This presentation was given at the technical mash-up meeting on "Mapping for Maternal and Newborn Health", hosted by ICS Integrare and the University of Southampton, with the support of the Norwegian Agency for International Development (NORAD) in Southampton (UK), 11-12th March 2013. Further details are available here http://integrare.es/?cat=33
“AfriPop" and "AsiaPop” systems were designed to build a database of freely available population distributions. This presentation describes the process of constructing these population distributions, which include data on pregnancies and births.
By Andy Tatem, University of Southampton.