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Laos Population and Poverty Rate 2019

This dataset consists of quantitative information related to population and poverty such as total population, total households, number of female, and poverty rate. The information is represented at provincial level.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • Poverty reduction
  • SDG1 No Poverty
  • English
  • Lao
Dataset reference date January 1, 2019
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
West bounding coordinates 100.083129882812
East bounding coordinates 107.635070800781
South bounding coordinates 13.9098234176636
North bounding coordinates 22.5092086791992
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) (CRS:84)
Positional Accuracy There is no information about positional accuracy.
Attribute Accuracy There is no attribute accuracy known.
Logical Consistency There is no logical consistency known.
Completeness The data is complete.
Process Step The information about poverty and population was extracted from the reports published by the Lao Statistics Bureau, Ministry of Planning and Investment, and joined with the provincial data for producing geospatial dataset.
Lineage Lao Statistics Bureau (; Data HDX (
Attributes Province: Province name; TPOP: Total population; Female: Number of female; TH: Total households; PovRate: Poverty rate
License Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike
Copyright Yes
Version 1.0
Keywords poverty rate
Date uploaded November 5, 2020, 22:44 (UTC)
Date modified December 1, 2020, 21:28 (UTC)