Poverty in Laos by district (2015)

This dataset displays under indicators of poverty, namely density, % urban population, poverty headcount, poverty gap, poverty severity, access to sanitation, water, electricity, telephone of Laos at district administrative level. This data is based on population and housing census 2015.

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Field Value
Dataset topic category SDG 1 No poverty
Language
  • English
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Dataset reference date January 9, 2019
GeoNames
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
West bounding coordinates 100.083129882812
East bounding coordinates 107.635070800781
South bounding coordinates 13.9098234176636
North bounding coordinates 22.5092086791992
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) (CRS:84)
Logical Consistency This dataset is invented by combining existing data that are openly available for visualization purpose. There is no guarantee of accuracy or correctness.
Completeness This dataset is invented by combining existing data that are openly available for visualization purpose.
Process Step This dataset is invented by combining existing data that are openly available for visualization purpose for Open Development Laos. Then the result is made available to various formats such as SHP, KML, GeoJSON, and CSV.
Lineage Lao admin layers retrieved from https://data.humdata.org/dataset/lao-admin-boundaries (humanitarian use only) Poverty data: Results of Population and Housing Census 2015 ; Provisional Report of the 4th Lao Population and Housing Census 2015; Where are the poor? Lao PDR 2015 census-based poverty map : province and district level results
Attributes Data Fields [2015] PCode = Province Code; Province = Province Name; DCode = District Code; District = District Name; Area = Area in sq km; Density = Population density per sq km; Population = Number of population; Village_Nu = Total districts; Household = Total households; Urban_popu = Percentage of urban population; Poverty_He = Poverty Headcount Rate (%); Poverty_Ga = Poverty Gap Rate (%); Poverty_Se = Poverty Severity Rate (%); Improved_S = Percentage of population using improved sanitation; Improved_W = Percentage of population using improved water sources; Using_Elec = Percentage of population accessing electricity; Own_a_Phon = Percentage of population owning a telephone; district_p = Province Name in Lao; district_1 = District Name in Lao;
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Version 1
Date uploaded January 10, 2019, 06:50 (UTC)
Date modified October 30, 2020, 16:19 (UTC)