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Small-Scale Population Projection

The presented dataset RWI-GEO-GRID-POP-Forecast offers a projection of the population on the level of 1x1 km-grids up to the year 2050. The projection is based on the population data in the data set RWI-GEO-GRID ( 10.7807/microm:einwGeAl:v5). These data comprise for each grid cell population by age and gender for the year 2015. The applied methodological concept strongly follows the approach of the German Federal Statistical Office and the agglomerated results are in line with this projection. To take regional differences into account further regional indicators are taken into account.

DOI: 10.7807/pop:forecast:suf:v1

You will find further information about the data through its DOI or in the data report:
Breidenbach, P., M. Kaeding und S. Schaffner (2018), Population projection for Germany 2015-2050 on grid level (RWI-GEO-GRID-POP-Forecast). Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik (forthcoming) DOI: 10.1515/jbnst-2017-0149

RWI (2017), FDZ Data description: Population projection for Germany 2015–2050 on grid level (RWI-GEO-GRID-POP-Forecast). RWI Projektberichte download

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