Matrix Representation of Changes in the Active Population

  • Léon Tabah
Part of the Biomathematics book series (BIOMATHEMATICS, volume 6)


We have omitted the second half of Tabah’s paper, which projects both rural-urban migration and regional or occupational changes. Part of the Annex is included to indicate the output format.


Active Population Rural Residence Projection Period Urban Zone Urban Sector 
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  1. 1.
    Leslie, P. H.: “On the use of matrices in certain population mathematics.” Biometrika 33, p. 184.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Numerous articles on the subject have been published by this author, see in particular: Keyfitz, N: “Utilisation des machines électroniques pour les calculs démographiques.” Population 19: 673–682 (1964); “The population projection as a matrix operator.” Demography 1: 56–73 (1964).CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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  • Léon Tabah

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