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Source Information


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 1955 survey 1954-55 Stable population using estimated fertility and mortality for 1954-55 and growth rates measured using the survey and the 1983 census total. 1, 2

Latest Data Used in the Estimates and Projections
Item Reference years Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Population 2014 census 2014 Census population data by age and sex used to evaluate the estimates and projections. 3
Fertility 2011 survey 2011 Direct estimates of age-specific fertility rates from the 2012 DHS. 4
Mortality 2016 survey 2016 Direct estimates of infant and child mortality, by sex, and Coale-Demeny North model life tables. 5
Migration 2016 refugee statistics 2016 Official statistics from UNHCR. 6
Latest HIV prevalence data 2015 HIV surveillance 2015 Antenatal clinic sentinel surveillance data; calibrated to 2012 DHS survey. 4,7
Latest HIV ARV data 2016 administrative data 2016 Official estimates reported to UNAIDS. 7

Ref. No. Citations
1 Administration Générale des Services de la France D'Outre-Mer. Haut Commissariat Général de L'A.O.F. Service des Statistiques. [1959-1961?]. Étude Démographique par Sondage en Guinée 1954-1955. Résultats Définitifs.
2 Direction Générale du Plan et de la Statistique. [1986?]. Preliminary tabulations from the 1983 Census, unpublished.
3 Ministere du Plan et de la Cooperation Internationale, Institute National de la Statistique, Bureau Central de Recensement. 2017. Troisieme Recensement General de la Population et de l'Habitation (RGPH3). 1 mars au 2 avril 2014. Rapport d'Analyse des Donnees du RGPH3. Theme: Etat et Structure de la Populaiton. Decembre.
4 Institut National de la Statistique/Guinee and ICF International. 2013. Guinee Enquete Demographique et de Sante et a Indicateurs Multiple (EDS-MICS) 2012. Rockville, Maryland, USA: Institut National de la Statistique/Guinee and ICF International.
5 United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (IGME). 19 October 2017 release of infant and child mortality estimates. Accessed 3/8/18 at <http://www.childmortality.org/>.
6 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Online Database: Population Statistics. Accessed 3/9/18 at <http://popstats.unhcr.org/en/>.
7 UNAIDS 2017 Spectrum file.

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