Professor David Coleman

Emeritus Professor of Demography


Professor Coleman's research interests include comparative demographic trends in the industrial world, the future of fertility, the demographic consequences of migration and the demography of ethnic minorities. He is a former Special Adviser to the Home Office and to the Department of the Environment. 


  • Population
  • Demographic trends in industrial society
  • Demography of immigration and ethnic minorities
  • Immigration and integration policies

Media experience

Professor Coleman has considerable experience of working with the media.