Data name: 
wps
Data Category: 
socio-economy
Data Path: 
socio-economy/wps/ref
Data Last Access: 
Wednesday, 13 September, 2017
Data JRC Contact Info: 
cesar.carmona-moreno@ec.europa.eu
Data Credits: 
UN/DESA 2017
Data Availability: 
FREE
Data Spatial Resolution Description: 
Country
Data temporal frequency: 
multi-year
Data Spatial Extent: 
Data Region of Interest: 
World
Data Short Description: 
United Nations - Department ofEconomic and SocialAffairs, PopulationDivision
Data Extended Description: 
The 2017 Revision of World Population Prospects is the twenty-fifth round of official United Nations population estimates and projections that have been prepared by the Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat. The main results are presented in a series of Excel files displaying key demographic indicators for each development group, income group, region, subregion and country or area for selected periods or dates within 1950-2100. A publication labelled Key findings and advance tables, which provide insights on the results of this latest revision, is also made available. Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division