Principles and Recommendations for a Vital Statistics System - Revision 3

The third revision of Principles and Recommendations for a Vital Statistics System published by United Nations Statistics Division provides guidance on establishing a functioning system for collecting, processing and disseminating vital statistics; improving sources of vital statistics, primarily the functioning of the civil registration system and its components; and the role of complementary sources of vital statistics, such as population censuses, household surveys and public-health records. 

 

The publication can be accessed on UNSD website under the following link.