[ dih-mog-ruh-fer ]

  1. a person who specializes in the study of vital and social statistics, as the number of births, deaths, diseases, or marriages in a population: Some demographers project a world population of 9 billion by 2050.

Origin of demographer

First recorded in 1875–80; demograph(y) + -er1
  • Rarely de·mog·ra·phist [dih-mog-ruh-fist] /dɪˈmɒg rə fɪst/ .

Words Nearby demographer Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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