Sex Ratio is the number of males per 100 females

Sex Ratio is the number of males per 100 females - Sex...

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Sex Ratio is the number of males per 100 females. The sex ratio in the quote above which was 44 for persons 58 to 89 would be interpreted as 44 males per 100 females. I found this quote from wv about US elderly males and females: “Perhaps no feature of the oldest old is as striking as their sex ratio (the number of males per 100 females), which was 39 in 1994 (982,000 males and 2.5 million females). The sex ratio in the United States was 44 for persons 85 to 89 years old, and only 26 for persons 95 to 99 years old. In comparison, the sex ratio was 82 for persons 65 to 69 years old." (retrieved 19 June 2008 from The Baby Boomers represent 78.2 million US citizens as of the 1st of July, 2005 This large cohort of society's member is moving on mass into the ranks of the elderly. A Cohort is a group of people who share a statistical or demographic trait such as those born between 1946-1964. Nearly 8,000 Baby Boomers turned 60 each day in 2006. The US Census estimates that 57.8
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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