Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: carlo.lavalle@ec.europa.eu

Title: UDP - Historical population, 1961 - 2011 (JRC LUISA Reference Scenario 2016)

Description

Historical population data from 1961 to 2011, based on a project supported by the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (see Gløersen and Lüer, 2013, population data collection for European local administrative units from 1960 onwards).  It contains population estimates that are not necessarily consistent with the official Eurostat figures and other projections. The data is originally available at LAU2 level and can be downloaded from Eurostat webpage. LUISA has aggregated the LAU2 level data by functional urban areas and metropolitan regions.

Contributors
Mert Kompil mert.kompil@ec.europa.eu 0000-0002-3547-480X
Carlo Lavalle carlo.lavalle@ec.europa.eu
How to cite
Kompil, Mert; Lavalle, Carlo (2016):  UDP - Historical population, 1961 - 2011 (JRC LUISA Reference Scenario 2016). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-luisa-udp-pophist-reference-2016
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Data access

Publications

  • publication The State of European cities 2016. Cities leading the way to a better future

    European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy; United Nations, Human Settlements Programme (2016): The State of European cities 2016. Cities leading the way to a better future. Publications Office of the European Union.

    DOI:10.2776/770065

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Additional information
Last modified 2016-12-01
Issue date 2016-11-01
Landing page https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/territorial-policies
Geographic area European Union
Temporal coverage

From: 1961-01-01 – To: 2011-01-01

Update frequency annual
Language English
Data theme(s) Health; Population and society; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 28 SOCIAL QUESTIONS; 36 SCIENCE
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-luisa-udp-pophist-reference-2016

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