ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/SD/2011/6
Publication Type: Reports & studies
Cluster: Statistics, Information Society and Technology
Initiatives: Civil registration & vital statistics
Keywords: Arab countries, Divorce statistics, Fertility, Marriage statistics, Mortality statistics, Population, Statistical data, Vital statistics
Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, No. 14
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Region disseminates available data and statistics on ESCWA countries vital events (births, deaths, marriage and divorce). Data in this bulletin were compiled from national sources and a questionnaire prepared by ESCWA. The purpose of the Bulletin is to encourage countries to produce and disseminate vital statistics needed for better planning and to strengthen countries civil registration systems. It is meant to meet the needs of researchers, academics and experts in the field of population, reproductive health and development.