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Source Information


Last updated on IDB: December 2019
AIDS mortality explicitly modeled? Yes
Base Population
Item Base year Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Base Population 1984 census 1984 Stable population using estimated fertility and mortality for 1940. 1

Latest Data Used in the Estimates and Projections
Item Reference years Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Population 2007 census 2007 Census population data by age and sex used to evaluate the estimates and projections. 2
Fertility 2014 survey 2016 Direct estimates of age-specific fertility rates from the 2016 DHS 3
Mortality 2015 survey 2015 Official IGME estimates of infant mortality and Coale-Demeny West model life tables. 3
Migration 2018 refugee statistics 2018 Based on the change in refugee stock estimates between two consecutive years. 4
Latest HIV prevalence data 2018 derived estimate 2018 HIV incidence is from the UNAIDS AIDS Info database 5
Latest HIV ARV data 2018 derived estimate 2018 Official estimates and projections to 2020 reported to World Health Organization by country 6

Ref. No. Citations
1 Ethiopia Office of the Population and Housing Census Commission. 1987. Population and Housing Census of Ethiopia, 1984. Addis Ababa.
2 Population Census Commission, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. 2008. Summary and Statistical Report of the 2007 Population and Housing Census of Ethiopia, Population Size by Age and Sex. Addis Ababa.
3 Central Statistical Agency [Ethiopia] and ICF. 2016. Ethiopia Demographic and Health Survey 2016. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Rockville, Maryland, USA: CSA and ICF.
4 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Population Statistics Database. Accessed 8/2019 at <http://popstats.unhcr.org/en/>.
5 UNAIDS database. Accessed 8/2019 at <http://aidsinfo.unaids.org/>.
6 Spectrum file provided by Ethiopian National AIDS Control Council

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