The statistical records concerning births, marriages, and deaths of the Ministry of Social Affairs (MAS): some notes on the quality of the records and data
Les fichiers statistiques des naissances, mariages et deces du Ministere des Affaires Sociales (MAS): quelques notes sur la qualite des fichiers et des donnees

J Locas
1982 Cahiers québécois de démographie  
The content and accuracy of the vital statistics records kept by the Quebec Ministry of Social Affairs are analyzed. For the civil year 1980, the records are shown to be 99.5 percent complete. With regard to quality, the data on mortality require the most correction, the data on marriages the least.
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