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Germany

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): 3

Data format

DBF, SHP, SHX, WFS

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes
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 +WMS
findable 4
findable_steps search engine
licence_url http://www.geodatenzentrum.de/geodaten/gdz_rahmen.gdz_d
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Bundesamt Kartographie und Geodäsie
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 http://www.geodatenzentrum.de/geodaten/gdz_rahmen.gdz_d - page describing data avialability

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   walter palmetshofer
Last modified   Thu Dec 15 2016 18:51:57 GMT+0000 (UTC)