Snapshot of CRVS systems in Burundi

Published: 1/Jan/2021
Source: Centre of Excellence for Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Systems, IDRC, Canada


The purpose of this report is to provide a brief overview of the civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) system in the Republic of Burundi.

The information was collected through a questionnaire completed by the Directorate General of Territorial Administration, Civic Education and Local Collectives in December 2020 and supplemented by a desk review of available documents.

Among other things, this report presents:

  • Background information on the country;
  • Selected indicators relevant for CRVS improvement processes;
  • Stakeholder activities; and
  • Resources available and needed to strengthen CRVS systems.


Themes: Birth Registration
Regions: Burundi
Year: 2021