News & Events

06 Sep 2023
Measuring Coverage of Death Registration in Surveys and Censuses for Adult Mortality Measurement

Event Details

The objective of the webinar series is to facilitate knowledge sharing and innovative methods for measuring adult mortality. The specific objectives of this webinar are as follows:

  1. To share experiences and best practices, including the data quality and use, of select countries that have successfully incorporated a question on death registration status in their surveys and censuses.
  2. To discuss the importance of incorporating death registration status questions in surveys and

censuses (including recommending this topic in the next revision of the UN Principles and
Recommendations for Population and Housing Censuses) for improving mortality data accuracy and informing public health policies.

The recording from the webinar is here


Date of Event
Wednesday 06th Sep 2023
Mode of Participation