Demographic Data

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

The projects of this laboratory are arranged in the following

Research Areas

Mortality and Survival


Mortality and Health in Eastern Europe Project details
Human Mortality Database Project details
Human Life-Table Database Project details
Vanguard Project: Mortality and Life Expectancy in Population Groups Project details
Methods of Measurement and Decomposition in Mortality Studies Project details
Mortality and Health in Germany Project details
Data Collection and Processing for the International Database on Longevity Project details
Human Cause-of-Death Database Project details
Consistency of Cause-Specific Mortality Data Project details

Fertility and Family Dynamics


Human Fertility Database Project details
Human Fertility Collection Project details
Fertility and Family Patterns at National and International Levels Project details


Additional Data Collection Project details
The Baltic Sea States Project Project details
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.