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WORLD MORTALITY RPT 2007 (CHART)

World Mortality 2007 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
8 Apr 2008
The World Mortality 2007 provides a comprehensive set of mortality estimates for the world’s countries and their aggregates, along with an inventory of the availability of primary data for the estimation of adult and child mortality at the national level.
WORLD FERTIL PATTERNS 2007 (CHART)

World Fertility Patterns 2007 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
7 Apr 2008
World Fertility Patterns 2007 provides the latest available data about the level, trends and age pattern of fertility for countries and regions of the world.
WORLD CONTRACEPTIVE USE 2007 CHART

World Contraceptive Use 2007 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
7 Apr 2008
The World Contraceptive Use 2007 provides the latest information available about contraceptive prevalence, by method, recent trends in contraceptive use and unmet need for family planning for countries and regions of the world.
URBAN POP DEV ENVIRO 2007 (CHART)

Urban Population Development and the Environment 2007 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
7 Apr 2008
The wall chart on Urban Population, Development and the Environment 2007 displays information on various aspects of population, environment and development, including changes in urban populations and their relationship with development and the environment. The wall chart include information for 2...
WORLD ABORTION POLICI 2006 (CHART)

World Abortion Policies 2007 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 Jul 2007
The new edition of the Chart provides the most complete and up-to-date information available on the abortion laws, practices and policies of 195 countries. The chart indicates the grounds on which induced abortion is legally permitted in each of the countries and complements the information with ...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2006 V2

World Population Prospects

The 2006 Revision - Sex and Age Distribution of the World Population

Series:
Population Studies
1 Apr 2008
The 2006 Revision builds on the 2004 Revision and incorporates both the results of the 2000 round of national population censuses and of recent specialized surveys carried out in countries around the world. These sources provide both demographic and other information to assess the progress made i...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2006 V1

World Population Prospects

The 2006 Revision - Comprehensive Tables

Series:
Population Studies
20 Mar 2008
The 2006 Revision builds on the 2004 Revision and incorporates both the results of the 2000 round of national population censuses and of recent specialized surveys carried out in countries around the world. These sources provide both demographic and other information to assess the progress made i...
WORLD POPULAT AGEING 2007

World Population Ageing 2007

Series:
Population Studies
29 Jun 2007
This report provides the demographic foundation for the follow-up activities of the Second World Assembly on Ageing. The report considers the process of ageing for the world as a whole, for more and less developed regions, as well as individual countries. Demographic profiles covering the period ...
URBAN & RURAL AREAS 2005 (CHART)

Urban and Rural Areas 2005 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Mar 2007
According to the latest United Nations population projections, 4.9 billion people are expected to be urban-dwellers in 2030. Although the world is urbanizing rapidly, the number of rural-dwellers is high and still growing. However, as of 2019 the rural population is projected to decline slowly. T...
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 2005 (CHART)

United Nations Urban Agglomerations 2005 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Mar 2007
The global proportion of urban population increased from a mere 13 per cent in 1900 to 29 per cent in 1950 and, reached 49 per cent in 2005. Since the world is projected to continue to urbanize, 60 per cent of the global population is expected to live in cities by 2030. This detailed wall chart p...
COMP RECOMMENDATIONS INTL MIGRAT

Compendium of Recommendations on International Migration and Development

The United Nations Development Agenda and the Global Commission on International Migration Compared

Series:
Population Studies
2 Jun 2006
This report provides the complete set of texts relating to international migration, extracted from the outcome documents of the United Nations conferences and summits. Consequently, this compilation permits to assess in which areas there is already consensus regarding measures that can improve th...
INTL MIGRATION 2006 (WALL CHART)

International Migration 2006 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
16 Jun 2006
As the issue of international migration has moved to the forefront of national and international agendas, demands for accurate, timely and comparable information on international migration levels, trends and policies have increased markedly. This wall chart presents estimates for 2005 of key inte...
PROBLEMAS DEMOGRAFICOS Y OBJETIVOS

