Snapshot of CRVS systems in Ethiopia

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 Ethiopia.

The information was collected through a questionnaire completed by the Federal Vital Events Registration Agency (FVERA) in December 2018, desk research and interviews conducted with key stakeholders in the country. The report presents country background, selected indicators relevant for CRVS improvement processes, stakeholders’ activities and resources available and needed to strengthen CRVS systems, coordination, among others.


Themes: Birth Registration
Regions: Ethiopia
Year: 2019