Summary statistics on small areas.

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Other titles2001 population and housing census
ContributionsBotswana. Central Statistics Office.
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ISBN 109991250875
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The point of small area analysis is to focus on specific areas or populations so that you can see differences among small areas within a larger statistical pattern. If, for instance, the smallest unit for which statistics exist is a county, there may be great differences among different towns or areas within that county when it comes to a.

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