Research Programme

Combining data for demographic estimation

Arek WiƛniowskiJon ForsterPeter W. F. SmithJakub Bijak and James Raymer

Project summary

The project was a follow-up to the work on IMEM: Integrated Modelling of European Migration, where we fine-tuned the estimates of the age and sex structures of the international migration flow estimates.  The final estimates, and their associated error measures, are available from the dedicated IMEM website.

Project activities

Date Activity Description
14 February 2017 Plenary meeting of the directors of methodology (DIME) and IT (ITDG) at Eurostat, Luxembourg. Jakub Bijak presented a paper titled "Statistical Modelling for Official Migration Statistics: State of the Art and Perspectives".
1 December 2016 Eurostat Round Table on Migration Statistics at the University of Southampton. Jakub Bijak presented a paper titled "Perspectives for model-based official migration statistics".
21 October 2016 Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders, in Budapest. Jakub Bijak presented a paper titled "Perspectives for modelling in official migration statistics".


Wisniowski, A., Forster, J.J., Smith, P.W.F., Bijak, J. and Raymer, J. (2016) Integrated modelling of age and sex patterns of European Migration. Journal of Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), (Online first view). 


Media activities

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