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Trinidad and Tobago World Fertility Survey 1977


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Trinidad and Tobago Fertility Survey
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1977 - 12/1977
Series or system 
Data type
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Trinidad and Tobago World Fertility Survey 1977 is one of a series of international fertility surveys conducted in the 1970s and 1980s.  The survey covers contraceptive use, reproductive health, breastfeeding, complete birth histories, and fertility. This survey was conducted simultaneously as a subset of the National Household Survey and also includes information about respondents' spouses, employment, occupation, income, and living and housing conditions.

Suggested citation 

Central Statistical Office (Trinidad and Tobago), International Statistical Institute. Trinidad and Tobago World Fertility Survey 1977. Voorburg, Netherlands: International Statistical Institute.