Problemas Demográficos y Objetivos de Desarrollo

Series:
Population Studies
5 May 2006
El presente informe presenta un breve resumen de las tendencias demográficas mundiales, en las principales regiones y en determinados países. Además se ha incluido una sección relativa a las políticas en materia de población, en la que se resumen las inquietudes y las respuestas de los gobiernos ...
WORLD POPULAT POLICIES 2005

World Population Policies 2005

Series:
Population Studies
24 Mar 2006
World Population Policies 2005 provides a summary overview of population policies and dynamics for each of the United Nations Member and non-member States for which data are available at mid-decade for the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and for 2005. This publication shows, on a country-by-country basis, th...
WORLD CONTRACEPTIVE USE 2005 CHART

World Contraceptive Use 2005 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
19 May 2006
This wall chart shows the most recent estimates available as of 1 October 2005 on contraceptive use around the world. Data on contraceptive use were compiled from surveys of nationally representative samples of women of reproductive age. It includes charts on contraceptive prevalence by method, t...
WORLD MORTALITY RPT 2005

World Mortality Report 2005

Series:
Population Studies
5 May 2006
This report is the first of its kind to be issued on topics related to mortality and health. It presents information on mortality risks, life expectancy, maternal mortality, HIV prevalence, and national policies with respect to such topics for 192 countries. For each country, available data on 19...
WORLD POPULAT PROSP 2004 EXT (CD)

World Population Prospects 2004

Extended Dataset (CD-ROM)

Series:
Population Studies
5 May 2006
This CD-ROM provides a comprehensive and consistent set of population data for the world’s countries and their aggregates. Information is provided for 228 countries and areas, 33 country aggregates, including the world as a whole, the more and the less developed regions, and the major areas. The ...
WORLD POPULAT PROSP 2004 COMP (CD)

World Population Prospects 2004

Comprehensive Dataset (CD-ROM)

Series:
Population Studies
5 May 2006
This CD-ROM provides a comprehensive and consistent set of population data for the world’s countries and their aggregates. Information is provided for 228 countries and areas, 33 country aggregates, including the world as a whole, the more and the less developed regions, and the major areas. The ...
WORLD POPULAT PROSP 2004 BASI (CD)

World Population Prospects 2004

Basic Dataset (CD-ROM)

Series:
Population Studies
5 May 2006
This CD-ROM provides a comprehensive and consistent set of population data for the world’s countries and their aggregates. There are three CD-ROM editions that consist of a set of demographic indicators and a set of estimates and projections of national populations by five-year age groups and sex...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2004 V3

World Population Prospects 2004

Analytical Report

Series:
Population Studies
17 Nov 2006
This third and last volume of the 2004 Revision of World Population Prospects presents the analytical report of the official United Nations world population estimates and projections. It provides detailed analysis of the results and also documents data sources used and methods applied in the prep...
WORLD POPUL PROSPECTS 2004

World Population Prospects 2004

Comprehensive Tables

Series:
Population Studies
1 Feb 2006
This volume represents the latest global demographic estimates and projections prepared by the United Nations Population Division. The 2004 Revision presents comprehensive tables of the official UN world population estimates and projections. Demographic profiles and selected demographic indicator...
LIVING ARRANG OLDER PERSONS WORLD

Living Arrangements of Older Persons Around the World

Series:
Population Studies
30 Dec 2005
Populations everywhere are growing older, and the number of persons aged 60 years or over is expected nearly to triple by 2050. Not only are more people surviving to reach old age, but those who attain old age are living longer than ever before. The present publication provides the first global s...
POPULATION AGEING 2006 (CHART)

Population Ageing 2006 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
16 Jun 2006
This detailed wall chart provides statistics about the ageing population around the world. It provides data about the size of the population, by country, that is over 60 years of age in 2006, and it also forecasts these numbers for the year 2050. Additional data including male/female ratios and s...
WORLD POPULAT 2004 (CHART)

World Population 2004 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
18 Nov 2005
This wall chart provides estimated total population size for 2005, 2025, and 2050, for all countries of the world. Other population indicators provided include: rate of growth, crude birth rate, crude death rate, infant mortality rate, and annual population growth rate. The estimated world popula...