Administrative Boundaries 85% 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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, GML, SHP, SHX WFS only in test service. Mapinfo MIF also available (not in the list).
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available No
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Just google or look from the main page of NLS Finland.
Collected by government Yes Data is collected by National Land Survey of Finland, which is governmental organisation responsible of national mapping, cadastre and land ownership in Finland.
usability 2
collector_name National Land Survey of Finland.
Controlled access Yes
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location - Open data file service

Since the site requires user to enter email before the files are sent as a link to be downloaded, the submission was modify to indicate that a login is needed to download the data. Under the "File Service of Open Data" page, select the Municipal Division 1:250000, TietoaKuntajaosta_2017_250k. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location - Open data file service
Data licence
Data format   DBF, GML, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Dec 07 2016 07:40:52 GMT+0000 (UTC)