For the most part, limiting the analysis to the most populous places excluded places with very small populations of same-sex households. In determining the meaning of any Act of Congress, or of any ruling, regulation or interpretation of the various administrative bureaus and agencies of the United States, the word 'marriage' means only a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife, and the word 'spouse' refers only to a person of the opposite sex who is a husband or wife. Segregation and the making of the underclass. It is difficult to determine what the increasing places have in common, because they vary substantially in terms of population size, number of same-sex partners, suburban or urban location, and region of the country. Code, to reapportion among the states the seats in the United States House of Representatives. Table 2 Change in the segregation of male and female same-sex partner households from different-sex partner households in the most populous places by the direction of change.
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Out of the Closet and Onto the Census Long Form
Few empirical studies have attempted to disentangle these neighborhood processes, making it a ripe avenue for future research. That is, if you can figure out how to get it. What exactly declining segregation means for same-sex partners and the structure of US cities remains to be investigated further and fully understood. A methodological analysis of segregation measures. A recent wave of media attention described the shifting demographic composition of traditionally gay neighborhoods such as San Francisco's Castro district and Chicago's Boystown neighborhood Ghaziani According to Wirthlarger population size contributes to greater heterogeneity among individuals, which gives rise to spatial segregation as individuals gravitate toward others who are similar to them. But when I re-estimated the model using counts of hate crimes from to before the period of change captured in the dependent variable the coefficient for hate crimes remained negative and statistically significant results not shown.