Johan Junkka


A PhD Candidate in History at Umeå University who studies the relationship between fertility and social networks such as voluntary associations in Sweden between 1860-1950. The relationship is studied by linking historical demographic records with membership data from unions, termperance organisations and free churches.

Main research interests are in historical demography, gender studies, statistics, data management, record linking and data visualisation.

Publications

hitofthefam.pic Junkka, Johan and Edvinsson, Sören. (2016) "Gender and fertility within the free churches in the Sundsvall region, Sweden, 1860-1921". The History of the Family. 21(2). doi:10.1080/1081602X.2015.1043929

Authors copy and reproducable analysis github.com/junkka/freechurchfertility

Projects

hitmaps.pic Tesseract OCR boxfile web editor - Web app for editing tesseract OCR box files, using the leaflet maping library and leaflet.draw.

hitmaps.pic Fertility transition research topic analysis - An interactive exploration of topics in fertility transition research from an LDA analysis of a large collection of scientific abstracts published 1964-2014.

hitmaps.pic histmaps - A R data package of Swedish historical administrative boundaries for parishes and counties 1634-1990.

parish.pic swe-parish - Compilation of information on Swedish historical parishes.

bygdea.picBygdeå - a small village in Västerbotten.

meankielen.picmeankielensanakirja.com- a dictionary for the minority language Meänkieli.

work.pic hisco - A R package for classification of HISCO codes to Historical social class systems.

ehahelper.pic ehahelper - Event history analysis helper package for R.

mfrt.pic swe-mfrt - Visualization of marital fertility rates by county in Sweden.

world-frt.pic World Fertility - Visualization of country level TFRT from 1960 to 2012.

Find Johan at

Umeå University
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GitHub

Until next time ♥