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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.