October 28, 2011 | Defo News

Lifestyle and Demography - New Issue of "Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand"

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The new issue (Nr. 03/2011) of "Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand", the popular sicence newsletter with latest research results from demography, has been released. (The Newsletter is available in German only.)

(Download the new issue as PDF.)

Topics of the 03/2011 issue:

  1. Individual CO2 Emission decreases with Age
    How population aging could influence climate change
  2. Smoking and Drinking lower Life Expectancy
    Unhealthy behavior made Denmark lag behind Sweden
  3. Becoming an Aunt rises Likelyhood of an own Child
    If brother or sister of a young woman are having a baby, it becomes more likely that she will have a child herself

"Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand" is a joint publication of the  Max Planck Institute for demographic Research (MPIDR), the Rostocker Zentrum zur Erforschung des Demografischen Wandels (RZ) and the Vienna Institute of Demography (VID).

The actual issue and an archive of all past issues can be found at www.demografische-forschung.org. You can also subscribe for the newsletter (All content is only in German).


The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.