Discussion: Critical Aspects of Census - The Study of Population Structure of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
作者: Myung Jin Hwang
刊名: Communications for Statistical Applications and Methods, 2015, Vol.22 (1)
来源数据库: Communications for Statistical Applications and Methods
DOI: 10.5351/CSAM.2015.22.1.011
关键词: Faminepopulation structureNorth Koreademography.
原始语种摘要: The Great Famine may have had a continued impact on the population structure of North Korea even after the crisis subsided ten years ago. However, there is a significant gap between what has been said about the country and what data indicates. This gap seems inevitable mainly because reliable data are seriously lacking and access is restricted for most scholars outside the country. Yet, it is only reasonable to question why most studies have failed to explain the causality between the Great Famine and accumulated changes in the population of North Korea. In this regard, a recent study conducted by Korean demographers (Jeon et al., 2015) have several implications on the importance of accurate and reliable data when the study involves such rare and scarce information. This paper explores...
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  • Korea 朝鲜
  • causality 因果律
  • country 地方
  • importance 重要性
  • population 母体
  • reliable 确实的
  • famine 饥馑
  • question 问题
  • information 报告
  • between 在中间