The WDC is concerned with the collection, management, distribution and utilization of data from Chinese provinces, autonomous regions and counties,including:
Resource data:management,distribution and utlilzation of land, water, climate, forest, grassland, minerals, energy, etc.
Environmental data:pollution,environmental quality, change, natural disasters,soli erosion, etc.
Biological resources:animals, plants,wildlife
Social economy:agriculture, industry, transport, commerce,infrastructure,etc.
Population and labor
Geographic background data on scales of 1:4M,1:1M, 1:(1/2)M, 1:2500, etc.