Poverty Mapping Project: Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_SAEPI

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Summary
Abstract: The Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality dataset consists of consumption-based poverty, inequality and related measures for subnational administrative units in approximately twenty countries throughout Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. These measures are derived on a country-level basis from a combination of census and survey data using small area estimates ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide high spatial resolution subnational estimates of poverty and inequality for use by a wide user community for interdisciplinary studies of poverty, inequality and the environment.
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Description: Data download page.

Description: Maps in PDF and PNG formats.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -45.0   E: 60.0   W: -30.0
  N: 72.0   S: 35.0   E: 60.0   W: -27.0
  N: 79.0   S: 10.0   E: 170.0   W: 20.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)/Columbia University
Dataset Title: Poverty Mapping Project: Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.00
Data Presentation Form: vector , tabular , map
Online Resource: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/povmap-small-area-estimat...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York hold the copyright
of this dataset. Users are prohibited from any commercial, non-free resale, or
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Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/
Dataset ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_SAEPI

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
Distribution
Distribution Media: ONLINE HTTP
Distribution Format: CSV
Fees: 0
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Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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
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Publications/References
Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)/Columbia University (2005), Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Infant Mortality Rates, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/povmap-global-subnational...
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-02-14
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