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Where can I get projections of the population by income level and age (such as population by income percentile) in a US county through 2040?

For example, a long-term projection of the population in Fulton County, GA (not this one specifically, just a random county I picked) with the number of people age 65+ earning more than $100,000, the ...
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Is there any available dataset on mobile phone cellular signals? (Not call detail records, but eXtended detail records or control panel records)

For mobile phone call detail records data, many people gave answers in Any CDR (call detail records) dataset?. According to the latest one, we can find some useful resources collected from the cities ...
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augment/enrich latitude longitude data

I am looking for ways to augment/enrich latitude longitude data, to obtain for example information like this (for the EU/Europe and the UK): rural/urban area distance to lake/sea distance to nearest ...
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How can I align the College Scorecard population totals to those that are derived from IPEDS?

According to the scorecard dictionary, the undergraduate totals are defined as "the number of degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates enrolled in the fall, as reported in the IPEDS Fall ...
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Is there a list of all municipalities in the USA with population values as a spreadsheet?

so I am looking for a list of every municipality in the USA in spreadsheet form, or at least that can be easily imported into a spreadsheet. I would like it to include every municipality type in every ...
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EU countries with regions and population density per each country's region

I'm trying to create a Europe map with countries in it with Leaflet. Is there a resource that has structured data about each of EU country within regions with population density per region?
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Need data populated/inhabited areas for Madagascar

I am trying to analyze the number of schools per square kilometer in Madagascar, but only considering the number over inhabited areas. I have data on schools from the World Bank, but I can't find a ...
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From where do I get shapefiles for all the states in USA at Census Tract level with "population" or "population density" data too?

I scoured the US Census site for any data like the population at Census Tract level, for the year 2019 or 2018, but I am unable to find it. I can get plain shapefiles that do not contain any ...
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Demographics, particulary age distribution in Wuhan and Hubei province

Are demographic data, specifically age distribution available for Wuhan and the Chinese Hubei province? I would like to know if the age distribution is somewhat comparable with other urban areas ...
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Population in adminstrative units (ADM-1) of the world

Is there a compiled dataset of all administrative units (ADM-1) of the world with population data? I know that https://www.geonames.org/ has the raw data, I am looking for a pre-compiled dataset
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Seeking block group data for USA for analyzing population change over time

I'm looking for a place to get data in the Census block group format that is not aggregated. Previously I tried to use the ACS 5 Year Survey, but their data aggregated five years so I was unable to ...
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How to find the country with the northernmost population?

I became interested in the question of which country has the most people living most northernly. I am posting this question here because I don't know where to find sources for that. I don't mean a ...
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Seeking Population Dataset of provinces in Europe?

I applied the following function of the R Tmap package: library(tmap) data(NLD_muni) NLD_muni$perc_men <- NLD_muni$pop_men / NLD_muni$population * 100 tm_shape(NLD_muni) + tm_polygons("...
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where can I find a data set on US's political ideology, i.e. democrats, republicans, socialist, anarchist..etc?

where can I find a data set on the US's political ideology, i.e. democrats, republicans, socialist, anarchist..etc? I need to calculate the percentage of democrats, republicans, libertarian, socialist,...
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Where can I get data on the number of hours worked by Americans?

I don't necessarily need microdata on the number of hours worked, but I would like to see some data on the percentile scale. I can't seem to find anything except for averages, which are not what I'm ...
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Historical data of languages spoken in country by percent population?

I am looking for a dataset that contains the languages spoken in each country and their respective percentages of the population, going back as far back into the historical record as possible. I ...
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Search population, zipcode by city from US census API

I am trying to fetch zip code, city name and population in a single file from this api, But can't get it right. Below one gives me population per city, but no zipcode https://api.census.gov/data/...
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How to determine the elevation of the average citizen of a given region?

In a recent course on steam systems for heating and humidification in buildings, we were instructed to use the atmospheric pressure at sea level as a starting point for calculations related to ...
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components of population change at block group level

I've been trying to find a good source that connects components of population change (births, deaths, migration) to the block level. Whats the best source for this?
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Population and GDP of the UK nations 1950-today

I'm looking for the population and GDP of the UK nations (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) from the 1950s to today, ideally at the yearly level. Any tip?
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Age structure of German population; 1925 census, large cities

Anybody knows where I can find data about German census at the city level for the period 1925-1935? In particular, I am interested in the age structure of the population of the largest cities, the ...
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Where is the official source for UK population + age profiles data

I am looking for the latest UK population data at the lowest possible level (output area?) to include age profile breakdowns (eg 18-25, 25-30, 30+ etc). Naturally I have googled the topic, and I'm ...
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World population density

I need a rough estimate of how many people live in each "cell" of the Earth. For instance, how many people live in the cell between latitudes 70/80 and longitudes 210/220? Exact number is not ...
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Thailand administrative boundaries and population dataset

Does anyone know where I can get polygons for Thailand admin 3 level (tambon) with population data?
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Yearly population projections for the fifty American states till 2050

I'm looking for population projections for the fifty American states (yearly up till 2050). Are these available online, or in any academic papers? Thanks. I've found the following two sources; the ...
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Quantitative data on number of insects per area over time?

