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City Centre Night Time Economy - Count of People - June 2022 Snapshot Edit

City Centre Night Time Economy – Count of People 

This data set is sourced from the Dundee City Council CCTV cameras. It shows a count of people in 4 specified areas in Dundee namely:

427 – Perth Rd / Sinderins
310 – St Andrews St / Seagate
321 – Nethergate / Marketgait W
555 – Gray St / Brook St (Broughty Ferry)

Data is currently being collected and will be published in due course. The data set will show a count of people within these areas between 11pm and 2am on Friday and Saturday nights. 

This data is experimental and subject to further refinement. Please note that due the nature of CCTV cameras at times data may not be collected as specified above. Therefore, caution should be exercised when analysing data and drawing conclusions for this data set.

CCTV datasets contain information on object detections taken from a selection of the CCTV cameras throughout Dundee City. CCTV images are translated into object counts, objects counted include ‘person’, ‘car’, ‘bicycle’, ‘bus’, ‘motorcycle', 'truck, ‘pickup truck 'and ‘van’. The data is generated and owned by Dundee City Council. Copyright © Dundee City Council 2022. This dataset is available for use under the Open Government Licence.

Background information about the Dundee CCTV cameras including a map showing the location of the cameras is available on the Dundee City Council website and can be accessed using the following link:


Additional Info

License UK Open Government Licence v3.0
Category Arts / Culture / History, Business and Economy, Council and Government, Law and Licensing, Public Safety, Transportation
Maintainer Dundee City Council
Date Created 2022-06-29
Date Updated 2022-06-30
Original dataset link https://data.dundeecity.gov.uk/datasets/dundeecity::city-centre-night-time-economy-count-of-people-june-2022-snapshot


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