Research Group

Mathematical and Actuarial Demography

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Understanding better how mortality and life expectancy is changing

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Mortality is declining and life expectancy rising in most countries. A consequence is population aging. The research group “Mathematical and Actuarial Demography” wants to find out the factors responsible for mortality change.   Detailed Description



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.