National Maps 78% open


What data is expected?

A geographical map of the country including national traffic routes, stretches of water, and markings of heights. The map must at least be provided at a scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km). Geographic information is instrumental for many use cases, including the mapping of unemployment statistics or demographics, as well as journey planning. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km)
  • Markings of national traffic routes
  • Markings of relief/heights
  • Markings of water stretches
  • National borders

How open is the data?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format


Data licence

Data Location

  • - Download geodata at the end of the website
  • - Geoserver access
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format DBF, GML, KML, SHP, SHX, WFS
    findable 3
    findable_steps Search google maps of Argentina and when you enter into the site of the national geographic institute, you have to look for the geodates.
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2
    collector_name Instituto Geográfico Nacional
    characteristics Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km), Markings of national traffic routes, Markings of relief/heights, Markings of water stretches, National borders
    location - Download geodata at the end of the website, - Geoserver access

    Reviewer comments


    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
    Submitters   Guido López Avakian
    Last modified   Thu Dec 08 2016 20:06:39 GMT+0000 (UTC)