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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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes
In an open and machine-readable format The data is available via WMTS service which is not available in the list
Downloadable at once No reviewer: I have changed the initial answer YES to NO because WMTS, like WMS protocol, is not constructed in such a way to support a meaningful download, especially with this kind of data.
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps search for „basemap“ in Google
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name City of Vienna and further regional, local and national government agencies of Austria
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 - National open government data map of Austria, - WMTS URL ,{%22cente - map viwer
Answer given on behalf of Wolfgang Jörg, GIS Coordinator of Vienna. reviewer: Austria offers WMTS services to freely access the data. However, this protocol is not suitable for data download.

Meta data

Data location - National open government data map of Austria - WMTS URL{%22cente - map viwer
Data licence
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Robert Harm
Last modified   Fri Dec 09 2016 07:22:41 GMT+0000 (UTC)