About the product
The Demographic Yearbook 2004 is the fifty-sixth in a series which collects, compiles and disseminates official statistics on a wide range of topics. The Yearbook contains general tables including a world summary of selected demographic statistics, statistics on the size, distribution and trends in national populations, natality, foetal mortality, infant and maternal mortality, general mortality, nuptiality and divorce. Data are shown by urban/rural residence, as available. In addition, the volume provides Technical Notes, a synoptic table, a subject-matter index, a historical index and a listing of the issues of the Yearbook published to date.