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Bhutan

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 No http://www.geo.gov.bt/Home/DataDetail?metadataId=75 copyright Exclusive right to the publication, production, or sale of the rights to a literary, dramatic, musical, or artistic work, or to the use of a commercial print or label, granted by law for a specified period of time to an author, composer, artist, distributor
In an open and machine-readable format SHP
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date No http://www.geo.gov.bt/Home/DataDetail?metadataId=75 Maintenance and update frequency asNeeded
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Go to websites and look for particular informaiton
licence_url http://www.geo.gov.bt/Home/Data
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name National Land Commission Secretariat
characteristics Markings of national traffic routes, National borders
location http://www.geo.gov.bt/ - Link to Bhutan Geo-Portal

Meta data

Data location   http://www.geo.gov.bt/ - Link to Bhutan Geo-Portal
Data licence   http://www.geo.gov.bt/Home/Data
Data format   SHP
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Executive Director, BMF
Last modified   Fri Dec 30 2016 09:31:46 GMT+0000 (UTC)