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# Problem%20Sets_S_rev - Problem Sets Assignment 1(5 pts 1...

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Problem Sets Assignment 1 (5 pts) 1. Project to the year 2015 San Diego County age specific birth rates (ASBR) and total fertility rate using the targeting method, assuming a 30% convergence to California fertility rates by 2025. (2 pts) 2. Project to the year 2015 age specific survival rates using the synthetic method based on projections for the U.S. (2 pts) 3. Describe the changes in San Diego County ASBR and TFR from 2010 to 2015. (1 pt) Assignment 2 (10 pts) 1. For San Diego County females, calculate total net migration between 2005 and 2010. (1 pt) 2. For San Diego County females, calculate net migration by age between 2005 and 2010. (4 pts) 3. For San Diego County females, calculate domestic gross in- and out- migration rates by age between 2005 and 2010. (2 pts) 4. For San Diego County females, calculate age-specific cohort change ratios (CCR) between 2005 and 2010. (1 pts) 5. Migration rather than natural increase has been cited as contributing more to recent population growth in San Diego. Based on your results for question 1, would you support or refute this argument? (1 pt)

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