Administrative Boundaries 65% open

Philippines

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 It is only viewable online
Downloadable at once No In order to download data; a letter must be sent to NAMRIA
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Go to the NAMRIA Map Viewer; search under "boundary" for the Layers: Regional, Provincial, Municipal Boundaries
licence_url http://data.gov.ph/policy/ 5. All datasets accessible through this website are provided free of charge for use, reuse, redistribution, adaptation, sharing, or the commercialization of any derivative works.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA) http://www.namria.gov.ph/
collector_non_gov No reason found.
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location http://www.geoportal.gov.ph/viewer/ - NAMRIA Map Viewer
Data (shapefiles) for administrative boundaries can be found at https://www.philgis.org/ free for educational and nonprofit use. Other sites also have this data published online.

All characteristics are viewable under the NAMRIA Map Viewer; search under "boundary" for the Layers: Regional, Provincial, Municipal Boundaries. However, the dataset is not downloadable as a letter needs to be written to NAMRIA for access. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.geoportal.gov.ph/viewer/ - NAMRIA Map Viewer
Data licence   http://data.gov.ph/policy/
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Dec 20 2016 11:32:57 GMT+0000 (UTC)