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Geo-referencing of Ethnic Groups in Mekong Region

The “Geo-referencing of ethnic groups” (GREG) dataset employs geographic information systems (GIS) to represent group territories as polygons.

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Dataset topic category Ethnic minorities and indigenous people
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Use limitations When using the GREG data for your research, please cite: Weidmann, Nils B., Jan Ketil Rød, and Lars-Erik Cederman. 2010. "Representing Ethnic Groups in Space: A New Dataset". Journal of Peace Research 47(4): 491–99.
Dataset reference date March 12, 2020
Temporal extent's start date January 1, 2010
Temporal extent's end date January 1, 2010
  • Cambodia
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam
West bounding coordinates 92.2049789428711
East bounding coordinates 109.464851379395
South bounding coordinates 5.63347053527832
North bounding coordinates 28.5465240478516
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) (CRS:84)
Process Step The original dataset was downloaded from the website and clipped for Mekong Region.
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Keywords indigenous people,Ethnic minorities
Date uploaded March 12, 2021, 21:26 (UTC)
Date modified May 15, 2021, 07:52 (UTC)