ERIC Number: ED104671
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Situation Report--Australia, The Gambia, Papua and New Guinea, Rhodesia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tonga, and Western Samoa.
International Planned Parenthood Federation, London (England).
Data relating to population and family planning in nine foreign countries are presented in these situation reports. Countries included are Australia, The Gambia, Papua and New Guinea, Rhodesia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tonga, and Western Somoa. Information is provided under three topics, statistical information, general background information, and family planning situation, where appropriate and if it is available. Statistical information includes the area, total population, population growth rate, birth rate, death rate, infant mortality rate, women in fertile age group, population under 15, urban population and others. This information is provided for 1950, 1960, and the present, in most cases. General background covers ethnic groups, language, religion, economy, communication/education, and medical/social welfare. Family planning situation considers family planning associations and personnel; government opportunities for individuals, families, and medical personnel; research and evaluation program plans; government programs; and related supporting organizations. Bibliographic sources are given. (TK)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Planned Parenthood Federation, London (England).