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Hungary World Fertility Survey 1977


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Hungarian Fertility Survey
Hungary (HUN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1977 - 12/1977
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The purpose of the survey was to collect data on fertility and family planning in Hungary. A total of 4,009 married women ages 39 and under who lived with their husbands were interviewed from 58 towns and 199 villages across Hungary.

This is part of a fertility survey series conducted in the 1970s and 1980s. The WFS series typically provides data on contraceptives, reproductive health, breastfeeding, and complete birth histories.

Suggested citation 
Hungarian Central Statistical Office (HCSO), International Statistical Institute. Hungary World Fertility Survey 1977.