Chair of Statistics ( 1951-1960); Chair of Statistics and Demography ( 1960-1978), Institute of Statistics and Demography (1978-2018)
Our roots - short history
The current position of the Institute is the effect of many years of active scientific work and research of statisticians, economists and demographers in the interwar- and post-war periods. They were mostly professors co-operating with the Central Statistical Office and the Polish Research Institute for Population Issues (Studies) in the years 1931-1939. The most influencing professors were: Ludwik Krzywicki, Marcin Kasprzak, Stefan Szulc, Jerzy Spława - Neyman, Marian Falski, Samuel Fogelson, Edward Rosset, Edward Sztrum de Sztrem, Oskar Lange.
The Institute consists of three units of different areas of research:
Unit of Applied StatisticsUnit of DemographyUnit of Event History Analysis and Multilevel Analysis
The Institute participates in the international research programmes:
Generations and Gender Programme (GGP)
Survey on Ageing, Retirement and Employment in Europe (SHARE)