World Population, 1973 (ICPSR 5032)

Published: Feb 16, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census

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This data collection contains basic demographic information for approximately 196 nations in 1973. Data are provided for the estimated number of population, births and deaths per 1,000 population in 1972, the number of infant deaths per 1,000 live births, the percentage rate of natural population increase, the number of years it took for the population to double, the percentage of the population aged 15 and under, life expectancy at birth in 1972, the median age of the mother, the median birth order, and the percentage of urban population.

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. World Population, 1973  . Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16.

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Benin Papua New Guinea Angola Cambodia Sudan Paraguay Portugal Syria New Caledonia North Korea Solomon Islands Bahamas Grenada Gibralter Greece Mongolia Iran Morocco Montserrat Mali Panama Guadeloupe Virgin Islands of the United States Guatemala Guyana Iraq Chile Laos Nepal Argentina Tanzania Seychelles Zambia Ghana Belize Bahrain India Canada Maldives Turkey Belgium Namibia Taiwan Finland Comoros Faroe Islands South Africa Trinidad and Tobago Netherlands Antilles Central African Republic Jamaica Peru Germany Yemen Vietnam (Socialist Republic) Puerto Rico Fiji United States Guinea China (Peoples Republic) Somalia Chad Madagascar Ivory Coast Thailand Libya Equatorial Guinea Western Samoa Costa Rica Sweden Malawi Andorra Liechtenstein Poland Kuwait Nigeria Bulgaria Tunisia Sri Lanka Uruguay Cook Islands United Arab Emirates Kenya Switzerland Spain French Polynesia Lebanon Brunei Cuba Venezuela Liberia Czech Republic Mauritania Saint Lucia Burkina Faso Swaziland Israel San Marino Australia Soviet Union Myanmar Cameroon Cyprus Bermuda Islands Malaysia Iceland Global Oman Gabon South Korea Great Britain Austria Yugoslavia Mozambique El Salvador Luxembourg Brazil Guam Algeria Lesotho Tonga Antigua and Barbuda Colombia Ecuador Hungary Japan Mauritius Albania New Zealand Senegal Italy Honduras Ethiopia Haiti Afghanistan Burundi Singapore French Guiana Egypt American Samoa Sierra Leone Bolivia Malta Saudi Arabia Cape Verde Netherlands Pakistan Gambia Ireland Qatar Martinique France Saint Kitts-Nevis Reunion Bhutan Romania Togo Niger Philippines Rwanda Bangladesh Nicaragua Barbados Norway Sao tome and Principe Botswana Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Democratic Republic of Congo Macao Uganda Mexico Zimbabwe Suriname Indonesia


Approximately 196 nations in 1973.

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. WORLD POPULATION: 1973, RECENT DEMOGRAPHIC ESTIMATES FOR THE COUNTRIES AND REGIONS OF THE WORLD. Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1974.

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