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World population policies. Volume III: Oman to Zimbabwe.

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United Nations. Department of International Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division
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New York, New York, United Nations, 1990. vi, 264 p. (Population Studies No. 102/Add.2; ST/ESA/SER.A/102/Add.2)
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This report is the third part of a series published by the UN which provides comparable, up-to-date information on the population policies of 170 countries in alphabetical order. This volume covers Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, the Republic of Korea, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, Uganda, the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, the USSR, the United Arab Emirates, the UK, Tanzania, the US, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zaire, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. For each country, an overview is given of the government's perceptions and policies in relation to such factors as population growth and age distribution, mortality and morbidity, fertility and the family, international migration, spatial distribution and urbanization, and women's status. Relevant demographic indicators are provided, and institutional arrangements for the formulation and implementation of the policies are described.

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119865
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