This book focuses on carrying out a national rural survey specifically designed to assess the village-based Population and Development Program (PDP) and gathering data on villages included in the survey. It provides some background regarding earlier surveys from the point of view of PDP impact.
1. The Egyptian Experiment 2. The PDP and Three Rural Surveys 3. Does Contraception Work? 4. Men, Women, and Villages 5. Impact of the Population and Development Program 6. Region and Governorate 7. Development at the Grass Roots: PDP Inputs and the Community Context 8. Couples, Communities, and Communication: An Overall Appraisal 9. Conclusions