Demography

, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp 209–215 | Cite as

The Demographic transition in southern Africa: Yet another look at the evidence from Botswana and Zimbabwe

  • Ann K. Blanc
  • Shea O. Rutstein
Fertility trends in southern Africa: A debate

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ann K. Blanc
    • 1
  • Shea O. Rutstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Demographic and Health Surveys ProgramMacro International Inc.Calverton

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