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New professor in population studies at Umeå University

Anna Baranowska-Rataj is a new Professor in Population Studies specialising in register-based research.

Population studies in the hinterland

Researchers Doris and Dean Carson challenge the traditional view of the hinterland through their research.

Demographic Data Base
The Demographic Data Base (DDB) is a national research infrastructure that registers, processes and disseminates data for research, educational and...
Research area: Demography
SwedPop: Swedish population databases for research
Access to the most significant Swedish historical population databases.
Research area: Demography, Digital humanities
Premature children do well in school

When looking at school grades, researchers did not find any negative effects of being born moderately preterm.

The role of living conditions on health and longevity:

A longitudinal analysis of children who grew up in Northern Sweden during the 1920s and 1930s

Research area: Demography, Economic history
Duration 1 January 2024 until 1 January 2027
Type of project Research project
SHARE - The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
Duration 1 January 2023 until 31 December 2027
Type of project Research project
How distant do family members live? How much support do old relatives get?
Research area: Demography, Human geography
Duration 1 January 2021 until 31 December 2024
Type of project Research project
The power of one? -The long-term increase in one-person households in Sweden, 1900-2017
Research area: Demography, History
Duration 30 June 2020 until 30 June 2023
Type of project Research project