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U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 3), 2000
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_USCG_SF3

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Summary
Abstract: U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 3), 2000 contain grids of demographic and socioeconomic data from the year 2000 U.S. census in ASCII and geotiff

formats. The grids have a resolution of 30 arc-seconds (0.0083 decimal degrees), or approximately 1 square km. The gridded variables are based on census block geography from Census 2000

TIGER/Line Files and census variables (population, households, and housing variables). This dataset is produced by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information

Network (CIESIN).


Purpose: To provide gridded demographic data, including characteristics of income, education, and housing, for the United States and Puerto Rico for data

integration..

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 72.0 S: 17.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION >POPULATION DISTRIBUTION    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION >POPULATION SIZE    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION >POPULATION DENSITY    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION >POPULATION ESTIMATES    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
SOCIETY


Project
USCG >U.S. Census Grids    [Information]



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-01-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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