The Maryland Population Research Center (MPRC) draws together leading scholars from diverse disciplines to support, produce and promote population-related research of the highest scientific merit. It serves more than 70 population scientists across 6 different schools and colleges at the University of Maryland. The Center's research focuses on four key areas: Gender, Family, and Social Change; Health in Social Context; Social and Economic Inequality; and People and Place.
The Minnesota Population Center (MPC) is a University-wide interdisciplinary cooperative for demographic research. The MPC serves more than 80 faculty members and research scientists from eight colleges and institutes at the University of Minnesota. IPUMS, a component institute of the MPC, is a leading developer and disseminator of demographic data, serving a broader audience of some 75,000 demographic researchers worldwide. More information about the IPUMS projects hosted by MPC is available elsewhere.