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LONG RANGE WORLD POP PROJ BASED

Long-range World Population Projections

Based on the 1998 Revision

Series:
Population Studies
1 Dec 2000
The second half of the twentieth century marked a turning point in human demographic history. After rising continuously for more than two centuries, the rate of world population growth finally began to decline in the late 1960s. This publication presents long-range projections that provide persua...
WORLD MARRIAGE PATTER 2000 (CHART)

World Marriage Patterns 2000 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
23 Jun 2000
The data presented in this wall chart come from censuses, surveys and civil registers. Patterns of marriage are shown using three indicators: the singulate mean age at marriage (SMAM), also known as the average age at first marriage; the proportions of ever-married persons aged 15-19, 20-24, and ...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1999

World Population Monitoring 1999

Population Growth, Structure and Distribution

Series:
Population Studies
9 Mar 2001
This edition reviews the demographic changes in population size and growth in the world and its urban and rural areas; the changes in mortality, fertility and migration that underlie these changes; and the population policies that Governments have adopted in response to their concerns with nation...
URBAN AND RURAL AREAS 1999 CHART

Urban and Rural Areas 1999 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
28 Apr 2000
A comparative chart that shows for each of the 228 countries and areas of the world, urban and rural population in 1999 and in 2030, annual growth rate in 1995-2000 and the population of the largest urban agglomeration in 1999 with population in absolute number and as a percentage of urban popula...
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 1999 CHART

United Nations Urban Agglomeration 1999 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Jun 2000
This Chart provides an alphabetical list of every urban agglomeration in the world that currently has 1 million or more in population. For each agglomeration, it lists the population size in 1999 and the projected size in 2015. It also gives figures for the population growth rate between 1995 and...
REVIEW APPRAISAL PROGRESS MADE

Review and Appraisal of the Progress made in Achieving the Goals and Objectives of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development

Series:
Population Studies
11 Feb 2000
This publication presents a report of the Secretary-General on a review and appraisal of the progress made in achieving the goals and objectives of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development; and offers an overall assessment of such issues as: population...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1998

World Population Monitoring

Health and Mortality - Selected Aspects

Series:
Population Studies
26 May 2000
This publication provides information on selected aspects of health and mortality covering such topics as: primary health care and the health care sector; levels and trends of mortality; child survival and health; women's health and safe motherhood; human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired...
POPULAT GROWTH STRUCTURE & DISTRIB

Population Growth, Structure and Distribution

The Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
11 Feb 2000
This publication reviews the demographic changes in population size and growth in the world and its urban and rural areas and looks at the changes in mortality, fertility and migration that underlie these changes. It also examines the population policies that Governments have adopted in response ...
POPULATION AGEING 1999  (CHART)

Population Ageing (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
17 Sep 1999
The UN General Assembly designated 1999 as the International Year of Older Persons. This wall chart gives a detailed look at the situation of the world's ageing population and ageing related issues such as changing age structures, statutory retirement, life expectancy and gender disparities. Deta...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1998 V3

World Population Prospects

Analytical Report

Series:
Population Studies
27 Oct 2000
This volume presents the analytical report for the World Population Prospects: The 1998 Revision, the official world population estimates and projections for each of the 184 countries or areas. The figures represent a unique set of comprehensive, consistent and internationally comparable estimate...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1998 V1

World Population Prospects

Comprehensive Tables

Series:
Population Studies
9 Jul 1999
The 15th published estimates and projections of world population since 1951 is based on the latest research and forecasting by the United Nations. The 1998 Revision shows a devastating toll from AIDS with respect to mortality and population loss. Graphs, charts and tables present the background a...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1998 V2

World Population Prospects

Sex and Age

Series:
Population Studies
23 Jul 1999
This volume presents population estimates for the period 1950-1995 and projected figures for sex and age distribution for 2000-2050. Data are presented for countries with a population of at least 150,000 in 1995. The data for smaller countries are included in the regional population totals but ar...
WORLD POPULATION,1998 (WALL CHART)

World Population (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
30 Apr 1999
This informative wall chart provides useful statistical data on world population for some 229 countries, or regions. Data pertain to annual growth rates, crude birth rates, crude death rates, life expectancy and infant mortality.
WORLD ABORTION POLICIES 99 (CHART)

