School of Demography Publications 2013

Books | Chapters | Journal articles | Reports


Ackland, R. (2013) Web Social Science: Concepts, data and tools for social scientist in the digiatal age. UK: Sage Publications. 

Carmichael, G. (2013) Decisions to Have Children in Late 20th and Early 21st Century Australia A Qualitative Analysis. Dorcrecht: Springer.

Evans, A. and Baxter, J. (eds) (2013) Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer.

Gray, E. and Zhao, Z. (eds) (2013) Population Studies (4 volumes). London, Routledge.

Zhu, Y. (2013) The Floating Population’s Mobility Patterns, Their Major rights and Interests Issues and Their Social Protection: The Case of Fujian Province (Liudong Renkou De Liu Qian Moshi, Quanyi Wenti He Shehui Baohu: Yi Fujian Sheng Weili). Beijing, Ocean Press.


Baxter, J. and Evans, A. (2013) Introduction. In Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer. 1-7.

Evans, A. (2013) Generational change in leaving the parental home. In Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer. 53-67.

Gray, E. (2013) Fatherhood and men's involvement in paid work in Australia. In Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer. 161-174. 

Gray, E., Zhao, Z. (2013) Introduction: Recent demographic change and contemporary studies of population. In Population Studies: Volume I, London: Routledge. pp1-6.

Gray, E., Zhao, Z. (2013) Introduction: Recent fertility changes and theoretical development in fertility studies. In Population Studies: Volume II, London: Routledge. pp1-7.

Gray, E., Zhao, Z. (2013) Introduction: Recent mortality decline and theoretical development in mortality studies. In Population Studies: Volume III, London: Routledge. pp1-6.

Gray, E., Zhao, Z. (2013) Introduction: Migration, urbanization and environment. In Population Studies: Volume IV, Routledge: London. 1-4.

Peter Heywood & Terence Hull (2013), Dealing with difficult diseases: Renovating primary health care to deal with chronic conditions in Indonesia. In Lewis, M.J. and  MacPherson, K.L. Health Transitions and the Double Disease Burden in Asia and the Pacific: Histories of responses to non-communicable and communicable diseases. Abingdon, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. pp. 216-229.

Iredale, R. (2013) Major issues in the global mobility of health professionals, in Short S. and McDonald, F. (Eds) Health Workforce Governance: Improved Access, Good Regulatory Practice, Safer Patients. UK, Ashgate. pp 15-40.

Little, J. and Raymer, J. (2013) Log-linear models of migration flows, in Moultrie, T., Dorrington, R., Hill, A., Hill, K. Timaeus, I. and Zaba, B. Tools for Demographic Estimation. Paris, IUSSP. pp 403-419.

Lucas, D., Jamaili, M. and Edgar, B. (2013) A statistical profile of the Sudan-born in Australia, in Marlowe, J., Harris, A. and Lyons, T. South Sudanese diaspora in Australia and New Zealand: Reconciling the past with the present. Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp 48-66.

McDonald, P. (2013). Challenges for European family and fertility research, in Neyer, G., Andersson, G., Kulu, H., Bernardi, L. and Buhler, C. The Demography of Europe. Dordrecht, Springer. pp. 15-27.

McDonald, P. and Reimondos, A. (2013) Relationship pathways and first birth in Australia. In Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer. pp. 69-98. 

Quinn, R. (2013) Violence and democracy: Is Thailand entering a political cul-de-sac? in Phongpaichit, P. and Baker, C. (eds) Essays of Thailand's Economy and Society for Professor Chatthip Nartsupha at 72. Bangkok, Sangsan Press. 193-224.

Reimondos, A. and Gray, E. (2013) Do same-sex couples earn 29% more? In The Conversation & H. Sykes, The story of the 2013 election: Insight & analysis from Australia's leading minds. Melbourne: Future Leaders. 266-269.

Reimondos, A. and Trevenar, S. (2013) Appendix: Negotiating the Life Course project. In Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Berlin, Springer. 215-229.

Short, S., Thabrany, H., Valentin, H., Ilyas, Y., Iredale, R., et al (2013) Good doctors, safer patients, improved access: the case of Indonesia. In Short, S. and McDonald, F. (Eds) Health Workforce Governance: Improved Access, Good Regulatory Practice, Safer Patients. UK, Ashgate. pp 77-93.

Smyth, B., JA Baxter, RJ Fletcher & LJ Moloney (2013), Fathers in Australia: A contemporary snapshot. In Shwalb, DW, Shwalb, BJ, and Lamb, ME Fathers in cultural context. New York, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.

