Accession Number:

AD0661630

Title:

A POPULATION SURVEY IN VIET NAM

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 6 Apr 1966-7 Apr 1967

Corporate Author:

SIMULMATICS CORP CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

73.0

Abstract:

A final report dealing with a survey of population data available on Viet Nam and the conclusions tentatively derived from these. Gross estimates of population size are made the composition of the population one feature is the similarity of rural and urban areas mortality figures, which are evaluated critically some regional differences emerge fertility very high, with little differentiation between rural and urban birth rates and population growth Section Two is a detailed outline of a plan for a demographic survey to obtain additional necessary population data. Objectives include determination of basic demographic parameters, determination of the structure of the population, establishment of differentials with respect to socio-economic factors and prediction of future demographic trends. A sampling approach design and a general plan with sample questionnaires for a household interview and fertility interview are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE