Africa in Maps

 

Content of the data repository

 

The data is presented in different formats


(1) ASCII files summarize the data at grid cell level.


(2) Aggregates at district, province and country level are provided in .CSV files


(3) Maps are included as GIF files

 

 

Grid cell data is available for:


administrative division


total population 2005 in persons per km2


city population 2005 in persons per km2


urban and peri-urban population 2005 in persons per km2


high-density rural population 2005 in persons per km2


low-density rural population 2005 in persons per km2


refugee camp population 2005 in persons


per capita consumption in kcal/day


people undernourished per km2


percentage undernourished per km2


people severely undernourished per km2


percentage severely undernourished per km2


production in mt cereal equivalents per capita


production surplus in mt cereal equivalents per capita


production surplus in mt cereal equivalents per capita relative to norm consumption


road type 1


road type 2


road type 3


Transport costs in US$/mtkm


per capita consumption of food aid in kcal/day


inflow of food aid in mt cereal equivalents


local procurement in mt cereal equivalents


costs of food aid in US$/mt cereal equivalents


length of growing period (LGP) in days

 

 

CSV-data is available for:


total population 2005 in persons, total for administrative unit


rural population 2005 in persons, total for administrative unit


urban population 2005 in persons, total for administrative unit


refugee population 2005 in persons, total for administrative unit


undernourished adults (BMI<18.5), total for administrative unit


severely undernourished adults (BMI<16), total for administrative unit


undernourished children (weight < 2sd of norm), total for administrative unit


severely undernourished children (weight < 3sd of norm), total for administrative unit


per capita consumption in kcal per day, average for administrative unit


per capita consumption of food aid in kcal per day, average for administrative unit


transport costs on primary roads in US$/mtkm, average for administrative unit


transport costs on secondary roads in US$/mtkm, average for administrative unit


transport costs on tertiary roads in US$/mtkm, average for administrative unit


production in mt cereal equivalents per capita, average for administrative unit


production surplus in mt cereal equivalents per capita, average for administrative unit


production surplus in mt cereal equivalents per capita relative to norm consumption, average for administrative unit


inhabitants of major cities and administrative capitals by city


inhabitants of refugee camps by camp

 

 

Country maps are available for:


total population 2005 in people per km2


low density rural population in persons per km2


high density rural population 2005 in people per km2


urban population 2005 in people per km2


city population in persons per km2


refugee camp population


undernourished persons


severely undernourished persons


undernourished persons as percentage of total population


severely undernourished persons as percentage of total population


total consumption per capita in kcal/day


per capita consumption of food aid


presence of primary roads


presence of secondary roads


presence of tertiary roads


transport costs in US$/mtkm


production in mt cereal equivalents per capita


production in mt cereal equivalents per capita in surplus areas


production in mt cereal equivalents per capita in surplus areas relative to norm consumption


inflow of food aid in mt cereal equivalents


costs of delivering food aid to recipients in US$/mt at site

 

 

Note: mt means metric ton (1000 kg). sd means standard deviation