Search Help
Country-Level Population and Downscaled Projections Based on the SRES B2 Scenario, 1990-2100

Abstract: The Country-Level Population and Downscaled Projections Based on Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) B2 Scenario, 1990-2100, were based on the UN 1998 Medium Long Range Projection for the years 1995 to 2100. The official version projects population for 8 regions of the world including Africa, Asia (minus India and China), India, China, Europe, Latin America, Northern America, and Oceania. This dataset is produced and distributed by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: To provide data on country-level population and downscaled projections based on the SRES B2 marker scenario.
Related URL
Description: data download page

Description: data set DOI and homepage
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -55.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 2100-12-31
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27