Release Notes: April 2004This release of the IDB contains revised estimates and projections for 28 countries.
1. Expansion of the projections to age 100+ for selected countries:
In order to better project countries with increasing numbers of people in the oldest ages, we have started converting our projections to be performed on data by single years of age up to 100 years and over. This change as well as the inclusion of new data was done for the following countries:
- Hong Kong S.A.R.
- Serbia and Montenegro
2. New data and/or analysis. New data and/or analyses have been incorporated into the estimates and projections for the following countries or areas:
- Saudi Arabia