Office of Population Research

About the Office of Population Research (OPR)

The Office of Population Research (OPR) at Princeton University, founded in 1936, is one of the nation’s oldest demographic research and training centers. OPR has a distinguished history of contributions in formal demography and the global study of fertility change. Subsequent generations of OPR scholars have made significant and ground-breaking contributions in the areas of social demography, bio-social interactions, health and wellbeing, children, youth and families, poverty and racial/ethnic inequality, urbanization, migration and development, and innovative methodologies.  (Click here for more)

Research Themes

Upcoming Events

How universal are population-based findings on aging? Cross national research with the Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS).
American Inequality in a time of the Pandemic
Measuring the Predictability of Life Trajectories: A Large-Scale Computational Exploration

Seminar is open to graduate students, faculty, and staff.