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This analytical report is the final part of a three-volume set. It is a detailed analysis of the results of the World Population Prospects 2000 revision, which is the most current revision of the official United Nations population estimates and projections. It includes comparative analysis of fertility levels in different countries, past and future trends in mortality and the demographic impact of AIDS. Also included are numerous tables accompanied by analysis, highlighting demographic and age-sex distribution trends. The second volume in the series had focused on population distribution by age-group and sex, while the first volume contained comprehensive tables presenting demographic profiles for all countries of the world.