Population growth and family change in Africa: the new urban elite in Ghana
In Africa, as in most developing countries of the world, the population is growing rapidly, mainly because of a swift fall in death rates. This is aggravated by the African tradition of very high fertility; the average family has probably been larger there than in any other continent. The high rates of population increase have now reached a stage which could endanger living standards and reduce the possibility of economic growth. In the economically advanced countries of the world, population...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Press (1965-Present)|
|Access Rights:||Open Access|
|b10633686.pdf||14.64 MB||Adobe PDF|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.