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Study Report

Study Number: AC-503-001-1-1-China-CIESIN-1990

Subject Area: County

Bibliographic Citation: China county-level data on population (census) and agriculture, keyed to 1:1M GIS map [CD-ROM].  [machine-readable data file] / Skinner, G. William  [principal investigator(s)] / Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 11/18/1997

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: The data is also available at the Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESEN). GIS program is needed to access the data. (DPLS internal note: This study is received on a CD-ROM for review purpose.)

Access Status: Unrestricted access

Date Ordered: 10/1/1997

Documentation: View the data description.

Abstract: The China County-Level Data on Population (Census) and Agriculture, Keyed to 1:1M GIS Map contains 1990 census and agricultural economic variables at the county level for the People's Republic of China, 1990. Also included are geocoded China county boundary GIS data at 1:1M for 1990. The tabular data are available in dBase IV® and ARC/INFO® export formats. The variables of the population census are included in the following variable groups: Urban-Rural Residence, Age-Sex distribution, Educational attainment, Illiteracy, Marital status, Births 1989-90, Deaths 1989-90, Immigrants since 1985, Industry/Economic activity, Occupation, and Ethnicity. The variables in the rural economic statistics data set include: Rural population, Rural labor force, Rural labor force in agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry and fishing, Labor force in rural industry, Total area under cultivation, All crops sown area, Grain sown area, Cotton sown, Oil crops sown, Grain output, Cotton output, Oil output, Meat output, Agricultural mechanization, Tractor-plowed area, Irrigated area, Fertilizer used, Electricity used, Value of collective units, Gross value of agricultural output (GVA0), Gross value of rural industrial, Net value of agricultural output, Adjusted GVAO, and Purchased output.

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7035 (CD-ROM)