Uganda’s population has grown by 1.6 million people, according to the report released today by the population secretariat.
The high growth is as a result of the second highest fertility at 3.2% annually, second only to Niger. The report focuses on improving reproductive health and broadening opportunities for national development.
The two reports released; the state of Uganda Population report 2011 and the World Population Report 2011 outline the dangers of a rapidly growing population, with less or no increase in the country’s social services.
According to the national report, Uganda currently has about 33.6 ...