Workshop on the production of population estimates and demographic indicators

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

05 October 2015 to 09 October 2015


The Population Division in collaboration with the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), will organize a regional workshop for the anglophone countries in sub-Saharan Africa to improve national capacity in the production and use of population estimates and demographic indicators for policy making for sustainable development. The workshop will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 5 to 9 October 2015. The project is funded by the United Nations Development Account.




Organization of work

Monday, 05 October 2015



Tuesday, 06 October 2015

  • Day 2: Data Evaluation: Fertility 

    • I. Evaluation and analysis of fertility data


Wednesday, 07 October 2015

  • Day 3: Data Evaluation: Mortality 

    • I. Evaluation of child mortality data


Thursday, 08 October 2015



 Friday, 09 October 2015 

  • Day 5: Population estimation and wrap-Up

    • I. Intercensal and Post-censal Population Estimates

    • II. Wrap-Up and final discussion



Pre-workshop assignment


Pre-workshop assignment

Hands-on exercise