European urban population, 700 - 2000

This dataset contains estimates of the urban population (in thousands of inhabitants) between the years 700 and 2000 in 2,262 European settlements. It is based on previous historical demographic sources that have been critically assessed and systematically complemented with new population estimates for additional time windows, deriving from either quantitative sources or proxies. Missing data are covered by city-specific imputations. It contains European cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants. Furthermore medieval first and second nature geographical data for all cities have been added, as well as their historical names.

Metadata Access
Creator Buringh, E. (Utrecht University)
Publisher Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Contributor Buringh, E.; Dr. Dr. Ir. E. Buringh (Utrecht University)
Publication Year 2021
Rights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess; License:;
OpenAccess true
Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format application/pdf; .txt; .ods; xlsx
Discipline History;Economics;Geography
Spatial Coverage Europe