The Population Research Center (PRC) is an interdisciplinary public service, research, and training unit for population-related data and research for the State of Oregon. The mission of PRC is to provide population data, information, research, and analysis for Oregon and its communities. Center staff engage in a variety of demographic activities, including the Oregon State Data Center, the Oregon Population Estimates Program, and a variety of commissioned population projects. PRC staff also teach in the Nohad A. Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning, supporting a graduate concentration in applied demography, and are developing a graduate certificate program in applied demography.
- Who Votes for Mayor? A Pilot Research Report by Jason Jurjevich and Phil Keisling, commissioned by funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
- The final forecasts for Region 1 are now available--click here for more information.
- PRC has been helping Washington County as it redraws the boundaries of its county commissioner districts. You can watch videos of Jason Jurjevich and senior deputy county administrator Walt Peck discussing the process here.