Publications on Population Trends

This brochure describes a method of Small Area Estimation that combines census and household survey data. It also presents a case study based on data from Nepal. The case study illustrates the use of census as well as...

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In the last three decades sub-replacement fertility has spread around the world. One half of the global population today lives in countries where the period Total Fertility Rate is below 2.1 births per woman. This is...

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Classic demographic transition theory assumed that fertility would decline from high levels and stabilize at the replacement level of around 2.1 children per woman. Yet one-half of the global population now lives in a...

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Nuestro mundo alberga a 1.800 millones de jóvenes de entre 10 y 24 años, un grupo que crece con mayor rapidez en las naciones más pobres. En esta generación hay 600 millones de niñas adolescentes con necesidades,...

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Tiene 10 años. Capacitada para absorber rápidamente la sabiduría y el conocimiento de quienes la rodean, está lista para convertirse, algún día, en una líder carismática, una trabajadora productiva, una profesional...

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A flurry of extreme weather events, together with projections that grow more somber with every new scientific advance, have dramatically highlighted the need to respond more effectively to the threats already upon...

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Globally, there were an estimated 289,000 maternal deaths in 2013, a decline of 45 per cent from 1990.

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This report makes the clearest and strongest case to date why population issues must be integrated in the new development agenda.

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This report provides key messages on the relationship between population dynamics and sustainable development. It was prepared in the lead-up to Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development,...

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This report, prepared for the 2011 UN Conference on Least Developed Countries, outlines major population dynamics in LDCs and addresses their implications for development and poverty reduction.  It identifies five...

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