World Factbook Updates - August 27, 2013

Check out the latest update to The World Factbook:

  • In the People and Society category of The World Factbook, several important new demographic fields have been included: "Mother's mean age at first birth," "Contraceptive prevalence rate," and "Child labor - children ages 5-24." "Dependency ratios" - which are a measure of the age structure of a population and which relate the number of individuals that are likely to be economically "dependent" on the support of others - have also been added - after the "Age structure" entry.

Posted: Aug 29, 2013 03:02 PM
Last Updated: Aug 29, 2013 03:02 PM