This report is an aid to demographers and population experts to carry out the best possible evaluation and exploitation of data sources, especially those that are incomplete or deficient. Manual X describes a wide range of time-tested techniques to make indirect estimates of demographic parameters. Each of the techniques presented is based on a mathematical model and explained in easy-to-follow examples.
|Service line:||Evidence-based policy|
|Category:||Demographic analysis, population estimates and projections|
|Created by:||Population Division|
|Type:||Capacity Development Tool|
|Target audience:||National Statistical offices, Government practitioners, Researchers|