Livestock Density (LU/sq. km) (2005)
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Publishing Details

Map Type: 
Raster Map
Unit: 
LU/sq. km
Publication Date: 
May, 2011
Publisher: 
HarvestChoice/International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Years Covered: 
2005
Version: 
SChEF r12.05
Primary Contact: 
Ulrike Wood-Sichra

Abstract

Density of livestock per cell measured as livestock units (LU) in cell divided per total size of grid cell divided by 100 (in 2005) (aggregation type: WGHTD)

Data Sources & Credits

HarvestChoice/IFPRI 2010

Citation

HarvestChoice, 2011. "Livestock Density (LU/sq. km) (2005)." International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC., and University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. Available online at http://harvestchoice.org/node/4978.

Additional Attributes

Commodities:
Livestock
Lowest Geographic Unit: sub-Saharan Africa
Geographic Coverage: West Africa, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Format/Platform: Data available for download in CSV format. Spatial data layer may be explored using MAPPR and downloaded in geoTIFF and ASCII raster formats.
Funding Agency: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Keywords: Livestock