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Demographic Data

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Project

Data Collection and Processing for the International Database on Longevity

Olga Grigoriev, Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Sigrid Gellers-Barkmann, Dmitri A. Jdanov, Kerstin Griese, Heiner Maier

In this project, data on people of extreme ages living in a number of developed countries are collected and processed for inclusion into the International Database on Longevity. The database is used for the estimation of human mortality at the extremes of old age.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity

Region keywords:

Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA

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.