This book, Fathers in Cultural Context, has been selected as the 2014 winner of the Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award from Division 52 (International Psychology) of the American Psychological Association. The award letter stated: 'It was agreed that of all those submitted, your book makes the most significant and fundamental contribution to psychology as a global discipline.'

Suharti (2013) Trends in education in Indonesia. In Suryadarma, D. & Jones, G.W., Education in Indonesia. Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. pp 15-52.

Zhao, Z. (2013) Population dynamics in pre-modern China. In Wright, T. (ed) Oxford Bibliographies: Chinese Studies. Oxford, Oxford University Press. 23pages.

Journal articles

Abbasi-Shavazi M.J. and Khaje Salehi, Z. (2013) Womens’ autonomy and childbearing intention in Sirjan City, Journal of Women Studies [Persian] 11(1), 45-64..

Abel G.J., Bijak J., Forster J.J., Raymer J. and Smith, P.W.F. (2019) Integrating uncertainty in time series forecasts: An illustration using a simple projection model. Demographic Research 29(43): 1187-1226. DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2013.29.43.

Ackland, R., Gibson, R. (2013) Hyperlinks and networked communication: A comparative study of political parties online. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 16(3).

Binstock, G.,Thornton, A., Abbasi-Shavazi, M.J., Ghimire, D., Xie, Y. Yount, K. (2013) Influences on the knowledge and beliefs of ordinary people about developmental hierarchies. International Journal of Comparative Sociology 54(4): 325-344. DOI: 10.1177/0020715213506726.

Booth, H. (2013) Asia's silver revolution. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 14-15.

Carmichael, G. (2013) Estimating paternity in Australia, 1976-2010. Fathering 11(3), 256-279. DOI: 10.3149/fth.1103.256.

Edgar, B. (2013) An intergenerational model of spatial assimilation in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies online 6 September 2013. DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2013.830890.

Gubhaju, B. (2013) Demographic dividends: A window of opportunity. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 9-10.

Gubhaju, B., Rodgers, B., Strazdins, L., Davidson, T., Butterworth, P., Crosier, T. (2013) Developing prospective measures of adversity among Australian families with young children. Social Indicators Research 113: 1171-1191 (online 21 August 2012). DOI: 10.1007/s11205-012-0134-5.

Hayes, A. (2013) Asia's consuming classes and the environment. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 19-20.

Hayes, A. (2013) Population dynamics and sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific. Asia-Pacific Population Journal 28(1), 57-83.

Hyndman, R., Booth,  H., Yasmeen, F. (2013) Coherent mortality forecasting: The product-ratio method with functional time series models. Demography 50(1): 261-283. DOI: 10.1007/s13524-012-0145-5

James, H. (2013) New families arise from nature's disasters. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 21-22.

Khadivzadeh, T., Latifnejad Roudsari, R., Bahrami, M., Taghipour, A. and Abbasi Shavazi, M.J. (2013) The influence of social network on couples' intention to have the first child. Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine 11(3): 209-218.

Khoo, S.E. (2013) Attracting and retaining globally mobile skilled migrants: Policy challenges based on Australian Research. International Migration online 2013. DOI: 10.1111/imig.12103.

McDonald, P. (2013) Low fertility: An East Asian dilemma. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 23-24

McDonald, P. (2013) Societal foundations for explaining low fertility: Gender equity. Demographic Research 28(34): 981-994. DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2013.28.34.

McIntosh, J. E., Smyth, B.M. & Kelaher, M. (2013) Overnight care patterns following parental separation: Associations with emotion regulation in infants and young children. Journal of Family Studies 19(3), 224-239.

Mond, J. M., Mitchison, D., Latner, J., Hay, P., Owen, C. & Rodgers, B. (2013). Quality of life impairment associated with body dissatisfaction in a general population sample of women. BMC Public Health 13, 920. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-920.

Nepal, B. (2013) AIDS: Hopes and challenges. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 32-33.

Nguyen, K.V. and James, H. (2013) Measuring household resilience to floods: a case study in the Vietnamese Mekong River Delta. Ecology and Society 18(3). DOI: 10.5751/ES-05427-180313.

Masao Nobe (2013) Happiness of elderly women in a mountain village in Japan: The case of Tomi Area of Kagamino Town in Okayama Prefecture, Journal for the Science of Schooling, No. 14, pp.123-134.

Masao Nobe (2013) Personal networks and social support of elderly women in an underpopulated mountain village, Annals of region and community studies, No. 25, pp.61-75.

Omidvar, N, Ghazi-Tabatabie M, Sadeghi, R, Mohammadi, F and Abbasi-Shavazi MJ, (2013) Food insecurity and its socio-demographic determinants among Afghan immigrants in Iran, Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition 31(3): 356-366.

