TABLE 2 Estimated Rangea of Transition Rates by Type, Field, and Time Period

 

 

ESTIMATED RANGE (in percentage points)

Type and Field

1973-1979

1979-1985

1985-1991

MORTALITY

9.90

9.90

9.90

RETIREMENT

35.45

30.79

33.99

MOBILITY

TO OTHER FIELDS

Biomedical

17.62

13.89

9.44

Behavioral

12.22

6.73

6.53

FROM OTHER FIELDS

Biomedical

2.67

2.26

2.29

Behavioral

4.02

0.99

0. 73

a Range is defined as the difference between the high and the low age-specific transition rate.



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