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Source Information

Congo (Brazzaville)

Last updated on IDB: December 2013
AIDS mortality explicitly modeled? Yes
Base Population
Item Base year Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Base Population 1974 census 1984 Based on adjusted 1984 census data reverse-survived to midyear 1974. 1, 2

Latest Data Used in the Estimates and Projections
Item Reference years Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Population 2007 official estimate 2007 Official population estimate used to evaluate the estimates and projections. 3
Fertility 2009 survey 2012 ASFRs based on the direct estimates of fertility from the 2011/12 DHS for 0-4 years before the survey 4
Mortality 2010 derived estimate 2010 Indirect estimates of infant and child mortality and Coale-Demeny North model life tables. 5
Migration 2012 refugee statistics 2012 Based on the change in refugee stock estimates between two consecutive years. 6
Latest HIV prevalence data 2011 HIV surveillance 2011 Antenatal clinic sentinel surveillance data. Calibrated to the 2009 AIDS Indicator Survey. 7, 8
Latest HIV ARV data 2011 official estimate 2011 Official estimates reported to World Health Organization. 7

Ref. No. Citations
1 Bureau Central du Recensement. 1987. Recensement Général de la Population et de l'Habitat de 1984: Evaluation des Donnees. Brazzaville.
2 Centre National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques. 1978. Recensement Général de la Population du Congo, 1974. Direction des Statistiques Demographiques et Sociales. Brazzaville.
3 Centre National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques. 2010. LE RGPH-2007 EN QUELQUES CHIFFRES. Brazzaville.
4 Centre Nationale de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (CNSEE) and ICF International. 2013.Enquête Démographique et de Santé du Congo (EDSC-II) 2011-2012. Calverton, Maryland, USA : CNSEE etICF International. < http://www.measuredhs.com/what-we-do/survey/survey-display-388.cfm/>.
5 UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (IGME). 2013. CME Info Database. Accessed 9/17/2013 at <http://www.childmortality.org/index.php?r=site/index>.
6 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. 2013. Displacement. The New 21st Century Challenge. UNHCR Global Refugee Trends 2012. <http://www.unhcr.org/51bacb0f9.html>
7 Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). 2011. Spectrum file containing sentinel surveillance data.
8 Centre National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (CNSEE) et ICF Macro. 2009. Enquete de Seroprevalence et sur les Indicateurs du Sida - Congo 2009. Calverton, Maryland: CNSEE et ICP Macro. <http://preview.measuredhs.com/pubs/pdf/AIS7/AIS7.pdf>.

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