UNFPA Central African Republic

One of the world’s poorest countries, the Central African Republic has struggled under repeated political crisis which have resulted in conflict and instability. UNFPA is based in the country since 1972 and provides humanitarian support, including reproductive health supplies such as clean delivery kits, male and female contraceptives, and medical equipment.

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Population

  • Population aged 0-14

  • Population aged 15-64

  • Population aged 65+

Maternal and newborn health

  • Births attended by skilled health personnel

Sexual and reproductive health

  • CPR any method

  • Unmet need

Education

Fertility

Total fertility rate, per woman, 2010-2015

Life expectancy

Life expectancy at birth (years), 2010-2015

Harmful Practices

Child marriage by age 18, per cent, 2006-2017

  • Child marriage by age 18

Demographic Dividend: Central African Republic View more

Population Pyramid

Population in thousands

Life Expectancy

Total fertility rate

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Year: 2018
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Source: United Nations, Population Division, World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision
Key results of Central African Republic in 2018 View more

Youth participation in humanitarian response

During a humanitarian crisis, young people were included in decision-making mechanisms in all phases of humanitarian response

Census disaggregation

Census results disaggregated by age and sex were available and publically accessible online

Common data set

A common operational data set on population statistics was produced

Fistula treatment

50 Fistula repair surgeries provided with the support of UNFPA

Minimum Initial Services Package

91 Health service providers and managers were trained on the minimum initial service package

Life skills programmes for girls

5716 Marginalized girls were reached with health, social and economic asset-building programmes

Essential services for gender-based violence survivors

9073 Women and girls who were subjected to violence have accessed the essential services package

Youth participation in humanitarian response

During a humanitarian crisis, young people were included in decision-making mechanisms in all phases of humanitarian response

Census disaggregation

Census results disaggregated by age and sex were available and publically accessible online

Common data set

A common operational data set on population statistics was produced

Fistula treatment

50 Fistula repair surgeries provided with the support of UNFPA

Minimum Initial Services Package

91 Health service providers and managers were trained on the minimum initial service package

Life skills programmes for girls

5716 Marginalized girls were reached with health, social and economic asset-building programmes

Essential services for gender-based violence survivors

9073 Women and girls who were subjected to violence have accessed the essential services package
Expenditure View more

Programme activities

  • All resources
  • Core
  • Non - core

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