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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format


Data Location

  • - General Directorate of Statistics, Surveys and Censuses Datasets
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes 2012 is the last year available
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX
    findable 3
    findable_steps Going to geodata portal of DGEEC
    licence_url Next to each dataset
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2 i'm not sure
    collector_name Dirección General de Estadística, Encuestas y Censos
    characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone I don't know what is level 1 and 2
    location - General Directorate of Statistics, Surveys and Censuses Datasets

    Reviewer comments

    General Directorate of Statistics, Surveys and Censuses has the datasets with the needed characteristics. The datasets Boundary Level 1 + 2 can be found under paraguay_2012_departamentos and barrios_y_localidades. 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   Lupinupa L
    Last modified   Fri Dec 02 2016 16:02:34 GMT+0000 (UTC)