China Dimensions Data Collection: Chinese County-Level Data on Hospitals and Epidemiology Stations, 1950-1985
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_HOS_EPI_50-85

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Summary
Abstract: Chinese County-Level Data on Hospitals and Epidemiology Stations, 1950-1985 consists of hospital and epidemiological station data for the administrative regions of China from 1950 to 1985. The data includes name and years of operation at a scale of one to one million (1:1M) at the county level. This dataset is produced in collaboration with the University of Washington as part of the China in Time and Space (CITAS) project and the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

The data in ARC/INFO Export (ARCE), American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII), and SPSS (SAV) for Windows formats are available from the NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Purpose: To provide descriptive information on health care institutions in China between 1950 and 1985.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.0   S: 18.0   E: 135.0   W: 73.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: China in Time and Space - CITAS - University of Washington, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN
Dataset Title: China Dimensions Data Collection: Chinese County-Level Data on Hospitals and Epidemiology Stations, 1950-1985
Dataset Release Date: 1997-02
Dataset Release Place: Saginaw, MI
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.00
Data Presentation Form: tabular
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1950-01-01
Stop Date: 1985-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The University of Washington China in Time and Space (CITAS) and Trustees of
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/
Dataset ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_HOS_EPI_50-85

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 FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: 0

Distribution Media: Online FTP
Distribution Format: SPSS
Fees: 0
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
United States Department of Agriculture Extension Research Service (USDA/ERS), and Center for International Earth Science

Information Network (CIESIN) (199609), China Dimensions Data Collection: Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China: 1949-1990, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Saginaw, MI, doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.7927/H4RB72JW
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-06-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-22
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