Thursday, April 18th, 2013 Posted in Reproductive Healthby Carl Haub, senior demographer EQUATORIAL GUINEA. The 2011 Equatorial Guinea Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) summary report has measured a relatively high level of fertility. The total fertility rate (TFR, ... Read more.. Read more..
Thursday, March 21st, 2013 Posted in Reproductive Healthby Carl Haub, senior demographer NIGER. The 2012 Niger Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) preliminary report shows a continuing high level of fertility. The total fertility rate (TFR, or the average ... Read more..
Haiti 2012 DHS: Lower TFR, Higher Contraceptive Prevalence; Infant Mortality Rate Unchanged From Previous Survey
Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 Posted in Reproductive Healthby Carl Haub, senior demographer The preliminary results of one part of Haiti’s 2012 Demographic and Health Survey show a continuing but more-rapid decline in the total fertility rate (TFR, the ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 Posted in Reproductive Healthby Carl Haub, senior demographer Several newspapers, blogs, and websites have proclaimed that the U.S. “birth rate” in 2011 was the lowest since records have been kept. But it wasn’t. The ... Read more..
Monday, October 29th, 2012 Posted in Population Basicsby Carl Haub, senior demographer PORDATA, www.pordata.pt, available in both Portuguese and English, provides a wide variety of demographic, social, and economic data on Portugal, the 27 European Union countries, and ... Read more..
Quick Takes: Natural Increase in Ukraine; Foreign Births in the U.K.; Two African Censuses; Births in Russia Still RisingRead more..
Côte d’Ivoire 2011-2012 DHS-MICS Shows Stagnant Fertility Decline But Steady Decline in Infant and Child MortalityRead more..