East View offers the latest edition of the LandScan™ Global Population Database developed by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Using an innovative approach and the latest technologies, LandScan is the industry standard for global population distribution. As the world’s most accurate spatially referenced population distribution model and finest resolution global population database, LandScan is a valuable application in research, educational, humanitarian and corporate settings.
Features & Benefits
The LandScan dataset is available for purchase by country, region or globally. Choose from three convenient access methods offering 24/7 access and unlimited simultaneous users.
Also included are a robust set of metadata, documentation, and user guides to enable you to get the most information possible out of this data.
Note: LandScan is now available from Oak Ridge National Laboratory at no cost to individual academics or researchers from bona fide educational institutions as well as US Government agencies, contractors, and mission partners. Contact Oak Ridge for more information.
Request a trial or purchase LandScan datasets online.
FTP/DVD: An archival copy of the data delivered electronically via FTP or mailed on a DVD.
WMS/WCS: Easy access for GIS users to connect to the data hosted via a Web Mapping Service and Web Coverage Service with any GIS software.
WebApp: Easy access for non-GIS users to view, analyze and extract data via an easy to use Web Application accessible by anyone with a web browser.