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Fig. 2 | Emerging Themes in Epidemiology

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From: Modelling fertility in rural South Africa with combined nonlinear parametric and semi-parametric methods

Fig. 2

Empirical fertility rates over age. Empirical fractions of the number of women experiencing live births for each age centile, calculated for individuals living in the Agincourt health and socio-demographic surveillance system (HDSS) study area in rural South Africa in the years 2001, 2005, and 2009. The empirical probabilities show the standard skewed hill-shaped age-pattern for fertility as found in most other work

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