The Present Status of the World Population, Demography, and Population Policy

  • Ansley J. Coale
Part of the The Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis book series (PSDE)


Harkavy’s book on “curbing population growth” is a clear, original, and informative account of the current state of the population of the world, of the different trends in different segments of the world, of the factors establishing and sustaining these trends, of the causes and consequences of population change, of the organizations that have undertaken the analysis of population trends, and of the formulation and execution of policies to modify the course of population developments.


World Population Total Fertility Rate Demographic Transition Marital Fertility Natural Fertility 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ansley J. Coale
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  1. 1.Office of Population ResearchPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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