Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics cover vital events in the country i.e. Births, Deaths and Marriages. The analysis includes among others, age of mother, marital status, and place of occurrence for births, age at marriage, previous marital status, occupation, and causes of death, age at death, and place of occurrence for deaths.

Indicators Produced include:

  • Percent birth registration
  • Percent health facility deliveries
  • Nuptial Births
  • Crude Birth Rate
  • Sex ratio at birth
  • Mean age at birth
  • Mean age at marriage- bachelor
  • Mean age at marriage – Spinster
  • Crude marriage rate
  • First marriage for both (Percentage)
  • Percent Death registration
  • Infant mortality Rate
  • Crude death rate
Vital Statisctics
Birth (registered)20112012
Male number 19,74820,738
Female number 19,62020,118
Totalnumber 39,36840,856
Sex ratio ratio 100.7103.1
Nuptial births Percent 23.223
Ex-nuptial births Percent 76.877
Mean age of mother at birth years 27.327.3
Birth registration Percent75.976.9
Health facility deliveriesPercent99.399.7