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Social Space Quality Dataset in Guangzhou City of China (2010)

WANG Yang1YUE Xiaoli*2ZHANG Hong′ou1YE Yuyao1WU Qitao1JIN Lixia1
1 Guangdong Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System Application/Guangdong Public Laboratory of Geospatial Information Technology and Application,Guangzhou Institute of Geography,Guangdong Academy of Sciences,Guangzhou 510070,China2 School of Architecture and Urban Planning,Guangdong University of Technology,Guangzhou 510090,China


Published:Mar. 2021

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Key Words:

Guangzhou city,social space,sub-district scale,social spatial data,tropical geography


The Social Space Quality refers to the comprehensive characteristics of the stability, education level, occupational hierarchy, income level of the population living in places or areas or geographical unions. The social space quality dataset of Guangzhou city of China (2010) covers 118 sub-districts (towns) in Guangzhou city. The dataset includes the total score of social space quality, population stability score, education level score, occupational hierarchy score, income level score, proportion of foreign population, proportion of tenants, proportion of population with various educational background, proportion of population with various occupations and proportion of households with various rent levels in November 2010. The dataset is archived in .xls and .shp data formats, and consists of 7 data files with a data size of 1.16 MB (compressed into one single file with 535 KB). The analysis and research paper based on this data set was published in Tropical Geography, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2017.

Foundation Item:

National Natural Science Foundation of China (41871150, 41401164, 41571128)

Data Citation:

WANG Yang, YUE Xiaoli*, ZHANG Hong′ou, YE Yuyao, WU Qitao, JIN Lixia. Social Space Quality Dataset in Guangzhou City of China (2010)[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.


[1] China Statistics Press. Tabulation on the 2010 Population Census of Guangzhou Municipality [M]. Beijing: China Statistics Press, 2012.
     [2] Construction Commission of Guangzhou, Urban Management Committee Office of Guangzhou. Atlas of Community Network Responsibility District of Urban Management in Guangzhou. Guangzhou: Guangdong Map Publishing House, 2007.

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ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SocialSpaceQuality_GZMA_2010.rar 535.83KB