- To provide information of geographical locations, areas, administrative division codes, and names for the administrative regions of China.
- China Administrative Regions GIS Data: 1:1M, County Level, 1 July 1990 consists of geographic boundary data for the administrative regions of China as of 1 July 1990. The data includes the geographical location, area, administrative division code, and county and island name. The data are at a scale of one to one million (1:1M) at the national, provincial, and county level. This data set is produced in collaboration with the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping (CASM), and the University of Washington as part of the China in Time and Space (CITAS) project.
- Recommended Citation(s)*:
Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping - CASM China in Time and Space - CITAS - University of Washington, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN. 1996. China Dimensions Data Collection: China Administrative Regions GIS Data: 1:1M, County Level, 1 July 1990. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). http://dx.doi.org/10.7927/H4GT5K3V. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
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