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People > Dynamics > Completeness of birth registration > Urban: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Completeness of birth registration is the percentage of children under age 5 whose births were registered at the time of the survey. The numerator of completeness of birth registration includes children whose birth certificate was seen by the interviewer or whose mother or caretaker says the birth has been registered.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
=1 Cuba 100% 2005
=1 Uzbekistan 100% 2006
=1 Ukraine 100% 2005
=1 Thailand 100% 2006
=5 Algeria 99% 2006
=5 Bosnia and Herzegovina 99% 2006
=5 Serbia and Montenegro 99% 2006
=5 Kazakhstan 99% 2006
=9 Mongolia 98% 2005
=9 Moldova 98% 2000
=9 Suriname 98% 2006
=12 Georgia 97% 2005
=12 Colombia 97% 2005
=12 Armenia 97% 2005
=12 Albania 97% 2005
=16 Syria 96% 2006
=16 Turkmenistan 96% 2006
=16 Kyrgyzstan 96% 2006
=16 Guyana 96% 2007
=16 Azerbaijan 96% 2006
=21 Peru 95% 2006
=21 Iraq 95% 2006
=21 Honduras 95% 2006
24 Vietnam 94% 2006
25 Togo 93% 2006
=26 Belize 92% 2006
=26 Morocco 92% 2000
=28 Gabon 90% 2000
=28 Djibouti 90% 2006
=28 Nicaragua 90% 2001
31 Jamaica 89% 2006
=32 Congo, Republic of the 88% 2005
=32 Burma 88% 2003
=34 Philippines 87% 2000
=34 Haiti 87% 2005
=34 Comoros 87% 2000
=34 Madagascar 87% 2004
=34 Turkey 87% 2003
=39 Cameroon 86% 2006
=39 Burkina Faso 86% 2006
=41 Ecuador 85% 2004
=41 Tajikistan 85% 2005
43 Laos 84% 2006
=44 Zimbabwe 83% 2006
=44 Namibia 83% 2006
46 Dominican Republic 82% 2006
=47 Cote d'Ivoire 79% 2006
=47 Rwanda 79% 2005
49 Guinea 78% 2005
50 Bolivia 76% 2001
=51 Mali 75% 2006
=51 Senegal 75% 2005
=51 Mauritania 75% 2007
54 Central African Republic 72% 2006
=55 Cambodia 71% 2005
=55 Niger 71% 2006
57 Sao Tome and Principe 70% 2006
=58 Ghana 69% 2006
=58 Indonesia 69% 2002
60 Benin 68% 2006
61 Botswana 66% 2000
62 Kenya 64% 2003
=63 Burundi 62% 2005
=63 Sierra Leone 62% 2005
65 India 59% 2006
66 The Gambia 57% 2006
=67 Sudan 53% 2006
=67 Guinea-Bissau 53% 2006
69 Nigeria 50% 2008
70 Equatorial Guinea 43% 2000
71 Nepal 42% 2006
=72 Mozambique 39% 2008
=72 Lesotho 39% 2004
74 Swaziland 38% 2007
75 Chad 36% 2004
76 Democratic Republic of the Congo 33% 2007
77 Ethiopia 29% 2005
78 Uganda 24% 2006
79 Tanzania 22% 2005
80 Zambia 16% 2000
81 Bangladesh 13% 2006
82 Afghanistan 12% 2003
83 Somalia 6% 2006
84 Liberia 5% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Dynamics > Completeness of birth registration > Urban. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNICEF's State of the World's Children based mostly on household surveys and ministry of health data. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Dynamics/Completeness-of-birth-registration/Urban

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