The Center for Public Information on Population Research at the Population Reference Bureau explains and publicizes the findings of population research and their implications. The Center serves the entire field of population sciences by translating research into information that can be used by used by individuals, families, and decisionmakers in the public and private sectors. CPIPR Overview, 2016

Center activities include:

  • Writing, producing, and disseminating web articles and Population Bulletins highlighting recent demographic research findings from other population centers.
  • Hosting webinars and blogs to raise awareness of population issues and research findings in a global public audience.
  • Organizing and hosting symposia on population topics with policy implications, and posting webcasts of symposia on the CPIPR website.
  • Hosting innovative web forums that provide updates and perspectives on recent demographic research relevant to current issues and the opportunity to engage in a lively exchange with leading experts on the topic.

Recent Regional Research Projects With National Implications

  • The Appalachian Region: A Data Overview From the 2009–2013 American Community Survey
  • Forecasting Regional Growth for the Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments

National Research

  • The Demography of Inequality in the United States
  • Producing Synthetic Estimates of Children's Health and Well-Being
  • Household Change in the United States
  • KIDS COUNT Data Book
  • Tracking the Well-being of Girls in the United States
  • Measuring the Well-being of Children in California Counties, Cities, and School Districts
  • Analyzing trends in low-income working families
  • U.S. Women and Girls at Risk of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

International Research

CPIPR is connected to the research community through its advisory group.

CPIPR is funded by a grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

For more information:

Linda A. Jacobsen, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Public Information on Population Research
Population Reference Bureau
1875 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 520
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 202-483-1100
Fax: 202-328-3937