European association for population studies

EAPS is a non-profit, professional organization which promotes research on population issues. As a unique international and interdisciplinary forum for population studies, EAPS has a special focus on Europe.

EPC 2022: 29 JUNE - 2 JULY 2022

The next European Population Conference (EPC 2022) will convene from 29 June - 2 July 2022. EPC 2022 is organized by EAPS in collaboration with the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and the University of Groningen.

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James W. Vaupel (1945-2022)

It is with great sorrow that EAPS shares the news that Professor James W. Vaupel sadly passed away on 27th March after…


Newsletter April (1)

Announcements, Job openings, Call for papers and more. Read the newsletter here


Council Elections

The elections for a new EAPS Council are coming up! To prepare for these elections, the EAPS Nominating Committee which…

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EAPS working groups

Each EAPS working group focuses on a specific topic and organizes scientific events like workshops and seminars. Working groups and their activities are open to all members of EAPS.

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EAPS awards

Distinguished, peer-reviewed awards honour outstanding achievements in the field of population. The EAPS award program covers the broad field of interdisciplinary population studies. Visit the specific award pages to find out more and see the previous laureates.

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Membership is open to everybody who is interested in the study of population, who supports our goals and who pays membership fees

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