Relations Involving the Survival Functions of Two Individuals

  • Alfred J. Lotka
Part of the The Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis book series (PSDE)


The dissolution of families resulting from the death of one or the other of the parents, or of both, is a sociological and economic problem of the first importance. There is therefore a practical interest in computing the frequency of this demographic phenomenon in its relation to the biometric characteristics of a population


Life Table Survival Function White Race Biometric Characteristic Female Birth 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

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  • Alfred J. Lotka

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