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Colombia Vital Statistics - Births 2003


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Estadísticas Vitales, Nacimientos 2003
Colombia (COL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2003
Series or system 
Data type
Vital registration:
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE) in Colombia provides annual vital statistics data on births in the country. DANE processes the data from birth certificates. Tabulations include data on sex, age of mother, department where the birth occurred, delivery type, type of birth attendant, birth weight, period of gestation, and type of health insurance. Most tables are either broken down by department or municipality.