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Description of the data used in the study.

Data used Data description Year Data source
Cairo districts boundaries Cairo districts geographical boundaries layer in ARC map 2017 Digitized by author based on
Day-time land surface temperature (LST) Raster image of day-time LST covering the study area (18.06.2017 to 25.06.2017) NASA Satellite remote sensing MODIS (MOD11A2) consisting of LST at 8 days temporal and Global 1.00 km spatial resolution Grid V006 both for day-time and night-time conditions during the period. (
Night-time LST Raster image of night-time LST covering the study area    
Normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) Raster image of LST covering the study area (1.06.2017 to 30.06.2017) NASA Satellite remote sensing MODIS (MOD13A3) for NDVI data provided monthly at 1-km spatial resolution. (
Population distribution in Cairo districts Excel file containing the population distribution in Cairo districts according to age (<5 and >65) 2017 (CAPMAS, 2017)
Deprivation Index Deprivation index table in Cairo districts 2006 (UNDP Egypt & MOPLD [18])

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