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).


VYPR 2015

Vienna Yearbook of Population Research 2015
This issue on "Demographic differential vulnerability to climate-related disasters" asks the question "What can demographers contribute to the study of vulnerability" and presents empirical analyses of the vulnerability of people to recent natural disasters. Guest-edited by Raya Muttarak and Leiwen Jiang it is available as an open access publication.


European Demographic Data Sheet 2016 with key demographic data, population trends and projections until 2050

The updated data sheet and website includes key demographic data, population trends and projections until 2050 and covers fertility, mortality, migration, population structure including population ageing and their changes. It combines data for all countries of Europe.


Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America (PAA), 27-29 April in Chicago, USA

The Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America (PAA) provides a forum for demographers, sociologists, economists and public health professionals. Centre Researchers will present 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