ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Utilisation of Demographic Data for Policy-Making, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation-A Note on Some Critical Issues

Very little effort has been made over the years to streamline the demographic data base by better management of the data systems. The emphasis has largely been on the expansion of the data base rather than on consolidation and improvement in the quality of data. No real efforts have been made to restructure and modernise the data base so as to ensure speedy dissemination and the fullest utilisation of such data.

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