IPUMS Funding

IPUMS receives support from a variety of funding agencies and foundations. Current grants are funded by:

Current Grants

From Stacks to Stats: Unlocking International Census Data from Print Volumes
NSF (2121891)
PIs: Steven Manson, Tracy Kugler, Steven Ruggles, Lara Cleveland, Evan Roberts
$999,996
9/1/2021 - 8/31/2025
Integrated Global Data on Child Health and Development (IPUMS MICS)
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD099182)
PIs: Elizabeth Boyle, Miriam King, Matthew Sobek
$3,320,551
9/1/2020 - 5/31/2025
U.S. Health Survey Microdata for Population Health Research
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD046697)
PIs: Lynn Blewett, Julia Drew
$3,021,394
9/1/2020 - 4/30/2025
RCN: Building an Interdisciplinary Community of Big Microdata Researchers
NSF (2020002)
PIs: Catherine Fitch, Steven Ruggles
$499,055
8/1/2020 - 7/31/2025
International Integrated Microdata Series
NSF (1852842)
PIs: Steven Ruggles, Ragui Assad, Deborah Levison, Elizabeth Boyle, Kathryn Grace
$5,047,151
9/15/2019 - 8/31/2024
Microdata for Research on Aging in the Global South
NIH | NIA (R01 AG062601)
PIs: Steven Ruggles, Lara Cleveland, Matthew Sobek
$3,108,548
8/1/2019 - 5/31/2024
A Multigenerational Longitudinal Panel for Aging Research
NIH | NIA (R01 AG057679)
PIs: Steven Ruggles, John Robert Warren
$3,396,118
9/1/2018 - 5/31/2023
Microdata for Population Dynamics and Health Research
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD043392)
PIs: Steven Ruggles, Sarah Flood, Matthew Sobek
$3,187,267
9/1/2018 - 5/31/2023
National Historical Geographic Information System
NSF (1825768)
PIs: Steven Manson, Catherine Fitch, Jonathan Schroeder, Elizabeth Wrigley-Field
$1,954,831
8/15/2018 - 5/31/2023
National Spatiotemporal Population Research Infrastructure
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD057929)
PIs: Steven Manson, David Van Riper
$2,945,720
8/15/2018 - 5/31/2023
Microdata for Analysis of Early Life Conditions, Health and Population
NIH | NIA (R01 AG041831)
PIs: Steven Ruggles, Catherine Fitch, Matthew Sobek
$3,023,693
8/1/2018 - 3/31/2023
Time Use Data for Health and Wellbeing
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD053654)
PIs: Liana Sayer (University of Maryland), Sarah Flood
$2,123,100
9/13/2017 - 6/30/2022
IPUMS-Terra: Global Population and Agricultural Data
NSF (1738369)
PIs: Steven Manson, Steven Ruggles, Jack DeWaard, Lara Cleveland
$1,422,537
9/1/2017 - 2/28/2022
IPUMS Demographic and Health Surveys
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD069471)
PIs: Elizabeth Boyle, Miriam King
$2,977,643
5/1/2017 - 4/30/2022
IPUMS-PMA Integrated Public Use Microdata Series for PMA 2020
Gates Foundation
PI: Elizabeth Boyle
$2,661,865
4/18/2017 - 4/30/2023
HealthPop: A geocoding, spatial workflow and contextual data integration platform
NIH | NIGMS (R01 GM123642)
PIs: Michael Oakes, David Van Riper
$1,106,142
9/15/2016 - 8/31/2021
Integrating, Preserving, and Disseminating Linked CPS Data
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD067258)
PIs: John Robert Warren, Sarah Flood
$2,949,568
7/1/2016 - 6/30/2021
Integrated Eurasian Microdata Project
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD047283)
PIs: Lara Cleveland, Matthew Sobek
$2,994,959
4/7/2016 - 3/31/2021
Models of Demographic and Health Changes Following Military Conflict
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD082120)
PI: J. David Hacker
$2,858,184
4/16/2015 - 2/28/2022
Big Microdata Expansion Project
NIH | NICHD (R01 HD083829)
PIs: Matthew Sobek, Catherine Fitch, Steven Ruggles
$3,098,963
3/16/2015 - 2/28/2021

Institutional Support

In addition to external funding, the University of Minnesota provides exceptional institutional support for IPUMS. The Office of the Vice President for Research has supported the establishment of a reserve fund to provide bridge funding in case of unexpected financial emergencies or gaps in funding. ISRDI supports IPUMS projects with excellent human resources, operations, finance and grant administration, and research development services from a large administrative team. ISRDI also funds the computing and software needs for most IPUMS projects.