Demographic Data

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Research areas and projects of this laboratory are as follows

Research Areas

Mortality and Survival


Human Mortality Database Project details
Human Life-Table Database Project details
Mortality Disparities at Subnational Level Project details
Human Cause-of-Death Database Project details
Estimating Mortality and Human Losses during Health Crises Project details
Monitoring Mortality in Developing Countries 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
Mortality and Health in Eastern Europe Project details
Monitoring Mortality Inequalities Consortium Project details
Effects of Short-Term Events on Subnational Mortality Trends in Europe (Dissertation) Project details

Fertility and Family Dynamics


Human Fertility Database Project details
Human Fertility Collection Project details
The Impact and Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Fertility Project details

Scientific Service


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.