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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 Creative Commons 4.0 BY NAME
In an open and machine-readable format GML, SHP, WFS WFS is only available in testing service, not in actual production service. Also Mapinfo MIF available (not in the list).
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes Services for testing the data is totally open, but you need to give your e-mail address in order to use the actual on-line service.
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Just google or look from the main page of NLS Finland
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name National Land Survey of Finland
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 - File service of open data

Meta data

Data location - File service of open data
Data licence
Data format   GML, SHP, WFS
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Dec 07 2016 07:32:54 GMT+0000 (UTC)