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Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Land and Water Area, Revision 11
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv4_LANDH2OAREA_R11_4.11


Summary
Abstract: The Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Land and Water Area, Revision 11 consists of two rasters that measure surface areas of land and water in square kilometers per pixel. The Land Area raster provides estimates of the land area, excluding permanent ice and water, within each pixel, and was used to calculate the population density rasters. The Water Area raster provides estimates ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide pixel-level land and water surface area estimates.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Dataset Title: Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Land and Water Area, Revision 11
Dataset Release Date: 2018-12-31T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 4.11
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H4Z60M4Z
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4Z60M4Z
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-07-01
Stop Date: 2010-07-01
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Use Constraints This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0). Users are free to use, copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt the work for commercial and non-commercial purposes, without restriction, as long as clear attribution of the source is provided.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NASA SOCIOECONOMIC DATA AND APPLICATIONS CENTER (SEDAC)
Phone: 845-365-8920
Fax: 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
CIESIN, Columbia University, 61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
CIESIN, Columbia University, 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 (2018-12-31T00:00:00.000Z), Documentation for the Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4), Revision 11, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H45Q4T5F, https://doi.org/10.7927/H45Q4T5F
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2019-03-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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