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Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Ancillary Data
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_ANC_1.0


Summary
Abstract: The Ancillary Data portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 38 variables (time series data on population and gross domestic product as well as region codes, land area, and waterbody area) for 238 countries. The data are taken from the UN Population Division, the World Bank, the CIA Factbook, and CIESIN's Gridded Population of the World, and are distributed by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: To provide population estimates, gross domestic product, and surface area data to be used in conjunction with the sustainability indicators included in the compendium.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -55.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University.
Dataset Title: Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Ancillary Data
Dataset Release Date: 2006-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H4B56GNC
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4B56GNC
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 2005-12-31
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Access Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

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
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission - SOPAC, and United Nations Environmental Program - UNEP (2004-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: 2004 Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI), NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H45H7D60, https://doi.org/10.7927/H45H7D60
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-17


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