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Dataset of Ecological Well-being Performance and Its Drivers’ Decomposition of China (2001-2020)

DONG Ying1SUN Yuhuan1
1 School of Statistics,Dongbei University of Finance and Economics,Dalian 116025,China


Published:May 2024

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Key Words:

ecological well-being performance;ecological footprint;ST-LMDI


Based on the welfare of residents and ecological consumption information from 30 provincial level administrative regions of China (data on Xizang, Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan were unavailable), the authors constructed a method to quantitatively assess China's ecological welfare performance. The per capita residential welfare, ecological footprint, and ecological well-being performance were measured. Using the ST-LMDI model, the ecological well-being performance of provincial-level regions and economic zones spatially and temporally in China were analyzed, the dataset of ecological well-being performance and its drivers’ decomposition of China (2001-2020) was developed. The dataset includes the following data in 8 economic zones, and 30 provincial level administrative regions during 2001-2020: (1) time series changes in per capita resident welfare, per capita ecological footprint and ecological well-being performance of China; (2) contribution of drivers to the ecological well-being performance; (3) results of spatial decomposition of ecological well-being performance. The dataset is archived in .xlsx format, and consist of one data file with data size of 70.1 KB. The analysis paper based on the dataset was published in Acta Geographica Sinica, Vol. 79, No. 5, 2024.

Foundation Item:

National Social Science Fund of China (18ZDA126); National Natural Science Foundation of China (71934001)

Data Citation:

DONG Ying, SUN Yuhuan. Dataset of Ecological Well-being Performance and Its Drivers’ Decomposition of China (2001-2020)[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2024.


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ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 EcoWelfarePerf.China2001-2020.xlsx 70.15KB