In my surroundings a couple of people / friends have the feeling that the number of insects has declined over a number of years. Do you know of any sources of data which give quantitative numbers on ...
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Search population by city from the US census API

I'm interested in know the population by city, but I'm not finding that option on the API. Then, what I'm considering is to use the zipcodes to do make the mapping, that information seems to be ...
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centroids or boundaries of unincorporated communities

I have the Tiger places (dark green), which I believe contains census designated places. I also have the Census Bureau's Cartographic Boundary Shapefiles - Places (Incorporated Places and Census ...
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UK Cities and Towns

I've scoured the internet (including stack exchange) and trialled a few datasets but none have suited my needs. I'm after UK town and city names with long/lat positions and populations (so I can style ...
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EU workforce per commune

For a project I need geodata of communes with residential population and workforce (optimally also full-time equivalents, FTE) for at least FR, DE, IT, and AU. On Eurostat and EU Data Portal ...
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How can I get salary data on the gamer population in the US and/or Europe?

I am trying to conduct a study on the gaming population in the world for market research purposes. I want to know what the average % of income is spent on gaming (hard/soft ware). Are there any ...
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Largest U.S. cities per state in 1950

I am looking for a data set that contains the largest city for every US American state in 1950. The data should contain the city name, the state name, the population and, if possible, longitude and ...
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Looking for ways to estimate average household sizes based on their incomes (US census data)

The US census provides the population of households within a given area (say, census tract) making a certain amount of money per year (ACS T056). So if I were to be tasked to determine the population ...
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US county-to-county and/or state-to-state migration flows - historic data for the 20th century

I am looking for US county-to-county migration out flow data. That is, for every county in the United States (say, 1001 Autanga), the data would contain the absolute or relative number of people who ...
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US county-level data on population and urbanization rates 1950-2010

I am looking for county-level data from the U.S. containing the counties' name and FIPS code (or any other identifier) as well as information total population and urban population rates. How urban ...
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US Population/Housing Data?

I'm looking for population and housing data for the USA at the city-wide level. The 2010 Census page has this information available: http://www.census.gov/2010census/popmap/ipmtext.php?fl=06:0667000#...
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List of all world cities with populations over 100,000

I'm making use of the UN demographic yearbook which has a table listing most of the world's cities with populations over 100,000 (along with their populations). However, some major places are missing, ...
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Open large datasets on human body temperature?

Does anyone know of any large population-based dataset that recorded human body temperature?
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Number of people over age 65 in each ZCTA for each year since 2005

Population and age data for zip codes are easy to find for 2010 and later. Where can I find zip code level population and age data from 2005 to 2010? Specifically, I need the number of individuals ...
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workday population data for germany

I'm currently looking for workday population data in shp or any other gis file formats. I have found many of population data all over the world but couldn't find the ones that have daytime population. ...
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Need list of cities/municipalities of Germany along with population density

I need a list of cities/municipalities/towns/districts of Germany with their associated population density. Is there any free API providing that or a free database?
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Chinese demographic data (age, gender)

I am on a quest to find areas in China with disproportionate gender and/or age distributions. I don't really care if these areas are defined by political boundaries. Since map-making is largely ...
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prison population by ethnicity, nationality, and year, for each country

I am looking for some data which will let me, for each of the world's countries, inspect the number of prisoners and a breakdown of its prison population by ethnicity and nationality as a percentage ...
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Median age by state/city in Germany?

I would like to get any data that show median age by city/state in Germany (in English). For example, in Berlin it is 42.4, in Munich it is 43.7, etc... It would also be better if I can get just the ...
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CSV dataset of cities, including population and latitude/longitude [duplicate]

I'm attempting to set up a script to (roughly) evenly slice apart a map of the world by city population. Basically, the largest city in the world is added as a point on a Voronoi graph, and all nearby ...
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Are there time series of population data for the world urban areas?

A list of the world's largest urban area is available on wikipedia and cites 9 different possible data sources. This list gives only 2014 data (or another, single year). Is it possible to obtain time ...
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Where can I find biological time series data?

I'm looking for datasets for biological systems that have been modelled by systems of ODEs (or more general biological time series data). I can't even find a simple predator-prey dataset (from a legit ...
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Where are the rich and poor living?

Where to find a raster data set with population density and GDP per capita (global)? Earlier examples use an even distribution of GDP per capita, which makes no sense if you want to compare other ...
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