The Journal of Population Research publishes peer-reviewed papers on demography and population-related issues. International in scope, the journal presents original research papers, perspectives, review articles and shorter technical research notes. The range of coverage extends to substantive empirical analyses, theoretical works, applied research and contributions to methodology. The journal also offers special issues arising from conferences and other meetings.

  • Offers peer-reviewed research on demography and population-related issues
  • Includes empirical analyses, theoretical works, applied research and contributions to methodology
  • International in scope, highly detailed in coverage

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  • Santosh Jatrana
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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64 days
Submission to first decision
351 days
Submission to acceptance
46,913 (2019)
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1835-9469
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1443-2447
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