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application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Poverty - Undernourishment

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 from existing data source: FAO - VAO1 Number of people undernourished. http://www.fao.org/hunger/en/ Prevalence calculated using State of the Tropics population data 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Population 15 years and younger 2010-2050

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: United Nations Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs - World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision. Projections and calculations based on median population growth and the assumption that the proportion of the population living in tropical regions of large nations that straddle the tropics remains constant.  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Society - Health - Under 5 mortality

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Data is calculated for the State of the Tropics 2014 report from existing data source: World Population Prospects: the 2012 revision. http://esa.un.org/wpp/ 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - population 1950-2010

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: United Nations Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs - World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision.  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Life Expectancy

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: World Population Prospects: the 2012 revision. File MORT/7-1: Life expectancy at birth (both sexes combined) by major area, region and country, 1950-2100 (years) 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Agricultural Land

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics from original source: Agricultural land area FAOAgricultural Land Area – FAO Data. Represents the area of agricultural land by nation 1960 – 2009.  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Work - Unemployment

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 Report: Key Indicators of the Labour Market (KILM Databased) International Labour Organisation. http://kilm.ilo.org/kilmnet/ 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Education - Youth Literacy

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: Barro and Lee Education Attainment Dataset: http://www.barrolee.com/ 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Education - Adult Literacy

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source :Barro and Lee Educational Attainment Dataset http://www.barrolee.com/ 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Education - Mean years of schooling

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Data calculation from original source for State of the Tropics 2014 report: Barro and Lee education attainment dataset.  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Society - Health - Tuberculosis

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Data calculated for the State of the Tropics 2014 Report using existing data source: WHO Global TB Database ('WHO TB Burden Estimates') at http://www.who.int/tb/country/global_tb_database/en/;  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Extreme Poverty - $1.25 per day

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: PovcalNet, World Bank: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm?2 This dataset shows the percentage of people living on less than $1.25 per day across regions within the Tropics and contrasting with data for the rest of the world. Estimates, 1980-2010 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Governance - Control of Corruption

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index. This indicator measures the extent to which public power is exercised for private grain, including both petty and grand forms of corruption, as well as “capture” of the state by elites and private interests. It also measures the strength and effectiveness of a country’s policy and institutional framework to prevent and combat corruption. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Primary Forest

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics from original source: FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment. http://www.fao.org/forestry/fra/41256/en/ 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Human Security - Refugees

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: World Bank Development Indicators. Refugee population by country or territory of origin. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Communications - Fixed Broadband Subscribers

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and data base and World Bank Estimates. Fixed broadband Internet subscribers are the number of broadband subscribers with a digital subscriber line, cable modem, or other high-speed technology. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - The Ecosystem - Land and Water - Land Degradation

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: Bai et al (2008). Proxy global assessment of land degradation. Soil Use and Management, 24: 223-234 & Bai et al Glada Report 5 Nov 2008 (ISRIC) Represents the % change in land degradation between 1981-2003 as an integrated measure from remote sensing data 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Governance - Homicide

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: World Bank Development Indicators. Intentional Homicides per 100 000 people. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Foreign Direct Investment

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: World Bank Development Indicators. Foreign Direct Investment, net inflows (% of GDP). 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Infrastructure - Sanitation

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: World Health Organisation/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Progamme (JMP) for Water Supply & Sanitation. The proportion of the population using an improved sanitation facility is the percentage of the population with access to facilities that hygienically separate human excreta from human contact. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Oceans - Coral Reefs

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: World Resources Institute (WRI) Reefs at Risk 1998. Reefs at Risk Revisited 2010 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Science and Technology - Scientific Articles

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics report from original source: IP.JRN.ARTC.SC - Scientific and technical journal articles - Scientific and technical journal articles refer to the number of scientific and engineering articles published in the following fields: physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, clinical medicine, biomedical research, engineering and technology, and earth and space sciences. 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Moderate Poverty - $2 per day

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: PovcalNet, World Bank: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm?2 Description of Data: % of people living on less than $2 per day Estimates, 1980-2010 More information www.stateofthetropics.org 

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Population Projections 2010-2050

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Data calculated for State of the Tropics 2014 report from original source: United Nations Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs - World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision. Data was calculated from median population growth and based on the assumption that the proportion of the population living in the tropical regions of large nations that straddle the tropics remains constant.  

application/x-fascinator-package State of the Tropics - Society - Urban Population

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This dataset is available as a spreadsheet in both MS Excel (.xlsx) and OpenDocument v1.2 (.ods) formats.