You are here

Population Studies

LEVELS & TRENDS INTL MIGRATION

Levels and Trends of International Migration to Selected Countries in Asia

Series:
Population Studies
8 Aug 2003
Using available statistics as a guide, this report examines the levels and trends of population migration to selected countries in Asia. The report focuses primarily on changes since 1970 and discusses the burgeoning of labour migration during the past decades in response to the development of st...
WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS 2001

World Urbanization Prospects

The 2001 Revision

Series:
Population Studies
6 Jun 2003
This publication presents estimates and projections for the period 1950-2030, on the size and growth of urban and rural populations for all countries and for all urban agglomerations that had at least 750,000 inhabitants in 2000. Apart from the wealth of statistics presented, it also analyzes the...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 2002

World Population Monitoring 2002

Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health

Series:
Population Studies
16 Jul 2004
Reproductive rights and reproductive health, with special reference to HIV/AIDS, is the main focus of this report from the UN's Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Recent information on topics such as entry into reproductive life, reproductive behavior, family planning, abortion, maternal ...
NATL POPULATION POLICIES 2001

National Population Policies 2001

Series:
Population Studies
8 Nov 2002
National Population Policies provides an overview of population policies and dynamics for 193 Member States and non-member States for which data are available at mid-decade for the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. It also shows, on a country-by-country basis, the evolution of Government views and policies...
URBAN & RURAL AREAS 2001 CHART

Urban and Rural Areas 2001 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 Sep 2002
This detailed wall chart provides figures about urban versus rural population rates for countries around the world. This chart is organized by continent to ensure statistical information on each country is found quickly and easily.
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 2001 (CHART)

United Nations Urban Agglomeration 2001 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 Sep 2002
This detailed wall chart provides statistics about urban agglomerations around the world. In alphabetical order, it provides past, present and future statistics on agglomeration size and rank to establish trends around the world.
HIV/AIDS AWARENESS BEHAVIOUR

HIV/AIDS Awareness and Behaviour

Series:
Population Studies
28 Jun 2002
Twenty years into the HIV/AIDS pandemic, social and behavioural research on HIV/AIDS remains limited. Data on sexual behaviour and AIDS-related knowledge and attitudes are sparse and difficult to compare. This publication highlights findings from a series of national demographic and health survey...
WORLD CONTRACEPTIVE USE 2001 CHART

World Contraceptive Use 2001 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
31 May 2002
This informative wall chart shows the most recent data on world contraceptive use as of June 2001. The information is taken mainly from representative national sample surveys of women of reproductive age. Data pertains to married couples, including, where possible, those in consensual unions.
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V3 R2

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Oman to Zimbabwe

Series:
Population Studies
31 May 2002
Although abortion is commonly practiced throughout most of the world and has been practiced since long before the beginning of recorded history, it is a subject that arouses passion and controversy. This study aims at providing objective information about the nature of laws and policies in all co...
WORLD POPUL AGEING 1950/2050

World Population Ageing 1950-2050

Series:
Population Studies
15 Apr 2002
As the proportion of the world's population in the older ages continues to increase, the need for improved information and analysis of demographic ageing increases. This detailed report provides a description of global trends in population ageing and includes a series of indicators of the ageing ...
POPULATION AGEING 2002 (CHART)

Population Ageing 2002 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
22 Mar 2002
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 2002, and it also forecasts these numbers for the year 2050. Additional data including male/female ratios and...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2000 V3

World Population Prospects 2000

Analytical Report

Series:
Population Studies
6 Dec 2002
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 fe...
POPULAT CONDITION FEMME DEV

Population, Condition de la Femme et Développement

Raport Succinct

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
Ce rapport fait la synthèse de certains aspects des questions relatives à la population, à la condition de la femme et au développement. Il comprend un historique des questions de population et de problématique des sexes à l'échelle mondiale et fournit des données récentes concernant des thèmes ...
REPLACEMENT MIGRATION SOLUT DECLIN

Replacement Migration

Is It a Solution to Declining and Ageing Populations?

