Population & Demography in the News

Wednesday 18 October 2017

  • UP healthcare crisis Part 3: Per-capita health expenditure of India's most populous state is half the ...

    The decade-on-decade population growth of India's most populous state is 20.2 percent, which is higher than the country's 17.7 percent. But its health ...
  • Key Takeaways of India in The State of the World Population Report

    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)'s flagship State of the World Population Report 2017 — Worlds Apart: Reproductive Health and Rights ...
  • 'Heavy migration from rural areas posing food security threat'

    FAISALABAD: Heavy migration from rural to urban areas, ever-increasing population, and conversion of agricultural land into residential colonies are ...
  • Life expectancy lifts

    The Australian Bureau of Statistics releases demographic information on a regular basis. The Life Tables data is released each year.
  • How many golden eagles are there?

    Past studies indicate that the total population of eagles breeding in Quebec and migrating through Pennsylvania is around 5,000, making this about a ...
  • New research finds brain MR study groups don't reflect US population demographics

    The researchers noted that study investigators usually use this data without considering those demographic differences. They suggested using a ...
  • Accountability in the Healthcare System: An Inspire Series

    Accountability in the Healthcare System: An Inspire Series ... high-quality, cost- effective care, that improves the health of the population at large.
  • Government sees food, development as keys to reducing migration

    “By supporting rural development, we can reduce the migrate population and also ... Due to migration, the agricultural sector is facing labour shortage.
  • No country for old & weak tigers of Bandipur, Nagarhole

    Due to high reproduction rate and abundant prey, this population has naturally high mortality and dispersal related losses. Such dispersals and ...
  • Smoking down but deaths still to rise

    A research team led by Dr Raymond Lovett from the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health at the Australian National University has ...
  • MR. SUBURBIA: The hidden population dying from BC's overdose crisis

    Health authorities have managed to stem the overdose death rate among vulnerable street populations after they flooded the streets with naloxone, ...
  • 2017 population report highlights Reproductive Health

    The Country Representative of the United Nations Population Fund or UNFPA, Dr. Oluremi Sogunro, says the state of the World's Population Report ...
  • UNHCR completes health, hygiene projects

    The main objective of the project was to bring long-term improvement to the general health of local population. The project helped in reducing mortality ...
  • The Internet of Things Is Revolutionising Everyday Healthcare

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is making deep inroads into healthcare, making ... According to US Census Bureau, the elderly population is expected to ...
  • Study shows more Canada geese flocking to Nanaimo as city considers cull

    Stewart Pearce, a researcher for the Vancouver Island University Canada Goose Project, has been monitoring the population's migration habits since ...
  • Survey: 59 percent of adults have used online resources in place of primary care

    Certain demographic trends held across each of the technologies asked about in the survey. In every category except online chat services, women ...
  • So you passed a referendum. Now what?

    We voted on the eating club demographics referendum almost a year ago. In turnout and support, this referendum was one of the most popular ...
  • STINNER: Focusing on fiscal policy

    ... incurred significant challenges due to out migration, unfunded mandates by both state and federal government, and our state's aging demographic.
  • Experts concerned about possibly undercounting Arkansas population in 2020 Census

    "Fewer births, more deaths, less migration means less population overall," said Pam Willrodt, Arkansas Economic Development Institute demographer.
  • Health of elderly people damaged by being told to take it easy

    Encouraging older people to take it easy is damaging their health and ... early death compared with the general population,” the health service says.
  • Childbirth mortality to decrease in RI

    PREMIUM Despite Indonesia still having a long way to go, the United Nations population agency expects the country to almost halve the number of ...
  • Clearwater announces lineup for water symposium

    “They are very tuned in to the growth, development, migration and population trends and predictions across the state,” the Clearwater general ...
  • Woman in charge of cost-cutting in the NHS refuses to give up private health insurance

    ... the Health Committee, told The Independent: "She is hoping to head the organisation that is responsible for improving healthcare for the population ...
  • It's Just Getting Worse For "Megyn Kelly Today"

    Worse are Kelly's ratings in the key demographic for news, adults 25 to 54: Week 1, down 25%; Week 2, down 38%; Week 3, down 33%. (Oct. 9 was ...
  • TU president tackles health care at Friends of Finance luncheon

    Gaining popularity, Clancy said, is population health management, whereby in accountable care organizations, a large health system is paid up front ...

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