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Forum: Fertility
 Topic: Calculating Age-Specific Fertility Fate (ASFR) with data constraints
Re: Calculating Age-Specific Fertility Fate (ASFR) with data constraints [message #23449 is a reply to message #23432] Sat, 18 September 2021 02:16
greekgoddess is currently offline  greekgoddess
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Hello,

I have a further question that follows up from the one above, mainly estimating the TFR as accurately as possible while only having age in years of respondents.

What would be your advice to deal with age heaping that likely occurs on 0s and 5s in age reporting?

Thank you!




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