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Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Density Grid, Future Estimates
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_POPDENSFE

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Abstract: Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3), Future Estimates consists of estimates of human population for the years 2005, 2010, and 2015 by 2.5 arc-minute grid

cells. A proportional allocation gridding algorithm, utilizing more than 300,000 national and sub-national administrative units, is used to assign population values to grid cells. The

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Purpose: To provide a time series of raster data on population projected to the year 2015 to facilitate data integration..
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 85.0   S: -58.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

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Version: 3.0
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