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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
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Went to, and tried to find a dataset matching the criteria.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name The Norwegian Mapping Authority
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 - - geodata-portal for Norway, - N250 map data

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Meta data

Data location - - geodata-portal for Norway - N250 map data
Data licence
Data format   DBF
Reviewer   Oscar Montiel
Submitters   Oscar Montiel
Last modified   Wed Jun 14 2017 23:12:07 GMT+0000 (UTC)