Wednesday, December 2 / 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   •   Acropolis 2

Session 96:
Assessment of the Quality of Census and Demographic and Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Data

Discussant: Michel Garenne, Institut Pasteur
Chair: Enock Ngome, University of Botswana

  1. Three simple tools to evaluate the quality of fertility estimates from birth histories. Application to African Demographic and Health SurveysBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  2. Is Swaziland census data suitable for fertility measurement?Garikayi G. B. Chemhaka, University of the Witwatersrand and University of Swaziland ; Clifford O. Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand ; Eugene Zwane, University of Swaziland ; Jeremy Gumbo, University of the Witwatersrand

  3. An assessment of household deaths collected during census 2011 in South AfricaChristine C. G. Khoza, Statistics South Africa

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