Past events

01
Jun
2021

School of Demography Seminar 1 June

Demographers have long been interested in the relationship between living arrangements and social, economic, and health risks in sub-Saharan Africa.  Ongoing...
18
May
2021

Life expectancy among disease-diagnosed (Life Left) AND Mapping the prevalence of smoking with increased precision in sparsely sampled regions of Australia

Mental or physical disorders shorten people’s life spans. Yet, previous attempts at assessing life expectancy of people with disorders have failed at...
06
May
2021

Estimating subnational adult populations in data-sparse contexts

Accurate estimates of subnational populations are important for policy formulation and monitoring population health indicators. However, in many countries,...
27
Apr
2021

Safer if connected? Mobile technology, women’s status, and socio-economic development

Mobile phones are an invaluable economic asset for the poor and an important tool for strengthening social ties. Mobile phones may also help women overcome...
20
Apr
2021

Measuring individual-level multidimensional poverty in South Africa

The Individual Deprivation Measure (IDM) is a gender-sensitive and multidimensional measure of poverty, assessed across 14 economic and social dimensions of...

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