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China in Time and Space - CITAS - University of Washington, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN. 1997. China Dimensions Data Collection: Chinese County-Level Data on Hospitals and Epidemiology Stations, 1950-1985. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4V40S4D. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
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The Hospital Dataset of China records data on hospitals and epidemiological stations in China between 1950 and the mid-1980s. Data is given in ArcInfo export format and ASCII format, geocoded with the China Administrative Regions GIS Data: 1:1M, County Level, 1990.
The dataset contains variables, including hospital founding year, hospitals, hospital years, epidemiological station founding year, epidemiological stations and the number of epidemiological station years during the period of 1950-1985 for each county.