This dataset is provided by Location Sciences and records location traces of mobile devices of anonymised users within England (90% of the data fall within the England boundary) during the period Mar 2017- Feb 2018 inclusively.

Due to the size of this dataset, the data are available in Apache Parquet format and there is a single Parquet file for a single day. Each row is a location trace of the device and the columns include a timestamp, an unidentifiable user reference, device information (e.g., types, OS and languages), device location (in lat/lon), movement speed (in metres), location service type and other connection information.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Product Location Sciences Mobile Devices Movement Data
Date Range 01/03/2017-28/02/2018
Collecting Date 01/03/2017
Data Collector Location Sciences
Analytical Units Individual
Data Kind Apache Parquet
Bounding box England
Nation United Kingdom
Source Location Sciences
Creator Hai Nguyen
Creator Email
Maintainer Consumer Data Research Centre
Maintainer Email


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