Asia-Pacific Population Journal, Volume 30, No. 2, December 2015

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Published since 1986 by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the Asia-Pacific Population Journal (APPJ) brings out high-quality, evidence-based and forward-looking articles on a wide range of population and development issues in Asia and the Pacific.

This issue of the Asia-Pacific Population Journal contains the following articles:

The contribution of age-specific mortality towards male and female life expectancy differentials in India and selected States, 1970-2013. By Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Nandita Saikia and Nadia Diamond-Smith

Demography of a Small Island Nation: Findings from the 2011 Census of Population and Housing of the Republic of Marshall Islands. By Bhakta Gubhaju, Arthur Jorari and Gerald Haberkorn

Scenarios of population change in the coastal Ganges Brahmaputra Delta (2011-2051). By Sylvia Szabo, Dilruba Begum, Sate Ahmad, Zoe Matthews and Peter Kim Streatfield