Demography is defined as the study of the statistics of human populations.(noun)
When you study humanity by looking at statistics on pregnancy and childbirth, this is an example of demography.
See demography in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < Gr dēmos, the people (see democracy) + -graphy
See demography in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French démographie
Origin: : Greek dēmos, people; see dā- in Indo-European roots
Origin: + French -graphie, writing (from Greek -graphiā, -graphy).
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