Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Satellite Images Reveal Gaps in Global Population Data

View as: Print Mobile App Share:
Crowded market, Lagos, Nigeria

A crowded market in Lagos. Satellite-image-processing technology can estimate population density from the layout of streets and buildings.

Credit: Thomas Dworzak/Magnum

Nigerian health officials won't have to rely on flawed, decade-old census data when they plan deliveries of the measles vaccine next year.

From Nature
View Full Article


No entries found

Sign In for Full Access
» Forgot Password? » Create an ACM Web Account