10. One-hour airport websearch for demographic data

Instructions

Learning outcome

At the end of the activity, the student should be able to calculate commonly used emergency metrics for demography

Activity

Rich sources of data are available, with some of the most useful being:
World Health Organization: google WHO/data – or click the link
World Bank: google World Bank/data, or click the link
UN Data: google UN/data or click the link
UN Population Division: google UN/population prospects or click the link and go to ‘interactive data’
You can then get better estimates of the above statistics for the country of your concern.

Take quiz

Question 11 pts

You have been asked to go to Chad as your next assignment. You are sitting in the airport waiting to board the plane. You want to look up some basic data before you go. You go to the above websites to find the information, and you find: The crude birth rate (CBR) is:

Question 21 pts

You have been asked to go to Chad as your next assignment. You are sitting in the airport waiting to board the plane. You want to look up some basic data before you go. You go to the above websites to find the information, and you find: The crude death rate (CDR) is:

Question 31 pts

You have been asked to go to Chad as your next assignment. You are sitting in the airport waiting to board the plane. You want to look up some basic data before you go. You go to the above websites to find the information, and you find: The under-five mortality (U5MR) per thousand live births is:

Question 41 pts

You have been asked to go to Chad as your next assignment. You are sitting in the airport waiting to board the plane. You want to look up some basic data before you go. You go to the above websites to find the information, and you find: The % of the population who are children aged under-5 is:

Question 51 pts

After your mission in Chad, you have been assigned to Nepal. You want to look up some basic data before you go, and you find: The crude birth rate (CBR) is:

Question 61 pts

After your mission in Chad, you have been assigned to Nepal. You want to look up some basic data before you go, and you find: The crude death rate (CDR) is:

Question 71 pts

After your mission in Chad, you have been assigned to Nepal. You want to look up some basic data before you go, and you find: The under-five mortality (U5MR) per thousand live births is:

Question 81 pts

After your mission in Chad, you have been assigned to Nepal. You want to look up some basic data before you go, and you find: The % of the population who are children aged under-5 is: