Integrated Population and Environmental Data
IPUMS Terra integrates population and environmental data across disciplinary scientific domains, enabling research into dramatic transformations of human populations, the environment, and their interactions.
What is IPUMS?
IPUMS stands for data integrated across time, space and scientific domains. IPUMS makes it easy to study change and conduct comparative research--by imposing consistent codes, supplying detailed documentation, and creating customized datasets. Data and services are available free of charge. Learn more about IPUMS.
Read about IPUMS Terra's 2017 Summer Diversity Fellows' work on speeding up data transformations on the IPUMS & MPC blog.
IPUMS Terra (previously known as Terra Populus/TerraPop) was recently named one of GIS Geography's top 10 GIS data sources and featured in articles on GIS Geography and GIS Lounge.
Check out TerraScope - a new map-based portal for exploring the data in the IPUMS Terra collection. TerraScope lets you see where variables are available, display color-coded maps of area-level data, preview raster data, and more. Read more in a recent MPC Use it for Good blog post.
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