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High Resolution Population Density Maps + Demographic Estimates by CIESIN and Meta

aerial imagery demographics disaster response geospatial image processing machine learning population satellite imagery sustainability

Description

Population data for a selection of countries, allocated to 1 arcsecond blocks and provided in a combination of CSV and Cloud-optimized GeoTIFF files. This refines CIESIN’s Gridded Population of the World using machine learning models on high-resolution worldwide Maxar satellite imagery. CIESIN population counts aggregated from worldwide census data are allocated to blocks where imagery appears to contain buildings.

Update Frequency

Quarterly

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Documentation

Project overview and instructions for use with AWS Athena

Managed By

See all datasets managed by Meta.

Contact

disastermaps@fb.com

How to Cite

High Resolution Population Density Maps + Demographic Estimates by CIESIN and Meta was accessed on DATE from https://registry.opendata.aws/dataforgood-fb-hrsl. Meta and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2022. High Resolution Settlement Layer (HRSL). Source imagery for HRSL © 2016 Maxar. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.

Usage Examples

Tutorials

Resources on AWS

  • Description
    Cloud-optimized GeoTIFF files
    Resource type
    S3 Bucket
    Amazon Resource Name (ARN)
    arn:aws:s3:::dataforgood-fb-data/hrsl-cogs/
    AWS Region
    us-east-1
    AWS CLI Access (No AWS account required)
    aws s3 ls --no-sign-request s3://dataforgood-fb-data/hrsl-cogs/
  • Description
    CSV files
    Resource type
    S3 Bucket
    Amazon Resource Name (ARN)
    arn:aws:s3:::dataforgood-fb-data/csv/
    AWS Region
    us-east-1
    AWS CLI Access (No AWS account required)
    aws s3 ls --no-sign-request s3://dataforgood-fb-data/csv/

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