Most of the data I input from appendices in:
Author: Chesnais, Jean Claude.
Uniform Title: Transition démographique. English
Title: The demographic transition : stages, patterns, and economic implications : a longitudinal study of sixty-seven countries covering the period 1720-1984 / Jean-Claude Chesnais ; translated by Elizabeth and Philip Kreager.
Publisher: Clarendon Press,
. . . except for Mauritius, for which I used:
Author: Chandrasekhar, S. (Sripati), 1918-
Title: The population of Mauritius : fact, problem and policy / S. Chandrasekhar.
Publisher: Population Review Books,
. . . and:
Author: Titmuss, Richard Morris, 1907-1973.
Title: Social policies and population growth in Mauritius: report to the Governor of Mauritius by Richard M. Titmuss and Brian Abel-Smith, assisted by Tony Lynes.
Edition: 1st ed., new impression.
Description: xviii, 308 p. 23 cm.
I also patched US Census Bureau data onto the end of Mauritius data.
In addition, the following is useful:
Population Reference Bureau
The story of Mauritius: from the Dodo to the Stork
Population Bulletin v.XVIII no.5 (August 1962)
For survivorship I used:
A.D Lopez, J. Salomon, O. Ahmad, C.J.L. Murray, D. Mafat, 2000 "Life tables
for 191 countries: Data, methods and results." GPE Discussion Paper No. 9
This was available at, www-nt.who.int/whosis/statistics/discussion_papers/ pdf/paper09.pdf
. . . although the data for 17th.C. England come from: Cowgill U.M., 1970, "The people of York, 1538-1812", Scientific American v.223, pp.104-110.
The data for disease mortality came from research by
Roman Bystrianyk and available from: