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Title: "ESRI: World Countries (Generalized)" (2004)
 
Description: World Countries (Generalized) represents generalized boundaries for the countries of the world, as they existed in January 2004. World Countries (Generalized) provides generalized political boundaries for the world in 2004. The generalized political boundaries improve draw performance and effectiveness at a global level. To display World Political Organization Membership attributes or CountryWatch Demographics attributes, join these tables to this attribute table using Fips_cntry or Cntry_name as the common field.
 
Keywords and Themes: Boundaries, Coastlines, Countries, Currencies, International Boundaries, International Codes, Polygons, Population, Society, Sovereignties
 
Filename Prefix: country.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2004/data_maps/world/data
Total size of data files: 0.178 MB
 
Data Type: ESRI SDC vector
Feature Type: Polygon
Coordinate System: GCS_WGS_1984
Datum: D_WGS_1984Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: World
Source Scale: 1:50,000,000

Created by: ESRI; ArcWorldTM Supplement
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: 20040307
Published Date: 20040301

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2004
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2004
Acquired Date: 20040630
Distribution Restrictions: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/gis/esridm/2004/help/rdstrght.htm

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Record ID: 2384_edm04