SOC 563 A: Statistical Demography

Spring 2020
Meeting:
MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm / FSH 108
SLN:
19414
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
CS&SS 563 A , STAT 563 A
Instructor:
Catalog Description:
Statistical methods and models for estimating and forecasting population quantities. Topic: Demographic rates; Population projection; Leslie matrix; modeling age-specific patterns; probabilistic population projections and Bayesian hierarchical models; estimating past and present fertility, mortality, migration and population; big data in demography. Prerequisite: Either STAT 509/CS&SS 509/ECON 509, STAT 513, or permission from the instructor. Offered: jointly with CS&SS 563/STAT 563; Sp.
Credits:
4.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
February 29, 2024 - 4:37 pm