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Data Overview

The physical structure of urban economies - comparative assessment
Samuel Niza and André Pina and Daniela Ferreira and Luis Santos and Paulo Ferrão
Data Points


MTU Area Sub-area Indicator Year Value Unit Comments
Demographics General Area 2000 7,705 km2
Demographics General GDP per capita 2000 3.59 thousand $
Local consumption General Local consumption 2000 166,796 kt
Material input General Material input 2000 175,806 kt
Demographics General Nominal GDP 2000 57,731 mils $
Demographics General Population 2000 16,086 n
Demographics General Population Density 2000 2,088 hab/km2

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