Administrative Boundaries 100% open

Taiwan

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 DBF, SHP, SHX
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps search on Taiwan's open data portal
licence_url http://data.gov.tw/license#eng
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Ministry of the Interior
characteristics Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone
location http://data.gov.tw/node/7438 - County boundaries, http://data.gov.tw/node/7442 - Municipalities, prefectures and municipal boundaries , http://data.gov.tw/node/7441 - Township boundaries

Concur with the original submitters that all the characteristic are available and downloadable. Added the municipal and Township shapefile. Data are considered open as there is an open data license (as per in Data Portal). Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   http://data.gov.tw/node/7438 - County boundaries
   http://data.gov.tw/node/7442 - Municipalities, prefectures and municipal boundaries
   http://data.gov.tw/node/7441 - Township boundaries
Data licence   http://data.gov.tw/license#eng
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   lycurgus kk
Last modified   Thu Nov 10 2016 15:07:20 GMT+0000 (UTC)