Population Dynamics and Forecasting
Past and forecasted distributions of time specific volatilities in the population change of England and Wales © - VID
Research Group Leader: Sergei Scherbov
The main task of the research group is the development and applications of statistical and computer methods and techniques in order to analyze and project the dynamics of population and its components such as fertility, mortality and migration. Since population ageing is seen as a big concern in most regions of developed as well as in many other regions of the world, this topic is also constitutes an important research agenda for the group. The recently developed Characteristics Approach to the Measurement of Population Aging is used as a main methodological tool in the analysis of ageing.