Administrative Boundaries 61% 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?

Data Usability Beta

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

Data format


Data Location

  • - "Geoserver" with maps for different subjects
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No There is no information about licensing
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date No
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX
    findable 1
    findable_steps Started with a google search for the administrative boundaries, went to all the different results but ended in the geoservidor page. There I couldn't really find the data I was looking for and can't remember how I got to a list of all the
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 3
    collector_name Ministerio del Ambiente
    characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
    location - "Geoserver" with maps for different subjects

    Reviewer comments

    Confirmed and concur with original submitter ( that the GeoServidor page contains the needed characteristic to be downloaded under the Departmental Limit, Provincial Limit and District Limit links. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Michael Leow
    Submitters   anonymous
    Last modified   Thu Feb 02 2017 12:04:29 GMT+0000 (UTC)