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Population Dataset in Regions of Vietnam (2000-2019)

YIN Xu1,2LI Peng1,2FENG Zhiming*1,2YOU Zhen1,2XIAO Chiwei1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100049,China


Published:Jun. 2021

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Population Dataset in Regions of Vietnam (2000-2019) was developed based on the demographic data, Landscan population grid data from 2000 to 2019, geographical zones data integrated with Vietnam administrative division. The datasets includes three levels: national level, regional level, and provincial level, and the time span is yearly from 2000-2019. The dataset is archived in .shp and .xlsx data formats, and consists of 8 data files with data size of 1.41 MB (compressed to one data file with 884 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA20010203, 2020055); National Natural Science Foundation of China (41971242, 42001226)

Data Citation:

YIN Xu, LI Peng, FENG Zhiming*, YOU Zhen, XIAO Chiwei. Population Dataset in Regions of Vietnam (2000-2019)[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.


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     [5] Dobson, J., Bright, E., Coleman, P., et al. LandScan: A global population database for estimating populations at risk [J]. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 2000, 66(7): 849-857.
     [6] Bhaduri B., Bright E., Coleman P., et al. LandScan USA: A high-resolution geospatial and temporal modeling approach for population distribution and dynamics [J]. GeoJournal, 2007, 69: 103-117.
     [7] General Statistics Office of Vietnam. Vietnamese population statistics data from 2000 to 2019 [DB/OL]. [2020-11-11]
     [8] Open Development Vietnam Datasets. Provincial administrative boundaries of Vietnam [DB/OL]. [2020-11-11].
     [9] Oak Ridge National Laboratory. LandScandata [DB/OL]. [2020-11-11]

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 PopulationVietnam_2000-2019.rar 884.38KB