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LUE User Guide: A tool to calculate the Land Use Efficiency and the SDG 11.3 indicator with the Global Human Settlement Layer

LUE tool stands for Land Use Efficiency tool and it is a tool developed by the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) Team. This tool, developed in Python language, allows user calculating easily and quickly some indicators on the change of land in an area of interest. The tool is designed to be use with GHS Layers on Built-up area and population, but it can be easily adapted also to other input data. This guide provides instructions about installing and using the LUE tool in the open source software QGIS and provides suggestions for the output interpretation.