National Maps 61% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1

Data format


Data Location

  • - The national geospatial portal
  • - Another national geospatial portal from the same agency
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No
    Downloadable at once No
    Up-to-date Yes
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX ESRI geodatabase, DXF, DWG and DGN are also available.
    findable 3
    findable_steps through google search and I already know the existence of the website
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 1
    collector_name National Geospatial Agency
    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 - The national geospatial portal, - Another national geospatial portal from the same agency


    The data is available in reusable format but it is not intuitive to obtain it through the website. Moreover, they have two similar website to provide public geospatial data. This is also confusing for people

    Reviewer comments

    Data for the layers required by this theme must be individually downloaded, making the process cumbersome.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
    Submitters   anonymous
    Last modified   Mon Dec 12 2016 14:37:22 GMT+0000 (UTC)