EU elections and demography
Are demographic fears part of the reason for last month's results?
Why are French Women Still Having Babies
The French Government is keeping its lavish subsidies for children and families.
Ageing population? What ageing population?
The new French president has lowered the retirement age to 60.
The Boston suburb of Somerville wants to become the first in the United States to systematically track people’s happiness.
A more elderly workforce for a more elderly society?
Our ageing population requires a rethink on our approach to the working elderly.
Welcome to Demography Is Destiny. We launched this to counter two media memes: that humans are a cancer which is destroying our planet and that world population is spiralling to unsustainable levels. The real story is that intelligent and inventive human will rise to the challenge of climate change and that our real problem is the coming demographic winter. The editors of Demography is Destiny are Marcus and Shannon Roberts, who live in Auckland, New Zealand. Send them your comments and suggestions.