|Title||Data on the fraction of farming area to pasture area for 52 selected municipalities in Mato Grosso and Pará|
|Abstract||Data on the fraction of farming to pasture area in a municipality for 52 municipalities in Mato Grosso and Pará.
Available years: 1995 and 2006.
Calculations based on the IBGE census data for the years 1995 and 2006. Data source: IBGE - http://www.sidra.ibge.gov.br/ (tabela 318, 854).
Aggregated farming and pasture areas were used to calculate a ratio of the measures which was joined to the boundaries of the corresponding municipalities. Rasterized to a sampled cell size of 90mx90m.
|Purpose||Overview and comparison. Land use intensity indicator. As input variable for land use analysis/ modellng purposes.|
|Keywords||farming, agriculture, pasture, Mato Grosso, Pará, economy, variable, land use intensity|