[ 551ADSTDEMK14 ] KV Demography

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Statistics Andreas Quatember 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Statistics and Data Science 2021W
Objectives students know basic concepts and definitions of demography and population dynamics in Austria and Upper Austria

students can acquire and interprete population statistics and basic demographic measures for Austria

students have discussed the impact of social change on demographic quantities and the effect of demographic trends

Subject demographic data

computation of demographic measures (fertility, mortality, migration)

analysis of social causes and effects of demographic trends

discussion of problems and chances, resulting from low fertility, high life expectancy, migration and demographic aging for the Austrian population

Criteria for evaluation participation in discussions

homework and short presentation on specific subjects

Methods presentation by the instructor


Language German
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority