Membership in the Philippine Population Association is open to professionals and students who are engaged in population and population-related activities. 

Regular Members

Individuals who are directly engaged in teaching and/or research on population and population-related activities.

Student Members

Graduate students engaged in population or population-related research, activities, or studies.

Institutional Members

Government and non-government institutions, business enterprises, and other organizations interested in the goals and activities of the PPA. The member institution designates a representative and permanent alternate to the PPA.

How to join the PPA:

1. Complete the PPA Application Form and have the completed form endorsed by a Regular PPA Member;

2. The Membership Committee will endorse the application to the Board of Trustees, which shall approve the application for membership. 

3. Once your application is approved, pay the corresponding membership fee (250 PhP for student members, 500 PhP for regular members, and 3500 PhP for institutional members). Send payment by check or money order payable to the Philippine Population Association together with the completed application form to: 

The Philippine Population Association, Inc.
c/o UP Population Institute
3/F Palma Hall, University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City 1101

Payment may also be made to the following accounts:
The Philippine Population Association, Inc.
UCPB Savings Account No. 00136-1-14874-6
Metrobank Savings Account No. 0033093519010

Kindly send a copy of your deposit slip at telefax no. (+632) 920-5402 or email at with your name, e-mail and contact number after completing the bank transaction.


  •  Voting rights in the election of the Board of Trustees and other matters pertaining to the affairs of the association brought to the General Assembly for decision;
  • Fifty percent discount of the Philippine Population Review, the official publication of the PPA and other publications of the Association for regular and student members and one free copy for institutional members;
  • Priority slots and discounted fee for PPA-conducted demographic skills training and research capability upgrading. Staffers from institutional members will also be given priority in the training slot allocation;
  • Endorsement of application of members in good standing for financial support from funding agencies and sponsoring institutions to enable them to attend population and population-related conferences and seminar-workshops,
  • Participation in the debate and/or discussion of population trends, issues, patterns and process through the scientific conference and the PPA electronic discussion group (e-group);
  • Professional growth and opportunity to network and partner with other professionals; and
  • A certificate of membership be given to members during the annual scientific conference.