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Source Information

Burkina Faso


Last updated on IDB: September 2018
AIDS mortality explicitly modeled? Yes
Base Population
Item Base year Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Base Population 1996 census 1996 Census population adjusted to be consistent with fertility and mortality and moved to midyear. 1

Latest Data Used in the Estimates and Projections
Item Reference years Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Population 2006 census 2006 Census population data by age and sex used to evaluate the estimates and projections. 2
Fertility 2012-2014 survey 2014 Direct estimates of age-specific fertility rates. 3
Mortality 2015 survey 2015 Direct infant and child mortality estimates and Coale-Demeny North model life tables. 4
Migration 2003 refugee statistics 2003 Based on the change in refugee stock estimates between two consecutive years. 5
Latest HIV prevalence data 2016 HIV surveillance 2016 Antenatal clinic sentinel surveillance data. Calibrated based on 2003/2010 Demographic and Health Survey. 6
Latest HIV ARV data 2016 administrative data 2016 Official estimates reported to the Ministry of Health 6

References
Ref. No. Citations
1 Institut National de la Statistique et de la Demographie, Ministere de l'Economie et du Developpement. 2000. Population Residente Selon le Groupe d'Age et le Sexe en 1996. Burkina Faso.
2 Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie/Burkina Faso, Programme National de Lutte contre le Paludisme/Burkina Faso, and ICF International. 2015. Burkina Faso Enquête sur les Indicateurs du Paludisme (EIPBF) 2014. Rockville, Maryland: Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie/Burkina Faso, Programme National de Lutte contre le Paludisme/Burkina Faso, and ICF International.
3 Institut National de la Statistique et de la Demographie, Ministere de l'Economie et du Developpement and Opinion Research Corporation Macro. 2004. Enquête Démographique et de Santé 2003. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Calverton, Maryland.
4 United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (IGME). 19 October 2017 release of infant and child mortality estimates.
5 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Online Database: Population Statistics. Accessed 5/11/18 at <http://popstats.unhcr.org/en/>.
6 UNAIDS 2017 Spectrum file.

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