National Maps 80% open

Hong Kong

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 It is GeoTIFF.
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Go to Data.Gov.HK
licence_url https://data.gov.hk/en/terms-and-conditions
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Survey and Mapping Office, Lands Department
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 https://data.gov.hk/en-data/dataset/hk-landsd-openmap-o - ortophoto and topographic maps available Raster data only

Meta data

Data location   https://data.gov.hk/en-data/dataset/hk-landsd-openmap-o - ortophoto and topographic maps available
Data licence   https://data.gov.hk/en/terms-and-conditions
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Nov 22 2016 01:10:04 GMT+0000 (UTC)