Series:
Population Studies
8 Feb 2002
The United Nations Population Division has documented two striking and critical trends: population decline and population ageing. Japan and virtually all the countries of Europe are expected to decrease in population size over the next 50 years. In addition, these countries are undergoing a relat...
WORLD POP PROSPECTS 2000 (CD2)

World Population Prospects 2000

Extensive Set - Disk 2

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
This year's edition of the World Population Prospects provides a comprehensive and consistent set of population data for 187 countries and areas on two compact disks (CDs). In all data sets, figures for 1950-2000 are estimates and those for 2000-2050 are projections. All data sets provide, in add...
WORLD POP PROSPECTS 2000 (CD1)

World Population Prospects 2000

Standard Set - Disk 1

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
This year's edition of the World Population Prospects provides a comprehensive and consistent set of population data for 187 countries and areas on two compact disks (CDs). In all data sets, figures for 1950-2000 are estimates and those for 2000-2050 are projections. All data sets provide, in add...
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V2 R2

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Gabon to Norway

Series:
Population Studies
8 Feb 2002
Although abortion is commonly practiced throughout most of the world and has been practiced since long before the beginning of recorded history, it is a subject that arouses passion and controversy. This study aims at providing objective information about the nature of laws and policies in all co...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 2001

World Population Monitoring 2001

Population, Environment and Development

Series:
Population Studies
8 Feb 2002
This edition presents a special focus on population, environment and development. The general trends of rapid population growth, sustained but uneven economic improvement and environmental degradation are generally well accepted. However, how population size and growth, environmental change and d...
POPULATION ENVIRO & DEV

Population, Environment and Development

The Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
21 Sep 2001
Concerns about the consequences of environmental change have ascended to the top of the international agenda, and have brought in their wake renewed attention to the complex interrelationships between population, environment and development. This publication analyzes this complex relationship and...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 2000

World Population Monitoring 2000

Population, Gender and Development

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
This edition presents a special focus on population, gender and development. It provides an historical review of population and gender issues on the global agenda and covers such topics as family formation, health and mortality, HIV/AIDS, ageing and internal and international migration. In additi...
WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS 1999

World Urbanization Prospect

The 1999 Revision

Series:
Population Studies
21 Sep 2001
This publication presents estimates and projections for the period 1950-2030, of the size and growth of urban and rural populations for all countries and for all urban agglomerations that had at least 750,000 inhabitants in 1995. Apart from the wealth of statistics presented, it also analyzes the...
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V1 R2

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Afghanistan to France

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
Although abortion is commonly practiced throughout most of the world and has been practiced since long before the beginning of recorded history, it is a subject that arouses passion and controversy. This study aims at providing objective information about the nature of laws and policies in all co...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2000 V2

World Population Prospects 2000

Sex and Age

Series:
Population Studies
19 Oct 2001
This volume presents the distribution by age-group and sex of the population of countries and areas of the world with more than 140,000 inhabitants in 2000. Population age and sex distributions are presented for the period 1950-2050 and for three projection variants. The tables are accompanied by...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2000 V1

World Population Prospects 2000

Comprehensive Tables

Series:
Population Studies
21 Sep 2001
This volume presents the comprehensive tables displaying the results of the 2000 Revision of the official world population estimates and projections prepared by the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. It presents the key demographic indicators for ...
HIV/AIDS: POPULATION IMPACT AND PO

HIV/AIDS Population Impact and Policies 2001 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 Jul 2001
This wall chart is a unique attempt to provide the most recent data on population and policies relating to HIV/AIDS worldwide. The chart provides HIV/AIDS related indicators such as: total population size in each country, number of adults living with HIV/AIDS, AIDS death, AIDS orphans and life ex...
WORLD POPULATION 2000 (WALL CHART)

World Population 2000 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 Jul 2001
Provides selected demographic indicators such as total population size for 2000, 2025 and 2050, rate of growth, crude birth rate, crude death rate, infant mortality for the period for all countries of the world. The world population is also charted for the period 1950-2050.
LEVELS & TRENDS CONTRACEP USE 1998

Levels and Trends of Contraceptive Use as Assessed in 1998

Series:
Population Studies
27 Jul 2001
This present report contains a comprehensive review of sample-survey data on the level of contraceptive use, types of methods employed and recent trends in contraceptive practice. It discusses the availability of contraceptives to national populations, drawing on results of recent international s...
POPULATION, ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELO

Population, Environment and Development (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
25 May 2001
In recognition of the renewed attention to the complex interrelationships between population, environment and development, the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs has issued the first-ever UN wall chart on population, environment and development. Th...
POPULATION GENDER & DEV

Population, Gender and Development

A Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
16 Nov 2001
This report provides a summary of selected aspects of population, gender and development. It includes a historical review of population and gender issues in the global agenda and provides recent information on such topics as family formation, health and mortality, ageing, and internal and interna...