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GHS - Settlement Model 1995

The GHS Settlement Model layers (GHS-SMOD) GHS-SMOD_GLOBE_R2023A delineate and classify settlement typologies via a logic of cell clusters population size, population and built-up area densities as defined by the stage I of the Degree of Urbanisation (European Commission & Statistical Office of the European Union, 2021) and recommended by the UN STAT COM. The raster dataset depicts the settlement classification per grid cell of 1 kmĀ².

Schiavina, Marcello; Melchiorri, Michele; Pesaresi, Martino (2023): GHS-SMOD R2023A - GHS settlement layers, application of the Degree of Urbanisation methodology (stage I) to GHS-POP R2023A and GHS-BUILT-S R2023A, multitemporal (1975-2030). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] doi: 10.2905/A0DF7A6F-49DE-46EA-9BDE-563437A6E2BA PID:

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