ERIC Number: ED117008
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Demographic Trends in the Republic of Zaire. Caltech Population Program Occasional Papers, Series 1, Number 5.
This paper, one in a series of occasional publications, discusses population growth and trends in the African Republic of Zaire. The series is intended to increase understanding of the interrelationships between population growth and socioeconomic and cultural patterns throughout the world, and to communicate this understanding to scholars and policy makers. This publication includes a discussion of the following: (1) General Characteristics of Black Africa, (2) African Attitudes toward Population, (3) Demographic Trends in the Zaire, and (4) Urban Trends and Internal Migration. (Author/RM)
Descriptors: African Culture, Birth Rate, Demography, Developing Nations, Family Planning, Foreign Countries, Marriage, Overpopulation, Population Distribution, Population Education, Population Growth, Population Trends, Rural Population, Social Attitudes, Social Change, Social Sciences, Urban Population, Urbanization, World Problems
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Inst. of Tech., Pasadena.