ERIC Number: ED121594
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Family Planning in Five Continents: Africa, America, Asia, Europe, Oceania. November 1975 Update.
International Planned Parenthood Federation, London (England).
This document gives highlights of the family planning situation in countries of the world, together with basic demographic statistics. Its purpose is to provide a quick reference source for those who work in family planning, population, and other related fields. Following a brief history of the pioneering work in family planning, population statistics for each of the five continents (Africa, America, Asia, Europe, and Oceania) are presented. These statistics include: population in 1975; projected population in 2000; population growth rate (1970-75); births per 1000 (1970-75); deaths per 1000 (1970-75); population under 15 (1975), and life expectancy. For each country within a continent the following statistics and information are presented: population in 1975; growth rate (1970-75); births and deaths per 1000 (1975); degree of government involvement in family planning activities; the existence of private, voluntary family planning associations within the country, and whether the country is a member of the Internaitonal Planned Parenthood Federation. (BT)
Descriptors: Demography, Family Planning, Population Distribution, Population Growth, Reference Materials, Statistical Data, World Problems
International Planned Parenthood Federation, 18-20 Lower Regent Street, London SW1Y 4PW, ENGLAND (ISSN 0538-9089, $1.45 plus postage)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Planned Parenthood Federation, London (England).