The Vienna Institute of Demography strives for the combination of scientific excellence with proactive relevance in analysing and projecting demographic trends and in evaluating the social and economic consequences of population ageing. Thus the VID combines innovative methodological work with empirical analysis and communication of scientifically based insights. It gives special attention to the demography of Austria and to European comparative analysis. The Institute is embedded in the structure of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person) Leader(s) (2020): Wolfgang Lutz, Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person) Leader(s) (2019): Wolfgang Lutz
Leader gender: Male