Administrative Boundaries 85% open

Brazil

What data is expected?

Data on administrative units or areas defined for the purpose of administration by a (local) government. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Boundary level 1
  • Boundary level 2
  • Coordinates (latitude, longitude)
  • Name of poligone (department, region, city)
  • Borders of poligone

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date No
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 1
findable_steps Once in IBGE's website you go to downloads section, click in "Geociências" (Geoscience), choose the files: organização_do_territorio (territory organization)> malhas_territoriais (territory modal)> malhas_municipais (municipal modal) and choose Brasil
licence_url http://www.ibge.gov.br/home/disseminacao/eventos/missao
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Brazilian Geography and Statistics Institute (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística - IBGE)
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location http://downloads.ibge.gov.br/downloads_geociencias.htm - Brazilian Geography and Statistics Institute (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística - IBGE)

This is an updated submission based on public dialogue, it can be seen here https://discuss.okfn.org/t/entry-for-administrative-boundaries-brazil/4534?u=tlacoyodefrijol

Meta data

Data location   http://downloads.ibge.gov.br/downloads_geociencias.htm - Brazilian Geography and Statistics Institute (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística - IBGE)
Data licence   http://www.ibge.gov.br/home/disseminacao/eventos/missao
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Oscar Montiel
Submitters   Oscar Montiel
Last modified   Wed Jun 14 2017 17:23:47 GMT+0000 (UTC)