WFS Data
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World Fertility Survey

Here is the list of participating countries classified by region. Click on the link to learn about the available data and documentation for the country's survey.


Portugal, 1979-80

The datasets here are provided as a public good to ensure that these datasets continue to be available for public use. These datasets were previously available through the Office of Population Research (OPR) at Princeton University. The DHS Program is not able to provide support for the use of these datasets beyond that provided on this website.

World Fertility Survey publications:

  • Country Reports
  • Scientific Reports
  • Comparative Studies
  • Basic Documentation
  • Technical Bulletins
  • Occasional Papers

  • Stata ado file for WFS Data Extraction

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