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  • Malawi Population at 17.5 million: 2018 PHC preliminary results
    Preliminary results for the 2018 Population and Housing Census puts the total population (de-jure) at 17,563,749 up from 13,029,498 in 2008.  The total population has grown by 35 percent between the 2008 and 2018.  The population for males is 8,521,456 representing 49 percent of the total population while the population for females is 9,042,293 representing […]
  • Population in Malawi Growth and Development Strategy
    POPULATION IS AMONG 5 KEY PRIORITY AREAS IN MALAWI GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY III Long term development planning in Malawi is currently guided by the vision 2020 and is implemented through 5-year medium term development strategies. In 2018, the Government of Malawi launched the fourth Medium term strategy, the Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) III (2017-2022). […]
  • Population is among 5 KPAs in MGDS III
    Long term development planning in Malawi is currently guided by the vision 2020 and is implemented through 5-year medium term development strategies. In 2018, the Government of Malawi launched the fourth Medium term strategy, the Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) III (2017-2022).  The theme for MGDS III is “Building a Productive, Competitive and Resilient […]

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