Regional co-operation in the development of demogarphic statistics and research in Africa
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic and Social Council;
United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa;
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Two main areas of work will need special, attention in the coming years in the development of demographic statists and research in the countries of the African regio0n. The first area relates to extension, of coverage of demographic data and provision of the new types of information, needed for purposes of economic, and social panning. The second area, in which very little work has been done so far, is that pertaining to research on demographic, factors and their relationships to social and economic characteristics.