TitlePopulation bulletin of the United Nations. Special issue nos. 46/47 2002 : prospects of fertility decline in high fertility countries
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The present report contains the proceedings of the Workshop on Prospects for Fertility Decline in High Fertility Countries, including 15 papers presented by researchers from around the world. The objectives of the Workshop were to investigate the conditions that hinder or facilitate fertility decline, provide insights into the prospects for fertility decline and indicate policy measures that may facilitate fertility decline. Part 1. Report of the United Nations Workshop on Prospects for Fertility Decline in High Fertility Countries -- 1. Meeting overview -- 2. Review of demographic trends in high fertility countries -- 3. Comparative perspectives on fertility trends -- 4. Contexts for fertility decline -- Annex 1. Agenda -- Annex 2. List of participants -- Annex 3. List of documents -- Part 2. Overview of the major issues -- The demographic situation in high fertility countries / Population Division -- Sociocultural factors affecting fertility in sub-Saharan Africa / Paulina Makinwa-Adebusoye -- Impact of the proximate determinants on the future course of fertility in sub-Saharan Africa / Jean-Pierre Guengant and John F. May -- Fertility preferences and contraceptive use: a profitable nexus for understanding the prospects for fertility decline in Africa / Francis Nii-Amoo Dodoo -- Mistimed and unwanted childbearing in the course offertility transition / Jacob A. Adetunji -- Part 3. Contexts for fertility decline -- A comparative analysis of the socio-economic correlates of fertility in Cameroon and the Central African Republic / Samson W. Wasao -- Fertility decline in French-speaking Africa: recent and future trends / Soukeynatou Fall-Kaba and Pierre Ngom -- Levels and trends of fertility in Oman and Yemen / Eltigani E. Eltigani -- Trends in Angola's fertility / Victor Agadjanian and Ndola Prata -- Fertility levels and differentials in the United Republic of Tanzania / Akim J. Mturi and Andrew Hinde -- Prospects for fertility decline in the face ofHIV/AIDS in Uganda / James P. M Ntozi and Fred E. Ahimbisibwe -- Prospects for fertility decline in Nigeria: comparative analysis of the 1990 and 1999 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey data / Muyiwa Oladosu -- Fertility in the Democratic Republic of the Congo / David Shapiro and B. Oleko Tambashe -- Fertility in Pakistan: past, present and future / Zeba A. Sathar -- Fertility in rural Africa: some indicators for analysis of demographic change among the Mossi of Burkina Faso / Christine Ouedraogo.