Demographic data

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionarypeer-review

11 Downloads (Pure)


The generation of demographic data is a key element of many big data sets. It is the knowledge about people which can be gleaned from big data which has the potential to make these data sets even more useful not only for researchers but also policy makers and commercial enterprises.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Big Data
EditorsLaurie Schintler, Connie McNeely
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-32001-4
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-32001-4
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2017


  • Demography
  • Big Data
  • demographics
  • population

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Demographic data'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this