Spatiotemporal population and activity maps

Acronym: ENACT


The ENACT project aims at producing a set of seamless nighttime and daytime population density grids for each month of the year, which take into account human activities and induced major daily and monthly variations, and covering all EU Member States. These spatio-temporal grids are created by mining and combining official statistical data at regional level with geospatial data from conventional and non-conventional data sources.


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Safety and security

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ENACT-POP R2020A - ENACT 2011 Population Grid

This spatial raster dataset depicts the distribution/density of population, expressed as the number of people per cell, during night-time and daytime for each month of 2011. The gr...

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