Geospatial and Farming Systems Research Consortium Data Library
We provide a variety of data for a selection of countries.
Raster Image type format intended for use in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Provided in GeoTiff with defalte compression. Should work with all major GIS applications including ArcGIS, QGIS, GDAL, and R. Unless otherwise noted all data has a 30 arc-second resolution grid (0.5 minutes, ~1 sq. km).
Vector Points, lines or polygons format intended for use in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Provided as Shapefiles compressed inside of a Zip (Unzip to use). Should work with all major GIS applications including ArcGIS, QGIS, GDAL, and R. Accents, non-Latin text, and some special characters may not be correct.
Table Comma seperated text files compressed inside a Zip (Unzip to use). Should work with spreadsheets, statistical programs, GIS, and databases.
Theme Zips Zip compressed file containing all of the data listed under a given theme. Possible formats included are listed above.
All sources are cropped, and resampled when needed to the country borders as outlined in the GADM data source.
Climate variables from worldclim.org
Global Administrative Boundaries from gadm.org
Worldwide soil properties map from soilgrids.org
Population density estimates for 2010, covering South America, Africa, and Asia by worldpop.org.uk