Population Health

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Research areas and projects of this laboratory are as follows

Research Areas

Health Expectancies and Disability Dynamics


Behavioral Determinants of Health and Mortality Project details
Cognitive Functioning in Middle- and High-Income Countries Project details
The Onset and Progression of Disability in Older Adults Project details

Health and Mortality over the Life Course


Linked Lives: The Importance of the Family for Socioeconomic Attainment, Health, and Mortality Project details
Early-Life Determinants of Cognitive Functioning, Health, and Mortality Project details
Health and Migration Project details

Social and Economic Determinants in Health and Life Expectancy


Social and Economic Determinants of Hospital Use, Morbidity, and Mortality over the Life Course Project details
Social and Economic Determinants of Mental and Cognitive Health Project details
Spatial Inequalities in Health and Mortality Project details

Methods and Concepts in Health and Survival Analysis


Methods, Models, and Measures in Population Health Project details
Trends in the Age Patterns of Morbidity and Mortality: Monitoring and New Methodological Approaches Project details
Assessment of Methods in Population Health 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.