Administrative Boundaries 80% 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 No
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps 1. Go to Segeplan's webpage 2. Select SNIT (Territorial Information System) 3. Select Downloads.
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Secretaría General de Planificación
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location - Ide-Segeplan downloads, - Sistema Nacional de información Territorial, - Infraestructura de Datos Especiales (IDE), - Downloads
The shapefiles that can be downloaded at fulfils all the characteristic. There is a "Access to Public Information" law. It specifies access to information, but not whether the data can be freely reused by anyone for any purpose. Therefore the license does not count as open.

Thank you Daniel Villatoro for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location - Ide-Segeplan downloads - Sistema Nacional de información Territorial - Infraestructura de Datos Especiales (IDE) - Downloads
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Tue Apr 04 2017 10:46:06 GMT+0000 (UTC)