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Vissého Adjiwanou

Associate professor
Université Du Québec à Montréal
Country of residence:

Nationality: Togo
Gender: M

Member since: 2019
Membership No: 22471
Membership Type: regular

Field of Study: Demography, Population and Development, Statistics

Specialization: Families and Households, Fertility, Marriage, Divorce and Consensual Unions, Reproductive Health (Family Planning), Social Demography

Regional focus: Sub-Saharan Africa

Education: Doctorate (Ph.D, MD) , 2013 , Université de Montréal , Demography

Working languages: French , English , Ewe

Other association membership in population or related fields: Population Association of America (PAA), Union for African Population Studies (UAPS)

Curriculum Vitae:


Vissého Adjiwanou, Bougma, M. & Legrand, T. 2018. The effect of partners' education on women's reproductive and maternal health in developing countries. Social Science & Medicine, 197, 104-115


Vissého Adjiwanou & Alehegn Worku Engdaw. 2017. Household environmental health hazards’ effect on under five mortality in SSA: What can we learn from the Demographic and Health Survey? Global Public Health (Published online: 23 Jan 2017).                            


Vissého Adjiwanou, Afiwa N’Bouké. 2015. Exploring the paradox of intimate partner violence and increased contraceptive use in sub-Saharan Africa. Studies in Family Planning: 46(2): 127 - 142.


Vissého Adjiwanou & Thomas LeGrand. 2014. Gender inequality and the use of maternal healthcare services in rural sub-Saharan Africa. Health & Place, 29: 67 – 78.


Vissého Adjiwanou & Thomas LeGrand. 2013. Does antenatal care matter in the use of skilled birth attendance in rural Africa: A multi-country analysis. Social Science & Medicine, 86: 26-34.