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The Many Uses of Demographic Reporting Tools

Written by technology on . Posted in Geospatial data analysis, Geospatial technology, Location intelligence

Geospatial data

The world’s population is expected to grow 50% over the next forty years. That would mean there will be over nine billion people in the world. Understanding the demographics of those numbers; where the people will be concentrated, where the jobs will be, how the people will be cared for, etc. Is essential information for both governments and commercial industries.


The number of people, where they are, what their incomes are, etc impacts the production of products, projected sales and manufacturing, in addition to the need for food distribution and job growth. There is a near endless list of reasons this information is vitally important, which is why demographic reporting tools are so important.

For example, where people will be located is important to better understand the needs for food distribu