PRB Region Feed: Sub-Saharan Africa/Regions/SubSaharanAfrica.aspxThe Challenge of Attaining the Demographic DividendThis PRB policy brief explains the connection between the demographic dividend and investments in voluntary family planning; highlights Africa's particular challenge in achieving a demographic dividend and the need for immediate action.11/26/2012/Publications/Reports/2012/demographic-dividend.aspx00bbbb8c-a075-4cfa-84ce-a3108d80f9b1InfographicThis infographic highlights key population trends in PRB's 2013 World Population Data Sheet, and the numbers behind them.09/09/2013/Publications/Datasheets/2013/2013-world-population-data-sheet/infographic.aspx006d7e75-a79c-45dc-81da-2ae60e35123cReproductive Health in Sub-Saharan AfricaSub-Saharan Africa has experienced impressive economic growth in recent decades, but lags behind other developing regions on many indicators of socioeconomic development. Reproductive health is one area in which many African countries face slow progress. 10/28/2008/Publications/Reports/2008/reproductivehealthafrica.aspx39bb49f0-cd37-4e90-ad52-14bb30031198World Map<p>Browse through 17 indicators organized in six tabs: population, births and deaths, life expectancy, HIV/AIDS, family planning, and income. View data on global, regional, or country maps or tables.</p>09/09/2013/Publications/Datasheets/2013/2013-world-population-data-sheet/world-map.aspx3fb966b0-4167-4170-b0e3-50ac08416df5Harnessing a Demographic Dividend InfographicThis infographic explains the demographic dividend, highlighting the need for additional investments, especially in family planning, to generate economic growth.07/02/2014/Multimedia/Infographics/2014/infographic-demographic-dividend.aspx346d1df2-f88e-4911-9c8b-4b5b165d980a