Session 126:
Progression of Fertility Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friday, April 18
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Southdown
4th floor

Chair: Alex Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Discussant: John B. Casterline, Ohio State University

  1. Rising Cohort Fertility in Africa : 1900-1950Michel Garenne, Institut Pasteur

  2. Dilemma of Lagging Fertility Transition while Rising Contraceptive Prelavence in Rural Ethiopia: Multivariate Analysis of Socio-Economic, Cultural, Agro-Ecological And Health Service FactorsCharles H Teller, Population Reference Bureau (PRB); Assefa Hailemariam, Addis Ababa University; Tesfayi Gebreselassie, Macro International Inc.

  3. Recent Fertility Decline in Eritrea: Is it a Conflict-Led Transition?Gebremariam Woldemicael, Stockholm University

  4. Fertility Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa at the Sub-National LevelBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain; Dominique Tabutin, Université Catholique de Louvain

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