Administrative Boundaries 78% open


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?

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


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, SHP, SHX, WFS
findable 3
findable_steps search
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location -


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Reviewer comments

All characteristics are matched by the dataset, is free and easily downloadable. The only item missing is an open license; the Geodata Access Law only covers non-commercial. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Sat Dec 17 2016 14:28:39 GMT+0000 (UTC)