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  5 Days Training Workshop on

NIPS has competed "5 Days Training Workshop on POPULATION PROJECTIONS", in coleboration with the POPULATION COUNCIL

Population Projections

NIPS  initiated a Project for updating the population projections

PDHS 2012-13 In-Depth Analysis

NIPS has published seven research papers based on Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey (PDHS-2012-13) data. 

NIPS Training Workshops

NIPS has organized two training workshops for NIPS researchers and students

New Executive Director

Dr. Mukhtar Ahmad has taken the charge of Executive Director, NIPS

  Pakistan (In millions)

Total Urban Rural
184.35 71.07 113.28
Survey Type : All PDHS
Key Indicators:
Total fertility rate
Women age 15-19 who are mothers or now pregnant (%)
Median age at first marriage for women age 25-49 (years)
Median age at first birth for women age 25-49 (years)
Married women (age 15-49) wanting no more children (%)
Households with at least one mosquito net (%)
Children < 5 who slept under a mosquito net the night before the survey (% )
Family Planning
Current use of any method of contraception (currently married women 15-49) (%)
Current use of any modern method of contraception (currently married women 15-49) (%)
Currently married women with an unmet need for family planning (%)
Median Duration of exclusive breastfeeding (months).
Children 6-59 months who received Vitamin A supplement in 6 months before the survey (%)
Women who received vitamin A dose postpartum (women with a child born in the 5 years before the survey) (%)
Women who took iron tablets or syrup for at least 90 days (women with a child born in the 5 years before the survey) (%)
Median duration of any breastfeeding (months)
Child Mortality : Infant mortality (between birth and first birthday)
Child Mortality: Under - five mortality (between birth and fifth birthday)
Maternal Mortality: (Death per 100,000 based on 36 months before survey)
Maternal and Child Health
Maternity Care: Women giving birth who received prenatal care from a skilled provider (%)
Maternity care: Births assisted by a skilled provider (%)
Maternal care: Birth Deliver in a Health Facility
Child Immunization: Children 12-23 months fully vaccinated (%)
AIDS - Related Knowledge
Has heard of AIDS (Ever married women)
Knows ways to avoid AIDS: Limiting sex to one uninfected partner (ever married women 15-49) (%)
Knows ways to avoid AIDS: Using condoms (ever married women 15-49) (%)
Knows HIV can be transmitted by breastfeeding (ever married women 15-49) (%)


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