Demographic Yearbook

Demographic Yearbook

2003 = Annuaire Dâemographique. 2003

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Assembled by the Statistics Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, this Yearbook collects national demographic statistics provided by international authorities in 230 countries throughout the world. Tables list statistics on size, distribution, and trends in national populations; natality, fetal mortality, infant and maternal mortality, general mortality, nuptiality, and divorce. Where possible, data is shown by urban/rural residence. The volume also provides technical notes on how to use the data, a cumulative index, and a listing of the issues of the Yearbook published to date. All textual information is presented in both English and French. This work is cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Presented in both English and French, this international compendium presents national demographic statistics for about 230 countries or areas from information gathered in questionnaires from each nation's statistical authorities and processed by the UN's Department of Economic and Social Affairs. The book is designed for demographers, economists, public-health workers, and sociologists and provides general tables and a world summary for the year 2004. Tables relate to population; natality; fetal, infant, maternal, and general mortality; marriages; and divorces, with data divided according to urban or rural residence. Technical notes, a synoptic table, and subject matter and cumulative historical indexes are included. Annexes supply population projections for 1995-2004 and estimates of birth and death rates, infant mortality, and fertility rates for 2000-2004. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Presented in both English and French, this publication of the United Nations is an international compendium of national demographic statistics for about 230 countries or areas; information was provided by questionnaires from the national statistical authorities sent to the UN's Department of Economic and Social Affairs. The book is designed for demographers, economists, public-health workers, and sociologists and provides general tables, as well as a world summary, for the year 2003. Tables relate to population; natality; fetal, infant, maternal, and general mortality; marriages; and divorces. Data is shown by urban/rural residence. Technical notes, a synoptic table, and subject matter and cumulative historical indexes are included. Annexes supply population projections for 1994-2003 and estimates of birth and death rates, infant mortality, and fertility rates for 2000-2005. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: New York : United Nations, 2006
ISBN: 9781429455800
1429455802
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 815 pages) : (chiefly tables)
Additional Contributors: United Nations
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