14 October 2015
| Dataset date: March 25, 2015-March 25, 2015
This dataset updates: Never
This Archive contains shapefiles for FEWS NET Food Security Outlook for West Africa.
It was last updated on March 25, 2015. The classification used is IPC V2.0 Compatible, aimed to address acute food insecurity.
The two shapefiles represent the two analytic periods:
westafrica201304_ML1 Most likely food security outcome for January-March 2015
westafrica201304_ML2 Most likely food security outcome for April-June 2015
Within the shapefiles, the food security outlook is contained in a field named as ML1 or ML2 according to the outlook period. The code itself is the IPC phase. Two additional codes are used:
66 = water
88 = parks, forests, reserves
99 = missing data (usually urban centers)