A reply to Paul Demeny's 'On the end of the population explosion'.

D. J. Bogue, A. O. Tsui

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The authors restate their view that: 1) birth rates in developing countries have declined faster than demographers had expected; 2) the scope and interests of organized family planning programmes are important causal factors in fertility decline independent of the pace of social and economic development; 3) that the population projections for developing nations they have made for the Community and Family Study Center are realistic.-J.Clayton

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)479-494
Number of pages16
JournalPopulation & Development Review
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Demography
  • Development
  • Sociology and Political Science


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