Report of the expert group meeting on fertility and mortality levels, patterns and trends in Africa and their policy implications
The main purpose of the paper was to raise some fundamental issues which were considered important in the study of fertility and mortality in Africa. No attempt had therefore been made to give an over all picture of fertility ...
Structure and size of African census organization and estimation of census costs
The intention of this paper is to raise points for discussion, rather than to examine one by one all the possible solutions which might be adopted in a given instance, In order to make the discussion practical rather than ...
Agenda item 12: Links between the households sector and other sectors
This paper focuses on agenda item 12: links between the households sector and other sectors. Links between the households sector and other sectors consist of all inter-sectoral flows, most of which are transactions (monetary ...
Statistical training programme in Africa=programme de formation statistique en Afrique
The present document contains information on the Statistical training programme in Africa = programme de formation statistique en Afrique, of the Eighth session of the Conference of African Statisticians, being held at ...
The development of demographic surveys in the French-Speaking African States
Following the sample survey carried out in Guinea in 1954-55? An initial series of demographic investigations -was carried out one after another in most of the French-speaking African States south of the Sahara and in ...
African statistical yearbook 1996 = Annuaire statistique pour l’Afrique 1996 : vol. II, Part 3 - East & Southern Africa = Partie 3 - Afrique de l'Est et Australe
This paper focuses on African statistical yearbook 1996. the 1996 African Statistical Yearbook, the fifteenth issue, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 ECA members States, generally for the years 1986 to 1995, ...
Review of demographic data collection, processing analysis and dissemination during the period 1982 to 1987 : issues and problem
The paper focuses mainly on the issues and problems relating to censuses in the African region during the period 1982 to 1987 with a brief review of the status of demographic surveys. This is because censuses continued ...
Report of the conference : fifteenth session of the commission sixth meeting of the conference of ministers
The Joint Conference of African Planners, Statisticians and Demographers, acting within the fraiuework of the policies and procedures of the United Nations and subject to the general supervision of the Economic CoEimiscion ...
Manual on demographic sample surveys in Africa : joint ECA/UNESCO document
This document deals with demographic sample surveys in Africa: Manual. The objective of demographic surveys may be classified into four broad groups: Estimation of total population and its geographical distribution; ...
The use of census data to study fertility and mortality
The present document contains information on The use of census data to study fertility and mortality, of the Seminar on Techniques of Evaluation of Basic Demographic Data, held at Accra, Ghana, from 16-28 July 1973.