Committee on Population Statistics Members

The Committee on Population Statistics (COPS) is a prestigious group of PAA members, appointed by the PAA President, who meet twice a year to discuss technical issues and activities important to Federal statistical agencies and to advise the PAA leadership on these issues. The members of COPS include demographers, statisticians, economists, and public health officials with specific expertise in statistical data derivation and dissemination.

Current Members

Irma Elo, University of Pennsylvania (2017), Chair
Kimberly Goyette, Temple University (2018)
Kenneth R. Hodges, Claritas, Inc.,ex-officio, COPAFS Representative
V. Joseph Hotz, Duke University (2017)
Linda Jacobsen, Population Reference Bureau (2018)
Joseph Salvo, New York City Department of City Planning (2018)
Narayan Sastry, University of Michigan (2019)
Katherine Wallman, U.S. Office of Management and Budget (2021)

 

Past Members 1996 to Present
2011

Linda Gage, Chair
Qian Cai
Christine A. Bachrach
Irma Elo
Kenneth R. Hodges
V. Joseph Hotz
Joseph J. Salvo
John Robert Warren

2010

Linda Gage, Chair
Christine A. Bachrach
Irma Elo
Kenneth R. Hodges
V. Joseph Hotz
Kenneth C. Land
Kelly Raley
Joseph J. Salvo

2009

Linda Gage, Chair
Irma Elo
Kenneth R. Hodges
Howard R. Hogan
Kenneth C. Land
Kelly Raley
Joseph J. Salvo
Paul R. Voss

2008

Linda Gage, Chair
Christine A. Bachrach
Kenneth R. Hodges
Howard R. Hogan
Kenneth C. Land
Kelly Raley
Joseph J. Salvo
Paul R. Voss

2007

Jeffrey S. Passel, Chair
Christine A. Bachrach
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Howard R. Hogan
Kenneth C. Land
Kelly Raley
Joseph J. Salvo
Paul R. Voss

2006

Jeffrey S. Passel, Chair
Christine A. Bachrach
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Howard R. Hogan
Kenneth C. Land
Nancy S. Landale
Joseph J. Salvo
Paul R. Voss

2005

Paul R. Voss, Chair
Christine A Bachrach
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Dennis P. Hogan
Nancy S. Landale
Jeffrey S. Passel

2004

Donald J. Hernandez, Chair
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel J. Hogan
Elizabeth G. Menaghan
Jeffrey S. Passel
Paul R. Voss

2003

Donald J. Hernandez, Chair
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel J. Hogan
Elizabeth G. Menaghan
Jeffrey S. Passel
Paul R. Voss

2002

Donald J. Hernandez, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel T. Lichter
Tim Smeeding
Paul R. Voss

2001

Donald J. Hernandez, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel T. Lichter
Tim Smeeding
Paul R. Voss

2000

Donald J. Hernandez, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Linda Gage
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel T. Lichter
Tim Smeeding
Paul R. Voss

1999

Linda Gage, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Donald J. Hernandez
Kenneth R. Hodges
Daniel T. Lichter
Tim Smeeding
Paul R. Voss

1998

Linda Gage, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
Barry Edmonston
William H. Frey
Kenneth R. Hodges
Jeffrey S. Passel
Elizabeth Stephen
Paul R. Voss
Conrad Taeuber

1997

Linda Gage, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
William H. Frey
Omer Galle
Kenneth R. Hodges
Jeffrey S. Passel
Elizabeth Stephen
Paul R. Voss
Conrad Taeuber

1996

Linda Gage, Chair
Greg J. Duncan
William H. Frey
Omer Galle
Kenneth R. Hodges
Jeffery S. Passel
Elizabeth Stephen
Paul R. Voss
Conrad Taeuber