Trends in demographic and reproductive health indicators in Nepal
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Trends in demographic and reproductive health indicators in Nepal further analysis of the 1996, 2001, and 2006 demographic and health surveys data

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Published by Macro International Inc. in Maryland .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementAnjushree Pradhan, Prakash Dev Pant.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23393112M
LC Control Number2009311596

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