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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?

Departments and Arrondissements cover Boundary Level 1 + 2; with all the needed characteristics. The dataset can be easily downloaded for free and has open license. Submission was minorly modified to add the formats SHX + DBF with the shapefiles. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Data location - GeoFLA contains all administrative boundaries in France and in overseas departments and territories (regions, departments, cantons, municipalities)
Data licence
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Michael Leow
Submitters   Open Knowledge
Last modified   Mon Dec 26 2016 13:06:18 GMT+0000 (UTC)



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