Demographic Yearbook System


Demographic Yearbook 2003

The Demographic Yearbook 2003 provides official national population statistics, for over 230 countries and areas in the world. Published annually, since 1948, when the system was established, the Demographic Yearbook consists of a regular issue that provides statistics on population size and composition, fertility, mortality, infant and foetal mortality, marriage and divorce as well as special topic issues.

The 25 tables of the Demographic Yearbook 2003 as well as technical notes are available electronically.

Soon, print copies of the Demographic Yearbook 2003 can be purchased online. 


United Nations Statistics Division - Demographic and Social Statistics