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    WorldPop Asia dataset details

    DATASET: Alpha version 2010, 2015 and 2010 estimates of numbers of people per pixel ('ppp') and people per hectare ('pph'), with national totals adjusted to match UN population division estimates (http://esa.un.org/wpp/) and remaining unadjusted.
    REGION: Asia, Middle East
    SPATIAL RESOLUTION: 0.000833333 decimal degrees (approx 100m at the equator)
    PROJECTION: Geographic, WGS84
    UNITS: Estimated persons per grid square
    MAPPING APPROACH: Random Forest
    FORMAT: Geotiff (zipped using 7-zip (open access tool): www.7-zip.org)
    FILENAMES: Example - OMN_ppp_v2b_2010_UNadj.tif = Oman (OMN) population per pixel (ppp) map for 2010, modelling version 2b (v2b), adjusted to match UN national estimates (UNadj).

    Also included: (i) Metadata html file, (ii) Population dataset for 2013 respresents the raw input population data (i.e. 2013 estimates, based on the 2010 census)
    DOI: 10.5258/SOTON/WP00203
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