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Title: LandScan 2012 High Resolution Global Population DataSet

The LandScan data set is a worldwide population database compiled on a 30"x20" latitude/longitude grid. Census counts at sub-national level were apportioned to each grid cell based on likelihood coefficients, which are based on land cover, slope, road proximity, high-resolution imagery, and other data sets.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
Report Number(s):
LANDSCAN 2012; 002523MLTPL12
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Software Package Contents:
Media Directory; Software Abstract; Media includes Source Code; / 1 CD-ROM
Software CPU:
Open Source:
Source Code Available:
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Sponsoring Org:
United States Department of Energy
Contributing Orgs:
Edward A. Bright Amy N. Rose Marie L. Urban
Country of Publication:
United States

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