Pennec, S. et al. (2013) End of life at home in France in 2010: Results from a nationwide population survey. Medecine Palliative 12(6): 286-297. DOI: 10.1016/j.medpal.2013.02.002

Pennec, S. et al. (2013) In France, where do people live in their last month of life and where do they die? Population 68(4): 503-531.

Raymer J., Wiśniowski A., Forster J.J., Smith P.W.F. and Bijak J. (2013) Integrated modeling of European migration. Journal of the American Statistical Association online 28 April 2013. DOI:10.1080/01621459.2013.789435.

Strazdins, L., O'Brien, L. and Rodgers, B. (2013) Combining work and family: rewards or risks for children's mental health? Social Science and Medicine 87: 99-107. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.03.030.

Redmond, G., Katz, I., Smart, D. and Gubhaju, B. (2013) How has the relationship between parental education and child outcomes changed in Australia since the 1980s? Australian Journal of Social Issues 48(4), 395-413.

Rezayatmand, M., Shahnazi, H., Sharifirad, G., Abbasi-Shavazi, M.J. and Valianbroujeni, S. (2013) A survey on demographic characteristics of referrals to Isfahan medical genetic center and its relation to family marriage in 2009. Journal of Health System Research 9(9) 960-968.

Silins, E., Hutchinson, D., Swift, W., Slade, T., Toson, B. and Rodgers, B. (2013) Factors associated with variability and stability of cannabis use in young adulthood. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 133(2), 452-458. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2013.07.003

Utomo, A., Reimondos, A., Utomo, I.D., McDonald, P. and Hull, T. (2013) Digital inequalities and young adults in Greater Jakarta: A socio-demographic perspective. International Journal of Indonesian Studies 1, 79-109.

Utomo, A., Reimondos, A., Utomo, I.D., McDonald and P., Hull, T. (2013) Female migrants and the transition to adulthood in Greater Jakarta. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 648(1): 70-86. DOI: 10.1177/0002716213483427.

Utomo, I., McDonald, P. Reimondos, A., Utomo, A. and Hull, T. (2013) Do primary students understand how pregnancy can occur? A comparison of students in Jakarta, West Java, West Nusa Tenggara and South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Sex Education 14(1). 95-109. DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2013.833503.

Wiśniowski A., Bijak J., Christiansen S., Forster J.J., Keilman N., Raymer J. and Smith P.W.F. (2013) Utilising expert opinion to improve the measurement of international migration in Europe. Journal of Official Statistics 29(4), 583-607. DOI: 10.2478/jos-2013-0041.

Zhao, Z. (2013) Population change shaping Asia's future. East Asia Forum Quarterly 5(1), 3-5.

Zhao, Z., Zhu, Y. and Reimondos, A. (2013) Could changes in reported sex ratios at birth during and after China's 1958-1961 famine support the adaptive sex ratio adjustment hypothesis? Demographic Research 29(33): 885-906. DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2013.29.33.

Zhu, Y., Bell, M., Henry, S. and White, M. (2013) Rural-urban linkages and the impact of internal migration in Asian developing countries. Asian Population Studies 9(2), 119-123.

Zhu, Y., Lin, M., Lin, L. and Chen, J. (2013) The extent of in situ urbanisation in China's county areas: The case of Fujian Province. China Perspectives 3, 43-52.


Abbasi-Shavazi M. J., Hosseini-Chavoshi, M. and Bani Hashemi, F. (2013) Fertility trends and levels over the last four decades in Iran: Application of the Own-children Method of Fertility Estimation to the 1986 to 2011 censuses, Research Report, Statistics Research and Training Centre, Tehran, Iran.

Abbasi-Shavazi M. J., Sadeghi, R., Hosseini-Chavoshi, M., Torabi, F., Mahmoudiani, S. and Torkashvand, M. (2013) Demographic and socio-economic situation of youth in Iran. UNFPA and University of Tehran. 124pp.

Browne, B. (2013) Long Term Care Insurance: A Survey of Providers' Attitudes. National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre.

Crawford, H., Booth, H. (2013). Staying connected: Social engagement and wellbeing among mature age Australians. National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre.

Khoo, S-E, McDonald, P. and Edgar, B. (2013) Contribution of family migration to Australia. Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

Raymer, J., Yildiz, D. and Smith, P.W.F. (2013) Review of methods for estimating populations with administrative data. National Records of Scotland. 32pp.

Shang, H.L., Wiśniowski, A., Smith, P.W.F. and Raymer, J. (2013) Baysian functional models for population forecasting. Eurostat/UNECE Work Session on Demographic Projections

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