World Abortion Policies (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
14 May 1999
Provides the most complete and up-to-date information available on the abortion laws, practices and policies of 190 countries. It indicates the grounds on which induced abortion is legally permitted in each of the countries and complements the information with relevant demographic data for each c...
WORLD CONTRACEPTIVE USE 1998 CHART

World Contraceptive Use (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
14 May 1999
This informative wall chart shows the most recent data on world contraceptive use as of June 1998. The information is taken mainly from representative national sample surveys of women of reproductive age. Data pertain to married couples, including, where possible, those in consensual unions.
NATL POPULATION POLICIES

National Population Policies

Series:
Population Studies
19 Feb 1999
National Population Policies provides an overview of population policies and dynamics for 179 countries for the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. It also shows, on a country-by-country basis, the evolution of Government views and policies from 1976 to 1996 with respect to population growth, fertility and f...
HEALTH & MORTALITY CONCISE RPT

Health and Mortality

A Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
5 Feb 1999
This Report provides a summary of recent information on selected aspects of health and mortality. It covers such topics as: levels and trends of mortality; child survival and health; primary health care and the health-care sector; women's health and safe motherhood; human immunodeficiency virus a...
WORLD POPULAT PROJECTIONS 2150

World Population Projections to 2150

Series:
Population Studies
6 Nov 1998
This publication presents long-range population projections for the period 1950-2150. Projections on fertility are given for major areas of the world, namely Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Northern America, Oceania and Asia. The range of potential demographic outcomes underscore...
TOO YOUNG TO DIE GENES OR GENDER?

Too Young to Die

Genes or Gender?

Series:
Population Studies
6 Nov 1998
In response to world concerns and the need to identify measures aimed at eliminating the pattern of excess and preventable mortality among young girls, this publication presents a study of the sex differentials in infant, child and under-five mortality and the specific mechanisms that may lead to...
INTL MIGRATION POLICIES

International Migration Policies

Series:
Population Studies
13 Mar 1998
Practitioners in the areas of demography, political sciences and international relations will find this publication invaluable. The publication examines issues surrounding immigration policies and practices from a wide range of perspectives. It describes policies designed to influence internation...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1996

World Population Monitoring

Selected Aspects of Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health

Series:
Population Studies
27 Feb 1998
This years edition offers a special focus on reproductive rights and behaviour. It also covers maternal mortality and morbidity; and sexually transmitted diseases, including (HIV/AIDS). The extensive set of annex tables provides indicators of the current demographic situation in major areas and r...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1997

World Population Monitoring

International Migration and Development

Series:
Population Studies
18 Dec 1998
The 1997 edition of the World Population Monitoring focuses on international migration and development. The issues discussed include: international migration and population dynamics, international migration policies, documented and undocumented migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers, international...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1996

World Population Prospects

Series:
Population Studies
6 Nov 1998
The World Population Prospects 1996 presents population estimates and projections for the world, the more developed and less developed regions, the least developed countries, 6 major areas, 20 regions and 228 countries or areas. Population projections are given for the period 1950-1995, with a se...
WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS 1996

World Urbanization Prospects

The 1996 Revision

Series:
Population Studies
14 Aug 1998
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 analyses the...
SEX & AGE DISTRIB THE WORLD 1996

Sex and Age Distribution of World Populations, The

Series:
Population Studies
26 Dec 1997
Presents the sex and age distribution estimates of the world at five-year intervals for 1950-1995 and the high-, medium- and low-fertility variants for 1995-2050.
INTL MIGRATION & DEV CONCISE RPT

International Migration and Development

The Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
28 Nov 1997
International migration has been widely recognized as a vital element in the development process. For many countries and regions, international migration is also an influential component affecting population growth and social and economic efforts. This Concise Report reviews selected aspects of i...
URBAN AND RURAL AREAS 1996 CHART

Urban and Rural Areas (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Jan 1998
A comparative chart that shows for each of the 228 countries and areas of the world, urban and rural population in 1996 and in 2030, annual growth rate in 1990-1995 and largest urban agglomeration in 1995 with population in absolute number and as a percentage of urban population.
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 1996 CHART

United Nations Urban Agglomeration (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
31 Oct 1997
This Chart provides an alphabetical list of every urban agglomeration in the world that currently has 1 million or more in population. For each of these agglomeration, it lists population size in 1996 and its projected size in 2015. It also estimates and projects population growth rates, the perc...
WORLD POPULATION, 1996 (CHART)

World Population (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Jan 1998
Provides selected demographic indicators such as total population size for 1996, 2015 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.