Monday, November 30 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Acropolis 5

Session 10:
Union Formation and Dissolution: Trends and Determinants

Discussant: Lorretta Favour C. Ntoimo, Federal University Oye-Ekiti
Chair: Nicole De Wet, University of the Witwatersrand

  1. A century of nuptiality decline in South Africa: a longitudinal analysis of census dataMichel Garenne, Institut Pasteur

  2. Factors associated with divorce in Democratic Republic of the CongoZacharie Tsala Dimbuene, Université de Kinshasa and Statistics Canada ; Francisca Nombe Kweto, Université d'Ottawa

  3. Cohabitation in sub-Saharan Africa: a regional analysisPedzisai Ndagurwa, University of the Witwatersrand ; Mwiza Singini, University of the Witwatersrand ; Ololade Baruwa, University of the Witwatersrand

  4. Union formation and the timing of a first birth in Central Uganda: a decrement lifetable analysisCharles Lwanga, Makerere University ; Ishmael Kalule-Sabiti, North-West University, South Africa

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