Documentary: The power of demographers

VODCAST - 21 May 2015 Wolfgang Lutz on 3sat


In this documentary, the television network in Central Europe 3sat addresses the question where the numbers and projections for population growth come from and how and by whom they are are being used. Wolfgang Lutz was interviewed to give his expertise on the widely used UN projections. (in German)

More information to the documentary can be found on the 3sat website.


Wolfgang Lutz

Program Director

World Population

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Models & Data

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