …

Calculating Missing Female Births

We explain in greater detail how missing female births has been calculated in our recent study.