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Poverty Mapping Project: Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality

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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 highly resolved subnational estimates of poverty and food security for use by a

wide community for interdisciplinary studies of poverty, food security and the environment.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 85.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-12-31
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