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REPRODUCTIVE RGHTS & REPRODUCTI

Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health

A Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
4 Oct 1996
A new and timely report giving a complete summary of all the most recent information on selected aspects of reproductive rights and reproductive health. Abortion, contraception and sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, are some of the important topics which are covered.
INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION POLICIES

International Migration Policies (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
26 Jan 1996
Provides the most complete and up-to-date information available on the policies of 193 countries concerning immigration for permanent settlement, admission of migrant workers and their dependants, emigration, repatriation of nationals and integration of foreigners.
CHALLENGE OF URBANIZATION WORLD

Challenge of Urbanization

World's Largest Cities

Series:
Population Studies
19 Jan 1996
From Abidjan to Yangon and in hundreds of other urban places around the world, cities face the challenge of urbanization. This extensive study describes 100 cities, highlighting their population characteristics, economy, infrastructure, social services and planning issues. Each city is introduced...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1994

World Population Prospects

Series:
Population Studies
29 Sep 1995
With the projection horizon extended to the year 2050, this publication presents a full century of demographic history/projection (1950-2050). Divided into three parts, part I discusses fertility decline, highlights the demography of countries with economies in transition and the potential demogr...
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V3 R1

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Oman to Zimbabwe

Series:
Population Studies
24 Nov 1995
This three-volume series, examines the major dimensions of induced abortion policies on a country-by-country basis. It provides information on the legal and policy status of abortion; how abortion policies have evolved over time; how they have been interpreted and enforced; and the context within...
CONCISE RPT WORLD POPULAT SIT 1995

Concise Report on the World Population Situation in 1995

Series:
Population Studies
24 Nov 1995
Apart from its examination of the linkages between population and the environment, this Report reviews the state of the world's population in terms of population size and growth, mortality, fertility, population distribution and international migration.
WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS 1994

World Urbanization Prospects

1994 Revision

Series:
Population Studies
30 Jun 1995
This publication presents estimates and projections for the period 1950-2025, of the size and growth of urban and rural populations for all countries and for all urban agglomerations that have at least 750,000 inhabitants in 1994. Apart from the wealth of statistics presented, it also gives an an...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1993

World Population Monitoring

With a Special Report on Refugees

Series:
Population Studies
31 May 1996
This current report offers a discussion on refugees, the results of the monitoring of population trends and policies in population growth and structure, fertility, mortality, population distribution and international migration and the role of population in relation to the environment.
URBAN AND RURAL AREAS 1994 CHART

Urban and Rural Areas (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
17 Mar 1995
A comparative chart that shows for every country of the world, population figures of urban and rural areas in 1994 and 2025. It gives the annual growth rate through 1995 and also presents world totals which are divided into: more developed region, least developed region and least developed countr...
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 1994 CHART

United Nations Urban Agglomeration (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
13 Jan 1995
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 1994 and its projected size in 2015. It also estimates and projects population growth rates, the perc...
HEALTH RATIONALE FOR FAMILY PLANNI

Health Rationale for Family Planning, The

Timing of Births and Child Survival

Series:
Population Studies
13 Jan 1995
Utilizing data from 25 countries, this study examines the relations between fertility and child survival in the 1980s and formulates policy guidelines based on more recent findings. The first part of the study assesses the excess risks of child mortality associated with child-bearing too early or...
WORLD CONTRACEPTIVE USE 1994 CHART

World Contraceptive Use (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Sep 1994
This Chart shows the level of current contraceptive use among married women of reproductive age, by type of contraceptive method. It includes statistics for 119 countries and areas with data available and average levels of contraceptive prevalence for the world and major regions. Also included is...
WORLD POPULAT CHART 1994

World Population (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
19 Aug 1994
A revised wall chart on selected demographic indicators such as: total population size, rate of growth, crude birth rate, infant mortality and urban population, for all countries of the world for 1994, 2015 and 2050. Data are provides for all the newly independent States of Africa, Asia and Europe.
AIDS & THE DEMOGRAPHY AFRICA

