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Digital data source: Demographic Health Survey Points: West Africa Spatial Analysis Prototype (WASAP) dataset, 1995. Agroclimatic zones: Data Exploration Tool CD-Rom, Corbett, 1996.
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Child Mortality and Agroclimatic Zones
Emmanuelle Bournay, Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
This map shows the correlation between the types of agricultural zones levels of child mortality. In West Africa there are a lower levels of child mortality in the humid zones along coastal areas than the arid zones of the interior.