The diamonds dataset offers a comprehensive list of all known diamond deposits throughout the world.
The diamonds dataset offers a comprehensive list of all known diamond deposits throughout the world. Each deposit is coded with precise geographic coordinates, geological form of the diamond, and dates of discovery and first production. The dataset is available as GIS shapefiles as well as in spreadsheet (Excel) format. See codebook for definitions and further details.
Gilmore, Elisabeth; Nils Petter Gleditsch, Päivi Lujala & Jan Ketil Rød, 2005. 'Conflict Diamonds: A New Dataset', Conflict Management and Peace Science 22(3): 257–292
Current version: 1a
Updated: 9 Nov 2005
Range: 1946 - 2004
Units: Active, but no plans
Formats: Excel, Shapefile