Population Density, 2000

Map type: Base Maps

This map shows the population density of North America for the year 2000 in number of people per square kilometer.

The data layer was compiled by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) and Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT).

Source: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University; and Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT). 2005.Gridded Population of the World Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Density Grids. Palisades, NY: Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Columbia University. Available at http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/gpw. (May 2007)

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