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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
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, KML, SHP, SHX The data could be downloaded (initially ) in PDF, GIF, TIFF, JPEG. Another option is: that the user can draw their own polygon and download it in KML format. But this is an advanced option; not by default the country polygon
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes According to
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps I googled "Mapa Mexico" and I found it ranked at the top
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name INEGI (National Institute of Statistics, Geography and Informatics)
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 - Mapa Digital de México, - roads, - water, - national borders

We acknowledge and thank Enrique Zapata for his contribution.

Meta data

Data location - Mapa Digital de México - roads - water - national borders
Data licence
Data format   DBF, KML, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Sergio Araiza
Last modified   Thu Dec 29 2016 22:00:56 GMT+0000 (UTC)