Noise exposure around the Schiphol airport
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Noise exposure gives the number of people exposed to different levels of noise in the vicinity of Schiphol airport
In Lu & Morrell (2006) the level of noise is measured in Kosten unit (KU). 10 KU was used as the background level. Number of residences within the noise contour 20-10 KU is missing from their data (unavailable).
KU cannot be converted to noise exposure in dB(A) 
Visser et al (2005) published a noise map (although this is probably not the original place of publication).
- Schiphol Group (2002). Gebruiksplan Schiphol 2001. The Netherlands. In:Lu, C. & Morrell, P. (2006). Determination and applications of environmental costs at different sized airports - aircraft noise and engine emissions
- Otto Visser, Joop H van Wijnen and Flora E van Leeuwen: Incidence of cancer in the area around Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in 1988–2003: a population-based ecological study. BMC Public Health 2005, 5:127 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-5-127
List of parents:
Schiphol Group (2002):
Kosten unit (KU): number of residences
- >65: 14
- 60-65: 33
- 55-60: 70
- 50-55: 402
- 45-50: 1675
- 35-40: 3358
- 35-40: 3857
- 30-35: 13539
- 25-30: 44048
- 20-25: 55634