Growing Resources for Growing Cities: Density and the Cost of Municipal Public Services in Brazil, Chile, and Mexico

mydata.iadb.org | Last Updated 2 Oct 2017

This dataset collects information on municipal expenditures, water-sewerage-and trash collection service coverage, and basic socioeconomic characteristics at municipal level, for two census waves (2000; 2010) for all municipalities of Brazil, Chile, and Mexico.<br><br><b>Click here to access the data: https://mydata.iadb.org/d/hkh9-ch92</b></br></br>

Tags: cities; municipal management; municipal spending; public services; brazil; chile; mexico; urban propulation density

This dataset has the following 25 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
IDidtext
Country_Namecountry_nametext
Country_IDcountry_idtext
Region_Coderegion_codenumber
Region_Nameregion_nametext
State_Codestate_codenumber
State_Namestate_nametext
Municipal_Codemunicipal_codetext
Municipality_Namemunicipality_nametext
Metro area_Codemetro_area_codetext
Metro area_Namemetro_area_nametext
Microregion_Namemicroregion_nametext
Microregion_Codemicroregion_codetext
Year_Textyear_texttext
Year_Dateyear_datecalendar_date
Year of creation of municipality (post-2000)year_of_creation_of_municipality_post_2000text
Municipality belongs to a metro areamunicipality_belongs_to_a_metro_areanumber
Municipality is seat of the state governmentmunicipality_is_seat_of_the_state_governmentnumber
Municipality is primatemunicipality_is_primatenumber
Territorial extension (km2)territorial_extension_km2number
Indicator_Nameindicator_name_2text
Indicator_IDindicator_nametext
Indicator_Codeindicator_idtext
Valuevaluenumber
Location 1location_1location