ERIC Number: ED088668
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Sep
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Country Profiles, Sierra Leone.
Dow, Thomas E., Jr.
A profile of Sierra Leone is sketched in this paper. Emphasis is placed on the nature, scope, and accomplishments of population activities in the country. Topics and sub-topics include: location and description of the country; population (size, growth patterns, age structure, urban/rural distribution, ethnic and religious composition, migration, literacy, economic status, future trends); population growth and socio-economic development (relationships to national income, size of the labor force, agriculture, social welfare expenditures); history of population concerns; population policies; population programs (objectives, organization, operations, research and evaluation); private efforts in family planning; educational and scientific efforts in population; and foreign assistance for family planning activities. (RH)
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Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Population Council, New York, NY.; Columbia Univ., New York, NY. International Inst. for the Study of Human Reproduction.
Identifiers - Location: Sierra Leone