Social statistics and demography

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Explore how population and social changes interact with the world and how those things can be measured. Demographers, data analysts and researchers help to improve livelihoods and global health.

Gain skills in research methods and applying statistics to different areas, such as demography and global health. Understand changes in society and how these influence policy and practice. Study at a University specialising in surveys and official statistics and develop innovations in statistical methodology. These are used to address real world issues and the statistical study of human population.

  • 7th

    in the UK for statistics and operational research

    QS World University Rankings 2024

  • Outstanding public policy impact prize

  • Graduates hold positions all over the world

    In National Statistical Offices from Brazil to Malawi to Indonesia

Social statistics and demography courses

Our courses focus on different aspects of social statistics, demography and global health. They are student focused in order to prepare you for future employment. We look forward to including students within our learning community.

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