Descriptor English: Population Control
Descriptor Spanish: Regulación de la Población
Descriptor control de poblaciones
Entry term(s) control de la población
control demográfico
control poblacional
regulación de la población
Scope note: Mecanismos o programas que controlan el número de individuos de una población de seres humanos o de animales.
Descriptor Portuguese: Controle da População
Descriptor French: Régulation démographique
Entry term(s): Control, Population
Controls, Population
Demographic Effectiveness
Effectiveness, Demographic
Population Controls
Population Program
Population Programs
Population Programs, Goals
Program, Population
Programs, Population
Tree number(s): I01.240.600.650
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Includes mechanisms or programs which control the numbers of individuals in a population of humans or animals.
Annotation: IM human, NIM animal; specify geog; a broad plane: differentiate from FAMILY PLANNING, a personal level
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Abortion, Legal (1966-1967)
Family Planning (1966-1967)
Population (1966-1967)
Sterilization, Sexual (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Related: Abortion, Legal MeSH
Contraception MeSH
Family Planning Policy MeSH
Family Planning Services MeSH
Sterilization, Reproductive MeSH
DeCS ID: 29547
Unique ID: D011155
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Population Control - Preferred
Concept UI M0017297
Scope note Includes mechanisms or programs which control the numbers of individuals in a population of humans or animals.
Preferred term Population Control
Entry term(s) Control, Population
Controls, Population
Population Controls
Population Programs - Broader
Concept UI M0017298
Preferred term Population Programs
Entry term(s) Population Program
Program, Population
Programs, Population
Population Programs, Goals - Broader
Concept UI M0017299
Preferred term Population Programs, Goals
Demographic Effectiveness - Narrower
Concept UI M0017296
Preferred term Demographic Effectiveness
Entry term(s) Effectiveness, Demographic

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