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Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Population Density, Revision 11
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv4_POPDENS_R11_4.11


Summary
Abstract: The Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Population Density, Revision 11 consists of estimates of human population density (number of persons per square kilometer) based on counts consistent with national censuses and population registers, for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, and 2020.�A proportional allocation gridding algorithm, utilizing approximately 13.5 million national ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide estimates of population density for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, and 2020, based on counts consistent with national censuses and population registers, as raster data to facilitate data integration.
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Dataset Title: Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Population Density, Revision 11
Dataset Release Date: 2018-12-31T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY