The civil registration and vital statistics system in Chile



The article covers the information on the civil registration and vital statistics systems in Chile. Recommendations for the improvement of civil registration and vital statistics systems are also provided.

The article was prepared based on the report provided by the National Civil Registry and Identification, and the Division of Vital Statistics and Social Institute of National Statistics in Chile.

The article was prepared for the 1991 Latin American Workshop on Strategies for Accelerating the Improvement of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Systems, held in Buenos Aires, 2-6 December 1991.