noun see demography

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • demographer — demography ► NOUN ▪ the study of the structure of human populations using statistics of births, deaths, wealth, disease, etc. DERIVATIVES demographer noun demographic adjective demographically adverb …   English terms dictionary

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  • demographer — de·mog·ra·pher || diː mÉ’grÉ™fÉ™ n. expert on demography (study of the statistical characteristics of a population) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • demographer — noun a scientist who studies the growth and density of populations and their vital statistics • Syn: ↑demographist, ↑population scientist • Derivationally related forms: ↑demography (for: ↑demographist), ↑demography …   Useful english dictionary

  • John Caldwell (demographer) — John Charles Jack Caldwell AO (born 8 December 1928) is a leading demographer, particularly in the fields of fertility transition and health transition. He has researched extensively in Africa, South Asia and Southeast Asia since 1959. He has had …   Wikipedia

  • David Glass (demographer) — Professor David Victor Glass (2 January 1911 23 September 1978) was a British demographer and one of the very few people to be elected both FBA and FRS. He was professor of sociology at the London School of Economics, 1948 1978.His wife was Ruth… …   Wikipedia

  • David Coleman (demographer) — Professor David Coleman has been the Professor in Demography at Oxford University since October 2002, and a lecturer since 1980.[1] Between 1985 and 1987 he worked for the British Government, as the Special Adviser to the Home Secretary, and then …   Wikipedia

  • demography — demographer, demographist, n. /di mog reuh fee/, n. the science of vital and social statistics, as of the births, deaths, diseases, marriages, etc., of populations. [1875 80; DEMO + GRAPHY] * * * Statistical study of human populations, especially …   Universalium

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