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28 May 2024 | data description

International completeness of death registration

Ariel Karlinsky

Volume: 50 Article ID: 38
Pages: 1151–1170


Celebrating 25 Years of Demographic Research

28 May 2024

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Demographic Research we cordially invite you to a webinar, to be held on July 1, 2024 from 4pm to 6 pm CEST. We will use this opportunity to look back on the Journal’s journey and achievements throughout the years and offer a preview of the future direction. Please register here if you’d like to join us in celebrating 25 years of platinum open access publishing at Demographic Research.

Editorial on p-values

23 October 2022

In the last few years, the American Statistical Association has published position statements on the correct use and interpretation of p-values and on avoiding possible traps in applied statistical work. As much of empirical research in demography relies on statistical methods, in order to meet the challenge, Demographic Research has now also issued editorial guidance on our expectations regarding statistical rigour and replicability in empirical work. Please find the full editorial here: