Snapshot of CRVS systems in the DRC

Published: 1/Jan/2019
Source: Centre of Excellence for Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Systems, IDRC, Canada


The purpose of this report is to provide a brief introduction to the civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems in the Democratic Republic of Congo

The information was collected through a questionnaire completed by the Civil Registration Division in March 2019 and supplemented by a desk review of available documents. The report presents country background, selected indicators relevant for CRVS improvement processes, stakeholders’ activities as well as resources available and needed to strengthen CRVS systems, coordination, among others.


Themes: Birth Registration
Regions: Democratic Republic of Congo
Year: 2019