National Maps 85% open


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 DBF, SHP, SHX Default is GDB-format. Detailed format information:
Downloadable at once Yes There are many types of maps, each can be downloaded at once covering the full country
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available No You need to register to download. The process is automated
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4 I knew beforehand where it was
findable_steps Typed in the URL
Collected by government Yes
usability 2 Formats are an issue dealing with geo-data
collector_name Styrelsen for Dataforsyning og Effektivisering Don't know the English name?
Controlled access Yes
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 - Generel map, - Different types of maps

Meta data

Data location - Generel map - Different types of maps
Data licence
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Niels Erik Kaaber Rasmussen
Last modified   Thu Feb 02 2017 19:52:26 GMT+0000 (UTC)