Administrative Boundaries 100% 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 Yes
In an open and machine-readable format GML
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 1
findable_steps Search for administrative boundaries and similar search terms, then digged into single websites and found the data more by chance than anything else
Collected by government Yes
usability 3 cannot tell, because I could not open the data (no software at hand) I'm not the right user to ask
collector_name Basisregistratie Kadaster (BRK)
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone could not open the file format but assume from descriptions of the format (GML) that all data is contained
location - PDOK is a national service to provide data online

Confirmed that all the characteristics are available with the GML dataset downloaded. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location - PDOK is a national service to provide data online
Data licence
Data format   GML
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Fri Jan 27 2017 15:26:40 GMT+0000 (UTC)