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School Districts Dataset of Middle and Primary Public School in Nanjing Urban Area (2008, 2018)


CHEN Yanru1,2SONG Weixuan1,3TU Tangqi2,4
1Nanjing Institute of Geography & Limnology,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Nanjing 210008,China2University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 101408,China3Key Laboratory of Watershed Geographic Sciences,Nanjing Institute of Geography & Limnology,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Nanjing 210008,China4Institutes of Science and Development,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100190,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.06.12.V1

Published:Dec. 2019

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Key Words:

middle and primary school,school district,Nanjing,Geographical Research

Abstract:

The main urban area of Nanjing includes the inner urban area enclosed by the wall of Ming Dynasty and the surrounding areas, namely Xuanwu District, Gulou District, Qinhuai District, Jianye District, Yuhuatai District (northeast part), Jiangning District (northern part), and Qixia District (west part). Based on the description of the public school records in the Nanjing urban area in 2008 and 2018, the authors developed the school districts dataset of middle and primary public school in Nanjing urban area (2008, 2018) using the ArcGIS platform, Open street map and Baidu map. The dataset includes the following data covering Nanjing urban area in 2008 and 2018: (1) Locations of public primary schools (.tif); (2) The spatial distribution of school district of the public primary school, including the scope of school district, school name, the presence or absence of the branch school, the school area and the acceptance rate of the Nanjing Foreign Language School (.shp); (3) Location of public middle school (.tif); (4) The spatial distribution of school district of the public middle school, including the scope of school district, school name, school area, and the average score of the senior high school entrance examination in 2008 and 2018(.shp). The dataset is archived in .tif and .shp formats and consists of 56 data files with data size of 8.08 MB (Compressed to one single data file with 245 KB). The analysis paper based on this dataset was published at Geographical Research, Vol.38, No.8, 2019.

Foundation Item:

National Natural Science Foundation of China (41771184)

Data Citation:

CHEN Yanru,SONG Weixuan,TU Tangqi.School Districts Dataset of Middle and Primary Public School in Nanjing Urban Area (2008, 2018)[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2019.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.06.12.V1.

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ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 Middle&PrimarySchoolDistrict_Nanjing.rar 245.66KB
Co-Sponsors

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Geographical Society of China

Parteners

Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries (PASTD)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

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