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West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Population Projections, 2030 and 2050
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_WACVM_POPPROJ_203050_1.0


Summary
Abstract: The West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Population Projections, 2030 and 2050 data set is based on an unreleased working version of the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), Version 4, year 2010 population count raster but at a coarser 5 arc-minute resolution. Bryan Jones of Baruch College produced country-level projections based on the Shared Socioeconomic Pathway 4 (SSP4). SSP4 reflects ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide areas in West Africa that may be particularly exposed to climate stressors owing to future high population growth.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 13.9   S: 1.65   E: 16.21   W: 16.71

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jones, B
Dataset Title: West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Population Projections, 2030 and 2050
Dataset Release Date: 2018-12-06T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H48K7719
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H48K7719
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2030-01-01
Stop Date: 2030-01-01

Start Date: 2050-01-01
Stop Date: 2050-01-01
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Access Constraints None
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: https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: 845-365-8920
Fax: 845-365-8922
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: 845-365-8988
Fax: 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 (2018-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Commercial Crop Production, 2000, Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H49K485P, https://doi.org/10.7927/H49K485P
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-12-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-12


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