AIDS and the Demography of Africa

Series:
Population Studies
27 May 1994
Considering the demographic impact of the AIDS epidemic in the African region, this publication analyzes in detail the changes in the age distribution of both population and deaths. It also reviews the epidemiology of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and considers its likely social and economic impacts in s...
WORLD ABORTION POLICI 1994 (CHART)

World Abortion Policies (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
15 Apr 1994
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...
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V2 R1

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Gabon to Norway

Series:
Population Studies
31 Dec 1993
This three-volume series, examines the major dimensions of induced abortion policies on a country-by-country basis. It provides information on the legal and policy status of abortion; how abortion policies have evolved over time; how they have been interpreted and enforced; and the context within...
WORLD URBANIZATION PROSPECTS 1992

World Urbanization Prospects

Series:
Population Studies
29 Oct 1993
This publication presents estimates and projections of size and growth of urban and rural populations and of urban agglomerations for countries, regions and major areas of the world. The special focus of the 1992 edition is urban structure and hierarchy. It examines the urban population in primat...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 1992

World Population Prospects

Series:
Population Studies
27 Aug 1993
The 1992 Revision presents the global population estimates and projections of 210 countries and also for different regions and groups of countries for the 75-year period between 1950 and 2025. Updated estimates of international migration have been incorporated to accommodate the extensive migrato...
SEX & AGE DISTRIB THE WORLD 1992

Sex and Age Distribution of World Population, The

Series:
Population Studies
26 Mar 1993
This Revision of population estimates and projections covers the estimated sex and age distributions for 1950-1990 and the high, medium and low-variant projections for 1990-2025 for countries and areas generally with a population of at least 150,000 in 1990.
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 1992 (CHART)

Urban Agglomerations (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
13 Nov 1992
This chart features an alphabetical listing of urban areas and details the following: 1992 population and comparative rank; the projection for each in the year 2010; their annual growth rates for the periods 1985-1990 and projected for 2005-2010. Finally the percentage of the population residing ...
UN WORLD POPULATION CHART 1992

United Nations World Population (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
14 Aug 1992
Provides selected demographic indicators such as total population size for 1992, 2000 and 2025, rate of growth, crude birth rate, crude death rate, infant mortality for the period 1985-1990 and the 1992 urban population for all countries of the world. Data are provided for the independent States ...
PATTERNS OF FERTILITY IN LOW FERTI

Patterns of Fertility in Low-fertility Settings

Series:
Population Studies
25 Dec 1992
This publication provides an overall assessment of fertility levels and trends in low-fertility countries for the period from 1965 to 1989. It is both descriptive and analytical. Reproductive behaviour is examined in terms fertility rates and total number of births. Outlined is a conceptual frame...
WORLD POPULAT MONITORING 1991

World Population Monitoring

With Special Emphasis on Age Structure

Series:
Population Studies
5 Jun 1992
The proportion of the world population aged 65 or over is estimated to have increased from 5 per cent in 1950 to 6 per cent in 1990 and is projected to reach 10 per cent in 2025. This report reviews past trends and future prospects of the age structure and considers age distribution in a broad fr...
CHILD MORTALITY SINCE THE 1960s

Child Mortality since the 1960s

A Database for Developing Countries

Series:
Population Studies
5 Jun 1992
This publication brings together the available data on child mortality in developing countries, covering a period from around 1960 to 1992. The purpose is to inform policy makers, programme planners and researchers of the availability of data and to demonstrate their range of variation, in order ...
ABORTION POLICIES GLOBAL REV V1 R1

Abortion Policies

A Global Review - Afghanistan to France

Series:
Population Studies
19 Jun 1992
This three-volume series, examines the major dimensions of induced abortion policies on a country-by-country basis. It provides information on the legal and policy status of abortion; how abortion policies have evolved over time; how they have been interpreted and enforced; and the context within...
PREPARING MIGRATION DATA FOR SUBNA

Preparing Migration Data for Population Projections

Series:
Population Studies
6 Mar 1992
This report serves as a guide for researchers preparing subnational population projections. It gives an overview of the various types of data that can be used for estimating migration, describes a variety of methods of data collection and discusses different approaches to projecting base migratio...