Centre for Economic and Regional Studies Databank

CENSUS TRACTS AND THEIR TRANSPORT CONNECTIONS (GEO)

CENSUS TRACTS AND THEIR TRANSPORT CONNECTIONS (GEO)

The GEO database consists all of the Hungarian census districts (45 555 unit) and assign all of the education institutions, the health institution and the company workplaces regarding these districts. Furthermore the database consists the distances between the districts and the necessary time and cost to reach one from the another. The producers of the database are the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, the Central European University, the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (CERS), the GEOX Ltd., Terra-Laky Ltd., and the AntaresNav Ltd. The support institution was the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. The database was created from 2013 to 2015.

Data host

CERS, CEU

The objective of the survey

The database creating connections between the Hungarian census districts and the relevant economic, education amd health related indicators together with the criterion of the distance between these districts and the environment of the districts.

Distributors of the database

HCSO

CEU

Geox Ltd.

Terra-Laky Ltd.

AntaresNav Ltd.

Sample size

45 555 census unit

Period

the base of the dataset is the districts of the Hungarian Census 2011

public transport data: 2014

private car data: 2015

company seats/workplace data 2014

education, health care, social institutions: 2015

Other features, comments

The database was divided into parts because of the large number of the variables and cases. The researchers can work with these parts regarding the goals of the research.

Main topics of data

Static description of the census districts

Variables regarding the districts, duration time and costs between two district

Administration data about the institutions (addresses of the nursery and pre-school, public education and tertiary education institution, health  and social institutions

Data about the company workplaces: the database build connections between the census districts and the tax identifier number of the companies. (By the help of this the statement of accounts will be able to merge to the database)

Postal codes of the districts