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family

n. 1) husband, wife and children. 2) all blood relations. 3) all who live in the same household including servants and relatives, with some person or persons directing this economic and social unit.

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Other drivers of fertility such as family size preference are often studied independently.
In order to analyze the relationships between regular physical activity among Black women and social support as operationalized by interpersonal factors including: (a) food security; (b) family size; and (c) health insurance, hierarchical logistic regression was used.
KEYWORDS: Family size, Malnutrition, Maternal education, Maternal employment.
Fisher's Chi-square test was used to establish the relationship between educational status and family size. A highly significant relationship was seen when these variables were co-related statistically (p-value=0.001).
Given that one locus with gradient initial gene frequency (0.1, 0.5 or 0.9) was simulated with finite base population size which had 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 and 2000; for each generation, the sex ratio was arranged into 1: 1 and 1: 2 (male: female) using equaled family size conservation.
They did not control for variables that could account for the differences in outcomes between first-and later-born children, such as family size.
This cross-sectional community-based study was conducted to assess the perceived reasons among the mothers about family size in the Rural Health Training Centre (RHTC), Cherlapally, which is the field practice area of the Department of Community Medicine, Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences, Narketpally, Nalgonda, Telangana, which is in the southern part of India.
The parents can make Max either parent's dependent for alternative family size purposes.
Two children was the most common family size for women born in 1941 and 1968.
Mustafa Mustafa Shalabi, Senior Executive of Special Services, in view of his daily work and direct involvement with arriving passengers, grasping a rising demand for family size taxi vans in Dubai airports," said Yousef.
Sixty-four factors related to family size were considered and organized according to three possible explanations for declines in fertility rates:
This change will affect households living in a housing association or council property, where, if your family size does not fit the size criteria for the property you are living in, then you will be penalised and charged a Bedroom Tax.