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Population Research and Demography: Finding Books

This LibGuide provides an overview of resources on population research and demographics.

Finding Books

Population research comprises many different topics. You can begin your search by using one of the subject headings and keywords below. You can also search for one of the books listed below and see related titles.

For additional titles, you can search the library catalog.

Selected Books on Demography

How to Find Books

The following terms are helpful for searching the UNC Library Catalog. You can copy and paste one of these Library of Congress Subject Headings into the Subject Box of the library catalog to find relevant resources.

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  • African Americans--Statistics
  • Asian Americans--Population--Statistics
  • Baby boom generation--United States
  • (Country name) -- Census
  • (Country name) -- Statistics, Vital
  • (Country name) -- Population
  • (Continent/Country name) -- Population -- History
  • Demographic surveys -- (country name)
  • Demography -- (Country name)
  • Demography -- Methodology
  • Hispanic Americans--Population
  • Hispanic Americans--Statistics
  • Marriage -- (country name) --  Statistics
  • Marriage age -- (country name) -- Statistics
  • Divorce -- (country name) -- Statistics
  • Mortality -- (country name) -- Statistics
  • Mortality --  (country name) -- Tables
  • Immigration and emigration -- (country name)
  • Migration, Internal -- (country name)
  • Immigrants -- (country name) -- Statistics
  • Population forecasting -- (country name)
  • (Country name)  -- Mathematical models
  • United States--Population
  • United States--Emigration and immigration
  • United States--Race relations

Related LOC Call Numbers

H-HX Social Sciences

  • "Statistical bureaus" - HA36-37
    • For general works on the U.S. Census Bureau see HA37.A+
    • For statistical data on North Carolina, see HA551-557
  • "Demography" - HB848-3697
    • "Older people, aging" - HB1323.O4
    • Births, Fertility - HB911-1108
    • Deaths, Mortality - HB1322.3
    • Family Demography - HQ759.98
  • "Immigration" - JV6201-6347
  • "Population Forecasting" - HB849.53

Selected Books on African American Demographics