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West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: GPW Version 4 Population Growth, Preliminary Release 1, 2000-2010
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_WACVM_GPWv4PR_PG_1.0


Summary
Abstract: The West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: GPW Version 4 Population Growth, Preliminary Release 1, 2000-2010, represents positive or negative growth in the number of persons per grid cell, and was calculated by subtracting an unreleased working version of the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), Version 4, year 2000 population count raster for the West Africa region from an unreleased ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide areas in the coastal zone of West Africa that may be particularly exposed to climate stressors owing to high population growth rates.
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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: Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Dataset Title: West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: GPW Version 4 Population Growth, Preliminary Release 1, 2000-2010
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/H4DB7ZR7
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4DB7ZR7
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-01-01
Stop Date: 2010-12-31
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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: 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: 2019-04-17


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