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Author Guidelines

Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically by using the Jurnal Kependudukan Indonesia online submission and review website: This site will guide authors stepwise through the submission process. Authors are requested to submit the text, tables, and artwork in electronic form to this address.

Authors who are unable to provide an electronic version or have other circumstances that prevent online submission must contact the Editor before submission to discuss alternative options; email: . The Publisher and Editor regret that they are not able to consider submissions that do not follow these procedures.

a. Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis), that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere, that its publication is approved by all authors and tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out, and that, if accepted, it will not be published elsewhere including electronically in the same form or any other language, without the written consent of the copyright-holder.

b. As a peer-refereed journal, Jurnal Kependudukan Indonesia provides a platform for the publication of the most advanced scientific research in the areas of population studies, human ecology. The journal welcomes original empirical investigations, book review, and the papers may represent a variety of theoretical perspectives and different methodological approaches.

c. The manuscript should be written in Bahasa or English. It is important that the file is saved in the native format of the wordprocessor used. The text should be in two column format. Keep the layout of the text as simple as possible.

d. Manuscripts should be between 5000 -10.000 words in length (including references, tables, and figures). Only manuscripts with multiple studies can go beyond this length. Word count is not applicable for revised versions and resubmissions.

e. The manuscript is set in 12-point Times New Roman, 1.5 spacing, no spacing between paragraphs and printed using A4 paper (210 mm x 297mm) A4 page.

The manuscript consists of Introduction (include background, identification problems, purpose), Literature Review, Research Methods, Result and Discussion, Conclusion, and Recommendation (optional) and References.

1. Title: Concise and informative. Titles are often used in information-retrieval systems. Avoid abbreviations and formulae where possible. Consist of 10-15 words written in Bahasa and English.

2. Abstract: The Abstract should summarize the content of the paper, abstract consist of 150-200 words. Do not have references or displayed equations in the abstract. The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results, and major conclusions. References should be avoided, but if essential, then cite the author(s) and year(s). Also, non-standard or uncommon abbreviations should be avoided, but if essential they must be defined at their first mention in the abstract itself.

3.Introduction: State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results. 

4.Result and Discussion: This should explore the significance of the results of the work, not repeat them. Avoid extensive citations and discussion of published literature.

5. Conclusions: The main conclusions of the study may be presented in a short Conclusions section, which may stand alone or form a subsection of a Discussion or Results and Discussion section.

6. Tables: Please submit tables as editable text and not as images. Tables can be placed either next to the relevant text in the article, or on a separate page(s) at the end. Number tables consecutively in accordance with their appearance in the text and place any table notes above the table body. Be sparing in the use of tables and ensure that the data presented in them do not duplicate results described elsewhere in the article. 

7.References: Using in-text citation adhered to 6th Edition of American Psychological Association (APA Style). The minimum number of references is 10 for Research Articles and 25 for Review Articles. All the reference in the references list must have been cited in the article body. The references must consist of at least 80% primary sources (journal articles and proceedings). Also, it is recommended that 80% of which comprise sources published in the past five years.


Naskah yang akan diterbitkan dalam Jurnal Kependudukan harus memenuhi ketentuan sebagai berikut:

  1. Naskah diunggah secara daring (online) melalui website Penulis harus login untuk dapat mengunggah naskah tersebut. Pendaftaran secara daring (online) tidak dikenakan biaya apapun.
  2. Naskah adalah karya asli yang belum pernah dipublikasikan di media cetak  lain maupun elektronik.
  3. Naskah dapat berupa hasil penelitian, gagasan konseptual, tinjauan buku, dan jenis tulisan ilmiah lainnya.
  4. Naskah ditulis dalam bahasa Indonesia atau bahasa Inggris dengan menggunakan tata bahasa yang benar.
  5. Naskah ditulis dengan menggunakan model huruf Times New Roman, font 12, margin atas 4 cm, margin bawah, 3 cm, margin kanan 3 cm, dan margin kiri 4 cm, pada kertas berukuran A4 minimal 5000 kata, diketik 1,5 spasi dengan program Microsoft Word. Setiap lembar tulisan diberi halaman.
  6. Isi naskah terdiri dari;
    1. Judul ditulis dalam bahasa Indonesia dan bahasa Inggris. Judul harus mencerminkan isi tulisan, bersifat spesifik dan terdiri atas 10-15 kata.
    2. Abstrak dan kata kunci dalam bahasa Indonesia dan bahasa Inggris. Abstrak ditulis dalam satu paragraf dengan jumlah kata antara 150-200. Isi abstrak menggambarkan esensi isi keseluruhan tulisan.
    3. Pendahuluan yang berisi justifikasi isu yang diangkat dalam artikel,  maksud/tujuan artikel, pendekatan dan metode yang digunakan.
    4. Batang tubuh/inti artikel  berisi kupasan, analisis, argumentasi, dan komparasi penulis. Bagian inti artikel dapat dibagi menjadi beberapa sub bagian yang jumlahnya bergantung kepada isu/aspek yang dibahas. 
    5. Kesimpulan berisi bahasan tentang hal-hal penting dari temuan. Kesimpulan dapat ditambahkan saran-saran atau rekomendasi berkaitan dengan persoalan yang menjadi temuan.
    6. Tampilan tabel, gambar atau grafik harus bisa dibaca dengan jelas dan judul tabel diletakkan diatas tabel, sedangkan judul gambar atau grafik diletakkan dibawah gambar atau grafik serta dilengkapi dengan penomoran tabel/gambar/grafik.
    7. Acuan Pustaka diupayakan menggunakan acuan terkini (lima tahun terakhir)
    8. Penulisan Daftar Pustaka mengikuti ketentuan sebagai berikut:


