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Sweden

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, SHP, SHX Also available in MapInfo format.
Downloadable at once Yes Via FTP server.
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available No Account registration necessary.
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps googled for "öppna geodata" (open geodata)
licence_url http://www.lantmateriet.se/sv/Kartor-och-geografisk-inf CC-BY
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Lantmäteriet
Controlled access Yes
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 Based on the product "GSD-Översiktskartan, vektor" and "GSD-Höjddata, grid 50+"
location http://www.lantmateriet.se/sv/Kartor-och-geografisk-inf - Website of the Swedish mapping, cadastral and land registration authority, -

Meta data

Data location   http://www.lantmateriet.se/sv/Kartor-och-geografisk-inf - Website of the Swedish mapping, cadastral and land registration authority
Data licence   http://www.lantmateriet.se/sv/Kartor-och-geografisk-inf
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Peter Krantz
Last modified   Mon Nov 14 2016 17:17:23 GMT+0000 (UTC)