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Document Type
Further Analysis
Publication Topic(s)
Family Planning, Fertility and Fertility Preferences, Infant and Child Mortality, Maternal Health
Country(s)
Guatemala
Language
Spanish
Author(s)
Jorge Arias de Blois and Instituto de Investigaciones Universidad del Valle de Guatemala and Macro International Inc. Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
April 1990
Publication ID
FA9

Abstract:

Recognizing the demographic significance of the woman's age at first marriage or union and age at birth of the first child in the establishment of fertility levels, the information derived from the Encuesta Nacional de Salud Materno-Infantil 1987 was utilized to analyze both variables.