      O'Keefe, J. H., Bell, D. S. H., & Wyne, K.L. (2009). Diabetes essentials. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

      Edited Book

      Friedman, S. L., & Wachs, T. D. (Eds.). (1999). Measuring environment across the life span: Emerging methods and concepts. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

      Electronic Book

      De Lara, M., & Doyen, L. (2008). Sustainable management of natural resources: Mathematical models and methods. [SpringerLink version]. Retrieved from genre=book&isbn=978-3-540-79073-0

      Ardia, D. (2008). Financial risk management with Bayesian estimation of GARCH models: Theory and applications [SpringerLink version]. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-78657-3

      Book Section

      Baker, F. M., & Lightfoot, O. B. (1993). Psychiatric care of ethnic elders. In A. C. Gaw (Ed.), Culture, ethnicity, and mental illness (pp. 517-552). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press.

      Scott, D. (2005). Colonial governmentality. In J. X. Inda (Ed.), Anthropologies of modernity (pp. 21-49). Retrieved from

      Iacono, W. G. (2008). Polygraph testing. In E. Borgida & S. T. Fiske (Eds.), Beyond common sense: Psychological science in the courtroom (pp. 219-235). doi: 10.1002/9780470696422

      Journal Article

      Skenderian, J. J., Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D., Lac, A., & Alvaro, E. E. (2008). Expectancy change and adolescents' intentions to use marijuana. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 22, 563-569. doi:10.1037/a0013020

      Williams, S., & Beattie, H. J. (in press). Problem-based learning in the clinical setting – a systematic review. Nurse Education Today.

      Electronic Article

      Fallon, A., & Engel, C. (2008). Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. The Practising Midwife, 11(9), 1-27. Retrieved from

      Conference Paper

      Bowden, F.J., & Fairley, C.K. (1996, June). Endemic STDs in the Northern Territory: Estimations of effective rates of partner change. Paper presented at the Scientific Meeting of the Royal Australian College of Physicians, Darwin.


      Queensland Health. (2005). Health systems review. Final report. Brisbane, Australia: Queensland Government.

      Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (2010). Child protection Australia 2008-09 (Report No. CWS 35). Retrieved from


      Axford, J.C. (2007). What constitutes success in Pacific island community conserved areas? (Doctoral dissertation, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia). Retrieved from


      Pew Hispanic Center. (2004). Changing channels and crisscrossing cultures: A survey of Latinos on the news media [Data file and code book]. Retrieved from

      Web Page with Author

      Atherton, J. (2005). Behaviour modification. Retrieved from behaviour_mod.htm

      Winther, M. (2009, January 14). The unconscious is spirit [Online forum comment]. Retrieved from alt.psychology.jung/topics?lnk

      Web Page with Author

      Behaviour modification. (2007). Retrieved from


      Johnson, A. (2008). Week three: Foucault [Powerpoint slides]. Unpublished manuscript, BESC1001, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    9. Redaksi memiliki kewenangan untuk merubah format penulisan dan judul tulisan sesuai dengan petunjuk penulisan, serta mengatur waktu penerbitan.
Please submit tables as editable text and not as images. Tables can be placed either next to the relevant text in the article, or on a separate page(s) at the end. Number tables consecutively in accordance with their appearance in the text and place any table notes above the table body. Be sparing in the use of tables and ensure that the data presented in them do not duplicate results described elsewhere in the article. Please avoid using vertical rules.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.


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