[OSM-talk] Map of Population Density vs. OpenStreetMap density

Darafei "Komяpa" Praliaskouski me at komzpa.net
Sun Jul 7 00:00:38 UTC 2019


On Fri, Jul 5, 2019 at 4:09 PM Jean-Marc Liotier <jm at liotier.org> wrote:

> On Fri, July 5, 2019 2:40 pm, Christoph Hormann wrote:
> >
> > One warning:  All global population data sets that exist are rough
> > estimates with usually significant systematic biases and errors.  For
> > example in Switzerland the data set you used sees high population
> > density in mountain areas with no basis in reality.
> Same in rural Senegal. Low-resolution population data I guess.

Can you point to a specific place please?

What would be the population dataset that you would recommend for Senegal?
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