Members of Population Matters receive our twice-yearly magazine, containing news, analysis and updates on PM's campaigns and activities.

Population Matters also supports the Journal of Population and Sustainability, an academic biannual publication containing more in-depth articles on related issues.


Spring 2020

Features Chris Packham's '7.7 Billion and Counting', a summary of ICPD25, Population Decomposing, and an interview with Judy Ling Wong.

PM Magazine Autumn 2019

Autumn 2019

Features World Population Day 2019, Population Declinism, an interview with Dr Edu Effiom and our new Empower to Plan project Jiwsi.

PM Magazine Spring 2019

Spring 2019

Our Patron Sir David Attenborough's speaks out on the need to slow population growth; and we ask: can we sustainably feed our growing population? 

Autumn 2018

Read an interview with our patron Leilani Münter, about our World Population Day mobile population counter and more.

Spring 2018

Read about our Empower to Plan crowdfundng platform, our landmark Climate Change and Population conference and more.

Autumn 2017


Read about Big Foot, the launch of our "Welcome to the Anthropocene" campaign, our Susainable Population Policy and more.

Spring 2017

Read an interview with our patron, explorer Adrain Hayes, and a first-hand report on family planing in Kenya.

Summer 2016

Read an interview with our patron, zoologist Prof Aubrey Manning, an appreciation of Sir David Attenborough and more

Past issues


You can find past issues on our Resources page, by using the "Population Matters Magazine" search filter.