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Fertility decline in Bangladesh: toward an understanding of major causes

Barkat-e-Khuda; Hossain, Mian Bazle

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Bangladesh has undergone a considerable decline in fertility, despite the absence of conditions believed to be necessary for such reproductive changes. Indeed, Bangladesh is the only one among the world’s twenty poorest countries where such a change has occurred. The paper examines the nature of fertility transition in Bangladesh, looks at the trends in contraceptive use and fertility, and identifies the major factors accounting for the fertility decline, despite poor socio-economic conditions....[Show more]

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Date published: 1996
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/40191
http://digitalcollections.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/40191

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