An indirect view of the fertility changes in Pakistan.

  title={An indirect view of the fertility changes in Pakistan.},
  author={Mohammad Khaled Afzal and Mishalle Kayani and A Mohammad},
  journal={Pakistan development review},
  volume={32 4 Pt 2},
Data on children ever born from surveys conducted between 1984 and 1988 provide evidence for fertility decline in Pakistan and little evidence for a "zig zag" pattern of variations in the levels of the birth rate reported in surveys conducted between 1962 and 1988. This study is concerned with the indirect estimation of the crude birth rate (CBR). Input data is available on age specific mortality and the age distribution of the population. CBR was calculated on the basis of the life table… 

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