The Population Research Group (PRG) at the University of Victoria is an interdisciplinary group of scholars drawn from anthropology, economics, geography, history, mathematics and statistics, Pacific and Asian studies, and sociology. It is devoted to promoting research and training in demography and population studies. Coming from a wide variety of disciplines, associated faculty and their students have a varied set of research interests including aging, health and HIV/AIDS, historical demography, immigration, family and household, fertility and contraception, and mathematical modeling.

The Group is formally established as an officially recognized research group on campus. As such it functions under the aegis of the Vice-President Research. The director of the group is Zheng Wu. Barry Edmonston is the associate director.