Fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa: Translation of fertility preferences into reproductive behaviours

This presentation includes a case study of childbearing preferences in Malawi and unmet need for family planning in Ghana

Abstract

This presentation addresses fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa with reference to a case study of childbearing preferences in northern Malawi, and unmet need for family planning in Ghana.

Citation

Machiyama, K. Fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa: Translation of fertility preferences into reproductive behaviours. Presented at Michaelmas Term 2014 Seminar Series Fertility, Reproductive Health and Women’s Empowerment, Oxford Institute of Population Aging, Oxford, UK. (2014) 34 pp.

Fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa: Translation of fertility preferences into reproductive behaviours

Published 1 January 2014