wpp2017-package: World Population Prospects 2017

Description Details Note Source References


Data from the United Nations World Population Prospects 2017, released on June 21, 2017.


Package: wpp2017
Version: 1.2-1
Date: 2019-2-22
URL: http://esa.un.org/wpp

The package contains the following datasets:


The package wppExplorer offers a shiny user interface to explore these datasets as well as functions for convenient extraction of information from the data, see function wpp.indicator in wppExplorer, or https://rstudio.stat.washington.edu/shiny/wppExplorer/inst/explore/.


These datasets are based on estimates and projections of United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2017).


World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision. http://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp.

wpp2017 documentation built on May 2, 2019, 7:22 a.m.