Wittgenstein Centre Data Explorer

The Data Explorer provides data, projection assumptions, and results on the population of all world countries (195) by age, sex, and education for alternative scenarios from 2010 to 2060 with extensions to 2100, based on a half-dozen scenarios. Other indicators related to fertility, mortality, and migration are also available. There is the option of consulting the data online or downloading into a file (CSV).


Wittgenstein Centre Summer School

Summer School on “The Demography of Health and Education”,
Date: 06.06.-15.06.2016. To aquaint students with the newest research on health and disability in the context of population ageing and familiarize them with the multi-dimensional methods for modelling population and human capital dynamics in a global perspective.
The Call for Applications is now closed.


REVES Meeting 2016

This REVES Meeting, organised by the Wittgenstein Centre in 2016, aims at developing a comprehensive picture of the factors decisive for human health and longevity. Registration is now open. 8-10 June 2016, Vienna


The Wittgenstein Centre at EPC 2016

In 2016 the conference is taking place between 31 Aug-3 Sept in Mainz, Germany. Wittgenstein Centre researchers will present and discuss new research in presentations and poster sessions at this important event.


The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. It is a collaboration among the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW) and the Demography Group and the Research Institute on Human Capital and Development of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

Wittgenstein Centre Partner: WU Wittgenstein Centre Partner: OEAW Wittgenstein Centre Partner: IIASA