This set of principles and recommendations provides guidance on establishing a functioning system for collecting, processing and disseminating vital statistics; improving sources of vital statistics, primarily the functioning of the civil registration system and its components; and the role of complementary sources of vital statistics, such as population censuses, household surveys and public-health records.
|Service line:||Evidence-based policy|
|Category:||Demographic and Social Statistics|
|Created by:||Statistics Division|
|Type:||Capacity Development Tool|
|Language(s):||Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish|
|Target audience:||National Statistical offices, Civil Registration authorities, Government practitioners|