Data Use - Population, Storm Energy and Tornado Casualties
Geophysical Research Letters - April 30, 2017 SEDAC Gridded Population of the World (GPW) v4 data were used in an examination of the population and energy elasticity of tornado casualties.
Data Use - Sub-Saharan Agroecology and Socioeconomic Trends
HarvestChoice Mappr - May 1, 2017 Population and urban extent data from SEDAC are used to map agroecological and socioeconomic challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Data Use - Transboundary River Basins: Status and Trends
United Nations Environment Programme—April 2016 For a report assessing the world’s 286 transboundary river basins, SEDAC data were used in the calculation of three indicators: economic dependence on water resources, societal wellbeing levels, and the risk of climate-related hazards.
Global 3-Year Running Mean Ground-Level Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) Grids from GOME, SCIAMACHY and GOME-2 A map collection featuring data derived from satellite observations such as global Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) concentrations.
Map Gallery - U.S. Census Grids
U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 1), 2010 A map collection featuring U.S. and Puerto Rico gridded demographic data including age, race, ethnicity, and housing for 2010.
Map Gallery - Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v4
Gridded Population of the World, Version 4 (GPWv4): Population Count & Density A map collection featuring global gridded population count and density for 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015 and 2020.
Tools and Apps - SEDAC Hazards and Population Mapper (HazPop)
The Hazards and Population Mapper (HazPop) is a free mobile application that enables users to easily display recent natural hazard data in relationship to population, major infrastructure, and satellite imagery.
Tools and Apps - Population Estimation Service (PES)
The Population Estimation Service is a Web-based service for estimating population totals and related statistics within a user-defined region. The service is accessible through three standard protocols: OGC-WPS, ArcGIS-REST and ArcGIS-SOAP.
Tools and Apps - AρρEEARS (LP DAAC)
The Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AppEEARS) allows users to extract data based upon a specific geographic, temporal, and data product selection.
Theme - Applications of Satellite Remote Sensing
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Theme - Population Distribution and Change
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Theme - Environmental Sustainability Indicators and Trends
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Resource - What's new in GPW
This video introduces the most recent update to the NASA SEDAC flagship gridded data product, Gridded Population of the World (GPW).
Resource - Environmental Indicators for Decision Making
A pre-recorded webinar of a NASA-funded pilot study to develop satellite-derived indicators in three issues areas—ambient air pollution, coastal eutrophication, and biomass burning.
Resource - Cyberseminar: Culture, Beliefs, and Environment
This Population-Environment Research Network (PERN) cyberseminar addresses the relationship between religion and environmental change. PERN is supported by SEDAC.
To provide high spatial resolution estimates of global man-made imperviousness for the target year 2010, derived from global 30m Landsat satellite data and a companion dataset to the Global Human Built-up And Settlement Extent (HBASE) dataset.
To provide high spatial resolution estimates of global urban extent derived from global 30m Landsat satellite data for the target year 2010 and a companion dataset to the Global Man-made Impervious Surface (GMIS) dataset.