The population impact of HIV on fertility in sub-Saharan Africa

Abstract

The objective of this study was to examine new evidence from studies on the estimates of the fertility rate ratio comparing HIV-infected and uninfected women, of the population change in total fertility attributable to HIV, and to review the evidence of changes in fertility in HIV-uninfected women.

Citation

Lewis, J.J.C.; Ronsmans, C.; Ezeh, A.; Gregson, S. The population impact of HIV on fertility in sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS (2004) 18: S35-S43.

The population impact of HIV on fertility in sub-Saharan Africa

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