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Mortality and Health in Germany

Pavel Grigoriev, Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Domantas Jasilionis, Dmitri A. Jdanov; in Collaboration with Georg Wenau, Olga Grigoriev, Roland Rau (all: MPIDR), Rembrandt D. Scholz (Berlin, Germany), Markéta Pechholdová (University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic), France Meslé, Vallin Jacques (both: French National Institute for Demographic Studies, Paris, France), Eva Kibele (The Statistical Office of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Germany), Gabriele Doblhammer (University of Rostock, Germany), Sebastian Klüsener (Federal Institute for Population Research, Wiesbaden, Germany)

This project covers various research aspects related to survival and health in Germany and its regions. It focuses on the reconstruction and analysis of mortality by cause, by East-West mortality differences, health of the elderly, regional variation, and by socioeconomic mortality differentials.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology

Region keywords:

Germany, Germany/FRG, Germany/GDR


van Raalte, A. A.; Klüsener, S.; Oksuzyan, A.; Grigoriev, P.:
International Journal of Epidemiology 49:2, 486–496. (2020)    
Grigoriev, O.; Doblhammer, G.:
PLoS One 14:9, e0222842–e0222842. (2019)    
Grigoriev, P.; Scholz, R. D.; Shkolnikov, V. M.:
BMJ Open 9:10, e028001–e028001. (2019)    
Wenau, G.; Grigoriev, P.; Shkolnikov, V. M.:
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 73:7, 605–611. (2019)    
Klüsener, S.; Grigoriev, P.; Scholz, R. D.; Jdanov, D. A.:
Comparative Population Studies 43, 31–64. (2018)    
Pechholdová, M.; Grigoriev, P.; Meslé, F.; Vallin, J.:
Population and Societies, 1–4. (2017)    
Pechholdová, M.; Grigoriev, P.; Meslé, F.; Vallin, J.:
Population et Sociétés, 1–4. (2017)    
Scholz, R. D.:
In: Die transformative Macht der Demografie, 173–185. Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien. (2017)
Vogt, T. C.; van Raalte, A. A.; Grigoriev, P.; Myrskylä, M.:
Demography 54:3, 1051–1071. (2017)    
Vogt, T. C.; van Raalte, A. A.; Grigoriev, P.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2016-004. (2016)    
Grigorieva, O.:
In: Health among the elderly in Germany: new evidence on disease, disability and care need, 91–114. Leverkusen: Budrich. (2015)
Kibele, E. U. B.; Klüsener, S.; Scholz, R. D.:
Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 67:Supplement 1, 241–270. (2015)
Klüsener, S.; Scholz, R. D.; Kibele, E. U. B.:
In: Jahrbuch der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft 2015. München: Max-Planck-Gesellschaft. (2015)
Kibele, E. U. B.; Jasilionis, D.; Shkolnikov, V. M.:
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 67:5, 453–457. (2013)
Klüsener, S.; Scholz, R. D.:
Vienna Yearbook of Population Research 11, 137–163. (2013)
Myrskylä, M.; Scholz, R. D.:
International Journal of Epidemiology 42:2, 549–558. (2013)
Siewert, U.; Fendrich, K.; Markus, M. R. P.; Baumeister, S. E.; Doblhammer-Reiter, G.; Scholz, R. D.; Hoffmann, W.:
Journal of Public Health 21:3, 289–296. (2013)
Scholz, R. D.; Schröder, C.:
Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften/Schmollers Jahrbuch 132:2, 151–174. (2012)
Scholz, R. D.:
In: Demografische Spuren des ostdeutschen Transformationsprozesses: 20 Jahre deutsche Einheit, 28–38. Bonn: BBSR. (2011)
Scholz, R. D.:
In: Hochaltrigkeit: Herausforderung für persönliche Lebensführung und biopsychosoziale Arbeit, 23–35. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. (2011)
Scholz, R. D.:
Wirtschaftsdienst 91:1, 68–70. (2011)
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