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Title: LandScan 2013 High Resolution Global Population Data Set

The LandScan data set is a worldwide population database compiled on a 30"x30" 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. The LandScan data set was developed as part of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Global Population Project for estimating ambient populations at risk.
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Report Number(s):
LANDSCAN 2013; 002523MLTPL13
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Software Package Contents:
Media Directory; Software Abstract; Media includes Other; / 1 CD-ROM
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Open Source:
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Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Sponsoring Org:
United States Department of Energy
Contributing Orgs:
Edward A. Bright, Amy N. Rose, and Marie L. Urban
Country of Publication:
United States

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