Subnational Population Database

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Subnational Population Database presents estimated population at the first administrative level below the national level. Many of the data come from the country’s national statistical offices. Other data come from the NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) managed by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Earth Institute, Columbia University. It is the World Bank Group’s first subnational population database at a global level and there are data limitations. Series metadata includes methodology and the assumptions made.

Type: 
Time Series
Languages Supported: 
English
External Contact Email: 
Topics: 
Health, Nutrition and Population
Granularity: 
Geographical Coverage: 
East Asia & Pacific
Europe & Central Asia
Latin America & Caribbean
Middle East & North Africa
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa
Economy Coverage: 
Blend
IBRD
IDA
Low Income
Lower Middle Income
Upper Middle Income
Number of Economies: 
102
Periodicity: 
Annual
Temporal Coverage: 
2000 - 2016
Release Date: 
June 25, 2015

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
September 21, 2017

Update Frequency

Update Frequency: 
Annually

Harvest System ID

Harvest System ID: 
Indicators API

Harvest Source ID

Harvest Source ID: 
50
Access Options:
Download, Query Tool
Source Type: 
Time Periods: 
April, 2017

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Subnational Population Database presents estimated population at the first administrative level below the national level. Many of the data come from the country’s national statistical offices. Other data come from the NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) managed by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Earth Institute, Columbia University. It is the World Bank Group’s first subnational population database at a global level and there are data limitations. Series metadata includes methodology and the assumptions made.

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Modified Date
2020-06-26
Release Date
Periodicity
Annual
Identifier
d72ade5a-f25d-413b-830c-9c79bc503fd8
Temporal Coverage

2000 - 2016

License
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Type: 
Languages Supported: 
Time Periods: 
April, 2017
Terms of Use: 
Number of Economies: 
102
Update Frequency: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
Source Type: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, January 1, 2000
End Date: 
Friday, December 30, 2016
DEC
Release Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Last Updated Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017
External Contact Email: 
Granularity: 
Harvest Source: 
Harvest System ID: 
50
Modified date: 
17429
Primary Dataset: 
Yes

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