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National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates (PLACE)
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACE_1.0


Summary
Abstract: The National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates (PLACE) data set contains estimates of national-level aggregations of territorial extent and population size by biome, climate zone, coastal proximity, elevation and slope, a compendium of nearly 300 variables for 222 countries. This data set is produced by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: To provide tabular data on environmental conditions (elevations, climate, coastal) in which people reside.
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Geographic Coverage
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: National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates (PLACE)
Dataset Release Date: 2002-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H4PN93H3
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4PN93H3
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-07-01
Stop Date: 1995-07-01
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MODELS
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Users are free to use, copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt the work for commercial and non-commercial purposes, without restriction, as long as clear attribution of the source is provided.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University (2007-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 2 (PLACE II), NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H4JW8BSC, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4JW8BSC

Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University (2007-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 3 (PLACE III), NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H4F769GP, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4F769GP
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-12


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