ERIC Number: EJ340751
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Fertility and Adaptation: Indochinese Refugees in the United States.
Rumbaut, Ruben G.; Weeks, John R.
International Migration Review, v20 n2 p428-65 Sum 1986
Shows that fertility rates among Indochinese immigrants are much higher than previously recognized. Calls for (1) readjustment of official population estimates, (2) formulation of a public policy to address maternal and child health and family planning needs in Indochinese communities, and (3) recognition of the effects of high fertility on economic self-sufficiency. (GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue with title "Refugees: Issues and Directions."